"The argument of the desktop proponents is that Web interfaces are not productive for a tool which would benefit from a lot of rich GUI controls such as trees, etc. The Web-proponents argue that Web clients are no less productive. The Web-proponents argue that deployment effort is zero though the desktop proponents feel this is a negligible issue for us. Surely we are not the first company to debate this though I've had a difficult time finding 'unbiased' studies that compare and contrast the two options. I hoped that some of your readers would have some opinions about this and since we're all SlashDot fans, we thought we'd drop you a line."
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