Experimenting With Offline Data Synchronization Using jQuery And ColdFusion
As a reader of this blog you will know that we have become very interested in the issue of mobile business apps and how they can be designed to deal with situations when the device is offline or there is poor signal.
We came across this article http://www.bennadel.com/blog/2005-experimenting-with-offline-data-synchronization-using-jquery-and-coldfusion.htm recently from Ben Nadel a very well respected developer in New York City.
It is worth checking out the article that Ben wrote. Even though it is a few years old, it does lay out some of the challenges involved in solving the issues of building mobile apps that can keep on working when the device does not have good connectivity.
The conclusion of the article is shown below.