John Kish, CEO of Wyse Technology, sits down in a Face-to-Face interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber. Kish says that with the increase in network bandwidth and the advent of new virtualization technologies, everything running on a PC can be hosted centrally on the network. He believes that thin clients are finally ready for widespread adoption.
Leave your laptop at home -- Dell's sub-$100 Android-powered dongle gives any TV or monitor with an HDMI input full PC functions.
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Canonical announces Ubuntu for the Nexus line of tablets, promising a smoother, more seamless interface compared with what's currently available.
Desktop virtualization has maintained a position in enterprises and small businesses through the recession.
Windows MultiPoint Server allows a single machine to power computing for a classroom full of students, Microsoft says.
IBM enters virtual-desktop market with eye on cost savings and manageability.
VMware is pushing its software for use on PCs and mobile phones. There's plenty of room for expansion--but watch out for that cloud.
Desktop virtualization skeptic calls supporters on not using VDI more prominently themselves. But from user perspective, pure VDI isn't goal--flexibility, efficiency are.