eWeek: Wyse Debuts Linux Thin Client
Aug 11, 2005, 01:00 (3 Talkback[s])
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
Wyse Technology debuted a compact yet powerful Linux-based thin
client at LinuxWorld on Tuesday and announced a 1,900 unit
deployment of the device by a major European health insurance
provider. The compact Winterm V50 boasts a 1GHz x86 processor and
measures just 7.9 x 7.1 x 1.8 inches (201 x 180 x 46 mm).
"The V50 is based on a 1GHz Transmeta Crusoe processor running
Wyse's Linux V6 operating system (based on a 2.6 Linux kernel), and
is equipped with 128MB flash and 256MB DDR RAM memory, resulting in
a stable, powerful platform for accessing applications running on a
server plus locally executing Linux and Java applications,
according to the company..."