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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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Awareness Computing Technology Is Changing The Game For Healthcare IT
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VIDEO: This video shows how awareness computing technology creates a network of smart machines that adapt to user needs on any workstation or mobile device. Watch now to learn how this technology can improve speed of access and security at the point of care.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Premiered: 30 Apr 2015

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Georgetown Memorial Hospital Simplifies Provider Desktop Access
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VIDEO: Access this video to learn how Georgetown Memorial Hospital improved providers' access to patient information from any workstation by creating a simplified logon process that ultimately increased PC security and improved patient care.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Premiered: 31 Dec 2012

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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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