Thin client computing was a concept that one-time technology leaders Larry Ellison and Scott McNealy were convinced would take over the market. Ten years later, Oracle is long gone from this market and Sun appears to be weeks away from going under. Opinion from Rob Enderle.
November 2009 Archives
Here’s a nice roundup of our most recent desktop virtualization/virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) coverage. ClearCubeTech noticed it.
Helpful quick and simple XLS for calculating energy savings for computing terminals. Quick power calculator
New U-170 series from Ncomputing connect via USB ports on the "server". Up to 9 users per machine @ only 2 watts per terminal gets interesting quick. Engineered to also mount VESA-style on LCDs. Video multimedia performance exceeds that of the ethernet 130s. Not sure how much they go for.
SAN JOSE, Calif. – November 10, 2009 - Wyse Technology, the global leader in thin computing and client virtualization, today announced solutions that will support VMware View™ 4 and its PC-over-IP (PCoIP) display protocol. Wyse is announcing support for the PCoIP protocol in existing thin client devices, new devices, and a new zero client.
SAN JOSE, Calif. – November 10, 2009 - Wyse Technology, the global leader in thin computing and client virtualization, today announced the consistent day one support of Citrix® XenDesktop™ 4 and certification as part of the Citrix Ready™ Open Desktop Virtualization program.
Rockhurst University Cuts IT Support Cost and Reduces Energy Bill by 80% with the Introduction of Client Virtualization Hardware and Software Solutions from Wyse Technology -- Ultra-Green Thin Computing Solutions Enable the Leading University in IT Innovation to Optimize Investments for Strategic Projects, and to Minimize Overall TCO with Savings from Unnecessary and Excessive PC Hardware, Software, Security and Maintenance Costs
University of Arizona Secures a Simple, Flexible and Mobile Client Virtualization Infrastructure Utilizing Wyse Technology Thin Computing Solutions - ROIs are Cost Savings, Heightened Security and Classroom-in-a-Box Solution