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Thin Client Deployment

Hi Everyone,

I have a quick question,…How many are using thin clients (WYSE terminals) on the desktops? I am not referring to lab uses or onetime setups for registration. But, rather on your (president, vp, dean) desktop as the main machine you use. If you decided against this could you please share?

Thanks a mil,

Richard J. Bazile

Dean, Learning Resources-College of Central Florida

3001 SW College Road

Ocala, FL 34474-4415

Phone: 352-873-5805 x1347

baziler@cf.edu

www.educause.edu/cg/itdiversity
http://about.me/richardbazile

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Thin Client Deployment

We plan to pilot this, in IT, this summer.

 

Thin Client Deployment

We have 20 or so in use (wyse WT1200 and V10L).  We use these in conjunction with MS Terminal Sever.  They aren’t processing powerhouses, so we are limited where we can use them, but they work will when the user just needs to browse and do Office tasks. 

 

Thin Client Deployment

Richard,

 

I use a Wyse P20 as my regular desktop now – in addition to several other people on campus.  This is running on a VM VDI system – we hope to begin replacing regular desktops this summer.

 

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Steve Swartz

Chief Information Officer & Assistant Vice President

Fitchburg State University

160 Pearl Street

Fitchburg, MA  01420-2697

Office: 978-665-4444

 

Thin Client Deployment

Back to the future!!! We were using these in 1985… well not these exactly!!! J Maybe the ties I wore back then will come back into style!!!! Best, Rob

 

Dr. Robert Paterson

Vice President, Information Technology, Planning & Research

Molloy College

Rockville Centre, NY 11571

516-678-5000 ex 6443

 

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Maybe I'll weigh what I weighed in 1985.  ;-)


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Information Technology Services
Pomona College
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