You may already know that remote scripting is a great way to access server-side functions and procedures from client-side scripting. However, when you use parameters in a server-side function intended for client-side use, remember that IIS converts all parameter values into strings. As a result, you might need to convert those values back into their proper data type within the server-side function. Also, keep in mind that for security reasons, IIS doesn’t let you pass structured data (objects or arrays) as remote scripting parameters.
What is Metadata?
What is metadata? Well, It’s an odd concept to wrap your head around. Metadata is essentially the secondary layer of data that tracks details about the “regular” data. The regular