Definitions for "Distributed application"
Distributed Application is software that is composed of several pieces, each of which possibly executes in a different machine in the network. The pieces communicate and co-operate with each other. source: EU-P103 domain: Development Environment usage: Eu-P103
See client- server applications.
an application that executes on a distributed system and one in which parts of the application execute on distinct autonomous computing entities
A program, such as a financial spreadsheet program, that performs end-user tasks.