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DEFINITION: A microcomputer is a complete computer on a smaller scale and is generally a synonym for the more common term, personal computer or PC, a computer designed for an individual. A microcomputer contains a microprocessor (a central processing unit on a microchip), memory in the form of read-only memory and random access memory, I/O ports and a bus or system of interconnecting wires, housed in a unit  … 
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Video Demo: Windows 7 Migration with Intel Core vPro Processors
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Watch this video to learn the benefits of migrating to Windows 7 using Intel Core vPro processors, which enable IT to remotely wake up PCs and to quickly migrate operating systems remotely and overnight.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Premiered: 29 Sep 2010

Intel

Video: The All New 2010 Intel Core Processor Family for Business PCs-- Deploy with Confidence
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Watch this brief video to learn how the 2010 Intel Core Processor family prepares your business for today's needs and for tomorrow.
Posted: 27 Sep 2010 | Premiered: 27 Sep 2010

Intel

The CIO Perspective on Intel vPro Technology
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Gerry Weaver, CIO of the State of Indiana, and Diane Bryant, CIO of Intel, talk about how Intel vPro technology helps address end-user and IT efficiencies in their environments. The CIOs discuss real ROI numbers from Intel vPro technology, including savings of $1 million or more.
Posted: 29 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 11 Jan 2010

Intel

Increase security and ROI: The benefits of Intel vPro technology
sponsored by Intel
PRODUCT DEMO: Significantly improve your company’s IT security and ROI with the all new 2010 Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 28 Apr 2010

Intel

Disable Lost PCs and Data Remotely
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Learn how the all new 2010 Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family can help by disabling lost or stolen PCs via a poison pill, and how they can be easily reactivated via server-generated passwords thanks to Intel® Anti-Theft Technology and WinMagic.
Posted: 27 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2010

Intel

Protecting Lost or Stolen PCs
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VIDEO: Learn more about how the all new Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family can better protect lost or stolen PCs.
Posted: 27 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 22 Apr 2010

Intel

Compucom and Intel vPro Out of the Box Innovation
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Compucom, provider of IT solutions to Fortune 1000 companies, describes how Intel innovation has taken Compucoms business to another level.
Posted: 03 Dec 2009 | Premiered: 14 Sep 2009

Intel

Where Does Storage Data Virtualization Live?
sponsored by Forsythe
WEBCAST: Learn why you can’t afford to wait on storage virtualization and get some great storage virtualization implementation tips in this webcast.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 23, 2009

Forsythe

VMware ACE 2
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
PRODUCT DEMO: Complex desktop environments have proven difficult for deployments, maintenance, and control. Download this free trial from VMware which combines the power and versatility of virtual machines with the security and control of centrally managed PCs
Posted: 31 Oct 2007 | Premiered: 31 Oct 2007

VMware, Inc.

Intel vPro Technology Launch Video
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WEBCAST: Business Desktop PCs with Intel vPro technology provide down-the-wire proactive security and manageability capabilities for your every business needs'-even when the user's environment is inoperable.
Posted: 02 Oct 2006 | Premiered: Oct 2, 2006

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PERSONAL COMPUTERS DEFINITION (continued): …  that is usually called a motherboard.In an ascending hierarchy of general computer sizes, we find:An embedded systems programming computer, which is embedded in something and doesn't support direct human interaction but nevertheless meets all the other criteria of a microcomputerMicrocomputerworkstation, as used to mean a more powerful personal computer for special applicationsminicomputer, now restyled a "mid-range server" mainframe or mainframe computer, which is now usually referred to by its manufacturers as a "large server"Supercomputer, formerly almost a synonym for "Cray supercomputer" … 
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