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ALSO CALLED: UNIX Boxes, Computer Workstations
DEFINITION: 1) A workstation is a computer intended for individual use that is faster and more capable than a personal computer. It's intended for business or professional use (rather than home or recreational use). Workstations and applications designed for them are used by small engineering companies, architects, graphic designers, and any organization, department, or individual that requires a faster microprocessor,  … 
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Microsoft Surface Hub: Enhancing Conference Room Collaboration
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VIDEO: Watch this brief video to find out how the teams over at Microsoft worked to reinvent collaborative conference room technology. Learn about a team-oriented computer designed to be accessible, intuitive, and interactive and transform the way people work together in creative environments.
Posted: 01 May 2017 | Premiered: 12 Dec 2016

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Why a Workstation?
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VIDEO: Is a workstation right for you? Take 2 minutes to watch this webcast to see if your organization requires workstations and how your employees will be able to utilize them. You will also learn about a service that customizes workstations to meet your unique business needs.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Premiered: 05 Apr 2017

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WORKSTATIONS DEFINITION (continued): …  a large amount of random access memory (RAM), and special features such as high-speed graphics adapters. Historically, the workstation developed technologically about the same time and for the same audience as the UNIX operating system, which is often used as the workstation operating system. Among the most successful makers of this kind of workstation are Sun Microsystems, Hewlett-Packard, DEC, and IBM. 2) In IBM and other corporations, the term "workstation" is sometimes used to mean "any individual personal computer location hooked up to a mainframe computer." In today's corporate environments, … 
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