Category Archives: Software

3 Reasons to Switch to Google Apps

If you are serious about moving into the cloud, there’s a good chance you’ve considered using Google Apps. As a versatile and collaborative web-based productivity suite, Google Apps for Education and Businesses is a powerful tool. While Google Docs is … Continue reading

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Upgrading Old Thin Clients

Thin clients don’t support Windows Server 2008 R2? Local browser on the thin client image out of date? Don’t want to spend hours deploying management software? Keeping software current on thin clients has always been a challenge. As most organizations … 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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How To Install LTSP on CentOS 6

This video tutorial shows you how to install LTSP on CentOS 6. The CentOS 6 Live DVD image, downloaded on October 26, 2011 was used in creating this tutorial. It is recommended that your LTSP server has two network interfaces, … 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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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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How To Install LTSP – Ubuntu 11.04

How To Install LTSP on Ubuntu 11.04 This how to/tutorial covers installing Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP) on Ubuntu 11.04. This tutorial is also applicable to Edubuntu 11.04 and other derivatives of the Ubuntu Linux Distribution. LTSP creates a Linux … Continue reading

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Ubuntu 11.04 LTSP Local Apps Flash Bug

Having trouble getting Flash to work in your web browser with Local Apps using Ubuntu 11.04 and LTSP?

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