Linux Thin Client: Considering the Network
Mar 12, 2008, 12:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Richards)
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[ Thanks to Jen C for this link.
"Much information already exists concerning methods for
deploying networks and hardware using thinclients. However, in this
excerpt from David Richard's book, we shall try to clarify those
essential differences between using a network with personal
computers and thin clients. Certain network designs prove to be
very stable and provide the best possible solution.
"Your first thought might be that your current network will work
fine with thin clients and that is entirely possible. But your
network might be something that has grown through the years. Your
implementation of thin clients then might be a good time to review
the design and make upgrades as needed..."