Client Side

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Client-side refers to operations that are performed by the client in a client–server relationship. Typically a web browser, that runs on a user’s local computer connects to a server as necessary. Operations may be performed client-side because they require access to information or functionality that is available on the client but not on the server or because the user needs to observe them or provide input. Additionally, if operations can be performed by the client, without sending data over the network, they may take less time, use less bandwidth, and incur a lesser security risk. (Source: WikiPedia)

About David Rashty

David Rashty, an entrepreneur and one of the early web pioneers, has over twenty years’ experience as a CTO and a CEO. He has been involved in several start-ups and established companies and was the founder of two successful ventures.David is currently using his proven leadership and management skills to act as a Part Time CTO or "JumpStart" CTO for several early-stage ventures; this includes helping them design and develop their product and IT infrastructure.David holds a BS in computer science and an M.Sc in educational technology. He has been a adjunct university professor, given numerous workshops, written several books and articles on information technology and received numerous innovation awards.