Web Databases for
As I've said earlier, this whole case arose primarily so that
someone could develop a website with certain features. Doing
the purchases through emails and snail mail isn't as desirable as
doing them directly online through credit cards. But there are
also plenty of other features that will work better on the web.
This implies that even if you copy this database to other people's computers, when one person updates something the others do not automatically have it. This is a limitation of almost all client databases.
There are other features that can be built into the web-based format
So, in general, there are quite a few advantages to having the database be accessible on the web