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DEFINITION: The Net PC (also referred to as the Network PC) is an industry specification for a low-cost personal computer designed for businesses and their network applications. A Net PC, which is a design for what is also sometimes known as a thin client, is intended to be centrally managed and to lack a diskette drive, CD-ROM drive, or hardware expansion slots. It is designed to support specific business tasks  … 
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The Industry's Only ADC That Delivers Full Application SLA Assurance
sponsored by Radware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces you to an ADC that promises to fully control your SLAs in the face of trends toward a more difficult to manage cloud environment.
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 | Published: 19 Nov 2015


8 Questions C-Level Executives Should Ask to Determine Whether Their Technology Can Support Their Growth Strategy
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: This resource answers the questions you need to know the answers to in order to ensure the success of your growth strategy.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2015


Synthesis Applications: Applications without Constraints
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Smooth running applications are the foundation of every good organization but the changing technological landscape makes that increasingly difficult. This guide outlines F5's Syntehesis and how it will boost your application performance.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2013

F5 Networks

10GbE in the Data Center—it’s No Longer a Question of When
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Companies are finding it ever-more important to update their data center infrastructure. This guide highlights the importance of 10GbE in the data center and the benefits that come along with it.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Dell, Inc.

Providing effective endpoint management at the lowest total cost
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Endpoint management technologies ensure that servers, workstations, laptops, mobile devices, and virtually any other network-connected device are kept up-to-date and correctly configured. Read on to investigate the total cost of ownership, or TCO, of an endpoint management investment.
Posted: 23 Feb 2012 | Published: 01 Apr 2011


Under the Hood of Your New Server
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Even though some network servers look very much like the standalone computers that fill your office, they play a very different role in your business than desktop PCs do, and therefore their design is very different under the hood. Take a tour of the components that give a server the power it needs to handle your tough workload.
Posted: 10 Dec 2009 | Published: 10 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

The Importance of Network Time Synchronization
sponsored by Symmetricom
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains why accurate network time -- and therefore precise network time synchronization -- is critically important for network management. Read on to learn more about the importance of network time synchronization.
Posted: 20 Oct 2009 | Published: 20 Oct 2009

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NETWORK COMPUTERS DEFINITION (continued): …  and applications. Typical uses for Net PCs would be online transaction processing (OLTP) applications, retail point-of-sale, and banking services.Among companies that sell or plan to sell Net PCs are Acer, Compaq, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, NEC, and Unisys. Other companies including IBM plan to accomodate their existing personal computer line to compete. Net PCs are expected to cost $1,000 or less and offer Pentium microprocessor, 16 to 32 megabytes of random access memory, and at least 1.2 gigabyte hard drives. At its inception, the Net PC was forecast to achieve about 15% of total desktop PC … 
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