ONLamp: Multiseat X Under Linux
Dec 07, 2005, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Tyler)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Multiseat systems provide multiple graphical interface hardware
sets (monitor/keyboard/mouse/optionally sound) so that several
people can use one computer at a time. They're ideal for libraries,
Internet cafes, desktop home computing, classrooms, call centers,
and other high density, cost-sensitive environments.
"When you put two to seven users on one standard white box PC
(instead of individual PCs), the hardware, system administration,
and power savings add up quickly..."