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The DLW Serv n15 Thin Client Server

DLW Serv n15 LTSP Thin Client Server Supports up to 15 Thin Clients LTSP Term 1720 or 1620 Thin Clients Edubuntu or Ubuntu OS 12.04 or 10.04 Ships Ready To Install / Integrate into Network

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Ubuntu on Your Android Smartphone – Will You Run It?

Canonical recently announced Ubuntu on Android, or Ubuntu for your Smartphone. Offering a logical resolution to the markets super-saturation of devices … PCs, Laptops, Tablets, Smartphones … Ubuntu is offering a one device to rule them all mentality. (read more)

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School Leverages Sun Hardware, Switches to LTSP Thin Clients

The School of Computer Science at the University of Windsor deployed their first network of diskless thin clients in August of 1987. Since then, the CS school has progressed through three operating systems, four thin client devices, and seven Sun … Continue reading

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HP to Open Source WebOS

Ever since a $1.2 billion acquisition of Palm, HP has struggled to find the right spot for WebOS. When HP Touchpad sales never met their estimates the fate of WebOS became very uncertain. On Friday, December 9th, 2011 HP announced … Continue reading

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HP Thin Clients with Windows Embedded Device Manager

On December 5th, 2011 HP announced they are the first company to offer unified device management with HP Thin Clients and Microsoft Windows Embedded Device Manager. HP Thin Client models t5740e and t5570e will have the Windows Embedded Device Manager … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs talks Thin Clients in 1997

Watch Steve Jobs in 1997 discuss network based computing. Listen for mentions of “Thin Clients” and “stateless devices” (between 2:00 and 4:00). Steve discusses the same benefits and concepts behind the solutions we provide at DisklessWorkstations.com with LTSP.  Call it … Continue reading

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2X Android Client Hits 500,000 Downloads

2X Software reported over 500,000 downloads of their remote desktop client for the Android operating system today. The Android app connects to the 2X Application Server XG, which creates a virtual desktop environment for thin clients and mobile devices. In addition … Continue reading

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Going Diskless – All Network, No Hard Drive

Going Diskless – All Network, No Hard Drive Diskless workstations present themselves as a viable option to thin clients and software rich client/server based deployments. Unlike thin clients, the networked client solution eliminates any form of locally stored operating system on the … Continue reading

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K12Linux EL6 Funding Goal Reached

The K12Linux EL6 project pioneered by Warren Togami has reached its funding goal of $3,000. (view sponsor list). K12Linux is an easy to deploy LTSP Client / Server platform with long term support through the life of EL6 (November 2017). … Continue reading

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K12Linux – LTSP back in RHEL Distro

K12Linux a Fedora based Linux distribution for deploying thin clients has lacked support and development since the middle of 2009. Now, two years later, Warren Togami a major contributor to both Fedora and the Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP) is bringing thin … Continue reading

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