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DEFINITION: The Microsoft Windows Terminal Server (WTS) is a server program running on its Windows NT 4.0 (or higher) operating system that provides the graphical user interface (GUI) of the Windows desktop to user terminals that don't have this capability themselves. The latter include the relatively low-cost NetPC or "thin client" that some companies are purchasing as alternatives to the autonomous and more  … 
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Terminal Server Software White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Understanding Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the variety of desktop virtualization models available, how each works, and the advantages and limitations of each model for key vectors such as security, manageability, and power consumption. Also identified are the major providers of software solutions and the end-point devices to deploy each model.
Posted: 14 Sep 2011 | Published: 13 Sep 2011

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PC Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware and IBM
WHITE PAPER: If a virtual server is a good idea, why not extend that notion to a virtual desktop PC? Learn how users can retain full control of their desktop environment while continuing to enjoy all of the functionality associated with personal control.
Posted: 11 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

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TERMINAL SERVER SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  expensive PC with its own operating system and applications. The Windows Terminal Server was code-named "Hydra" during development. The Windows Terminal Server has three parts: the multiuser core server itself, the Remote Desktop Protocol that enables the Windows desktop interface to be sent to the terminals by the server, and the Terminal Server Client that goes in each terminal. Users will have access to 32-bit Windows-based applications. The new terminal devices are being made by a number of vendors, including Network Computing Devices and Wyse Technologies. In addition, users of existing … 
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