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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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IoT: What it Takes to Run a Wireless, Secure, Mobile Strategy
sponsored by Aruba Networks
EGUIDE: The Internet of Things is here and the knowledge of how to run it effectively is vital. Without a plan and without a vision, the IoT can fall apart catastrophically. In this e-guide, learn what it takes to run an IoT wireless network, how BYOD and IoT device onboarding can improve security, and what your mobile security strategy should look like.
Posted: 09 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Aruba Networks

How a School District Swiftly Detects and Remediates Internal and External Threats
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the Council Rock School District approached their massive network security blind spot and reduced their threat reaction time from months to detect and resolve to mere minutes. Discover what did and what did not work for them, how they also improved their capacity planning, and more.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc.

How to enhance your network for the future
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: The world of networking is broad in its scope, and touches on almost every other aspect of enterprise IT.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Security issues in Vanets
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series analyses the security risks of Vehicular ad-hoc networks (Vanets), an important component of intelligent transportation systems.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Intervention areas for superfast broadband project Connecting Cumbria
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
DATA SHEET: UK broadband roll-out: Download this Excel spreadsheet detailing the intervention status of postcodes across Cumbria
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

WAN Speak Musings – Volume I
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Clive Longbottom and Bob Tarzey discuss all things network related in this series of 12 short business focused articles.
Posted: 02 May 2013 | Published: 02 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

FM, IT and Data Centres
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Are Facilities and IT data centre managers implacable enemies, or is it a case of different work priorities, asks analyst Clive Longbottom.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 15 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Apply New Nagios Plugins and Network Alerts
sponsored by BigPanda
EGUIDE: This guide discusses how to create different configurations of Nagios that will send notifications to different administrators at various times during the day. It shows in detail how to make the actual changes to the configuration that you'll need to make.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

BigPanda

Buyer's Guide: What to Look for in a Content Delivery Network
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Demand for fast, secure content delivery is on the rise. Learn about the latest in content delivery networks (CDNs) and why you should consider adopting one. This buyer's guide also discusses the features available from CDN providers, and how you can evaluate their offerings to choose the right CDN for your enterprise.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 08 Jan 2016

SearchNetworking.com

Prepare for the Rise of Software-Defined Networking
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Sort through the hype around software-defined networking and you could find valuable ways to improve efficiency in the data center—but those improvements may be a few years in the making.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014

SearchDataCenter.com

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.

Computer Weekly – 19 March 2013: Delivering software development success
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to IT leaders about successful software development, and how they combine the best of agile and waterfall methods. Drugs giant AstraZeneca talks about how it changed its outsourcing approach to eliminate past mistakes. And we look at a new social media bank that is shaking up the sector. Read the issue now.
Posted: 18 Mar 2013 | Published: 19 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

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

IBM

Southeastern Orthopedic Center Cools Server Rooms and Keeps Systems Running with Tripp Lite
sponsored by Tripp Lite
CASE STUDY: Access this exclusive case study to discover how one organization in the health industry used a portable air conditioning unit to cool small server rooms to protect network devices without risking electrical damage due to water.
Posted: 22 Jun 2011 | Published: 22 Jun 2011

Tripp Lite

Presentation Transcript: Three IT Questions for the Small Business Owner, Part 1 - What is a Server and Why Should I Care?
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this webcast Q&A transcript with expert Greg Shields you'll learn how to take the first step to taking on a server into your infrastructure.
Posted: 12 Jan 2010 | Published: 18 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

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

Symmetricom

IBM Virtual Client Solution
sponsored by IBM Software Group
SOFTWARE DEMO: Find out how by combining the power of server virtualization with the flexibility of thin client devices, the IBM Virtual Client Solution can help to match end user needs with the right computing resources.
Posted: 28 Nov 2007 | Premiered: 28 Nov 2007

IBM Software Group
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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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