Solved

Opening Remote & Local Data Connection

Posted on 2016-08-24
2
57 Views
Last Modified: 2016-08-24
Is it better (ie: more efficient) to open a data connection on your local machine and leave it open while the software is running (ie: race management software while timing a race) or continuing to open and close it as it is needed if it is needed fairly frequently?  

Same question for a remote connection.

I am using sql server 2012 express locally and web version remotely and the web site that houses these results will be getting significant traffic while the results are being processed.

I am using a vb6 application.
0
Comment
Question by:Bob Schneider
2 Comments
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Éric Moreau earned 500 total points
ID: 41769188
Local or remote, it would be more efficient to keep the connection open if you don't have thousands of simultaneous users (connections)
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Bob Schneider
ID: 41769193
Thank you!
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Everyone has problem when going to load data into Data warehouse (EDW). They all need to confirm that data quality is good but they don't no how to proceed. Microsoft has provided new task within SSIS 2008 called "Data Profiler Task". It solve th…
JSON is being used more and more, besides XML, and you surely wanted to parse the data out into SQL instead of doing it in some Javascript. The below function in SQL Server can do the job for you, returning a quick table with the parsed data.
Via a live example, show how to shrink a transaction log file down to a reasonable size.
Viewers will learn how to use the UPDATE and DELETE statements to change or remove existing data from their tables. Make a table: Update a specific column given a specific row using the UPDATE statement: Remove a set of values using the DELETE s…

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question