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fat client

A computer within a network that has its own disc drive and relies little on the central server.
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A FAITH healer in South Africa claims he can make fat clients lose up to three stones at a time, by simply laying his hands on their flab.
The scope of the services to be procured at the supply of hardware and decrease related services as listed below - Thin clients- Fat clients,- Ultrabook,- Laptop computer,- Tablet- Peripherals and accessories,- Monitor,- Keyboard and Mouse,- Label printers,- Card Readers- UTP cabling,- Receipt printers, POS equipment,- Management tooling hardware such as SCCM,- Management tooling serving to package and re-be packaged,- Portfolio management.
This feature of SonicWALL's SRA 1200 introduces new tools to provide desktop support to remote workers without requiring fat clients or other solutions to be installed.
These products underscore the demand by enterprise organizations to switch from IPSec towards SSL-based VPN technology, and from fat clients towards Windows Terminal Services and VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) solutions.
Best-of-breed 2D image quality, unified drivers, and maximum power consumption ranging between 10W and 12W makes the P690 Series ideal for use in green computing environments, thin clients, fat clients (desktops), and docking stations.
141039 / mp - european tender for the supply of thin clients, fat clients, monitors, laptops, tablets and related products serving public education group groningen (o2g2).
enteo is the only manufacturer of software and configuration management solutions to support both Windows fat clients and Citrix Presentation Servers[TM].
This environment can be accessed via any web browser - as well as multiple fat clients like Outlook, Palm, KDE Kontact, Apple's iCAL, Konqueror, Mozilla Calendar, and more.