Whenever a computer program is developed, whether it is a website, a computer application, or a mobile application, there are two main parts.
One is the part that the users can see and interact with. It is the front end of the program.
The other part that the users cannot see or interact with and holds all the functionalities is called the backend of the program.
We can also distinguish them as a data access layer for the back end while the front end’s presentation layer.
So, the backend covers the following aspects of a program.
- The hardware resources.
- The software technology
- The network infrastructure
All of these works together to provide the functionality to the program. In any computer program, the users interact with the program using the front end or the interface. While the developers work on the back-end functionalities just like a mechanic works on a car engine.Read More