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stateful app

The HTTP protocol is a stateless protocol that does not use any data from a previous request-response session for a subsequent request-response. Since it makes sense to access previous data for some website calls, for example to shorten the call times or to maintain the login

, there are stateful apps inaddition to stateless

apps. In stateful apps, data is stored during the request-response process that is accessed in subsequent requests.

Logging into a website is an example of this. Stateful operation can be recognized by the fact that the login to a logged-in website remains active during a refresh.

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Updated at: 18.05.2017
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