>> btw: You frequently don't need thread with ICS because it is asynchronous
>> and non-blocking. It multitask automatically WITHOUT using threads.
>> Programming is then much easier...

> To date, I have used the components without additional threads. This is
> my first experience using threads. I had to do this because the SQL
> stuff I use (ADO) is blocking.

Well, ADO component have an asynchronous option and they become non-blocking 

> If the SQL server is busy, or down, you
> get very large waits in your program.
> So I have moved the SQL stuff into it's own thread.

Having a separate thread for data processing is good design. Trying to push 
everything - communication and dataprocessing - in the same thread is bad 

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