Expand CollapseJust a second... Design Guide This guide describes the factors to consider when designing your Diffusion™ solution. Support When designing your solution, refer to the support information to ensure compatibility between the Diffusion server and your hardware, software, and operating systems. This section also provides information about the capabilities of the Diffusion clients and the platforms the clients are supported on. Designing your data model Distribute your data in a data model that fits the needs of your organization and customers. Designing your solution Decide how your solution components interact to most efficiently and securely distribute your data. Security Diffusion secures your data by requiring client sessions to authenticate and using role-based authorization to define the actions that a client can perform.