Thin Clients

Mark Haney mhaney at
Tue Oct 7 19:52:05 UTC 2008

Rashkae wrote:
> Mark Haney wrote:

> This is where we are assuming different things about his architecture.
> When I read the first message, it said the servers at the school would
> be connected to the central server.  I figured that meant the schools
> would have application servers, and the central server would be for
> things like the user database, possibly file storage.  I wouldn't
> suggest a thin client setup on a WAN,, some organizations do it. I see
> it more often with Citrix Winframe on Internet, but lag is much much
> more noticeable, and X is next to useless if the network connection
> isn't 100% stable.

Yeah, that's not how I read it at all. I read that the whole kit and 
kaboodle would be in the CO.  That's why I kept emphasizing NOT going 
that route.

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