System Technical Requirements

EMu is a collections management system that provides both client-server and web browser access to a collection.

A typical hardware connectivity setup for an EMu installation is illustrated below. In this setup a multi-user server machine provides database server facilities to both:

  • Local and remote EMu client workstations


  • Local and remote browser-based Internet / Intranet users


EMu Connectivity Overview

Large EMu sites in particular may have a dedicated web server located outside the corporate firewall. In this case EMu web services reside on the external web server and gain access to the EMu server via a secure connection through the corporate firewall.

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