Thin client computing is booming and not without reason: It's solving the growingmanagement problem of PCs (fat clients), and is introducing huge savings on support,hardware and upgrade costs. Furthermore, it is allowing employees to telework/roam moreeasily. Various enterprises which have made the switch are reaping the benefits, reportinghuge cost savings, as well increases in reliability and productivity.
Thin clients are proven to be more reliable and easier to manage than PCs. They rely onthe principles of server-based computing (SBC) – a technology whereby applications aredeployed, managed, supported and excecuted on the server and not on the client –solving the many fundamental problems associated with managing the applications on thethin client itself.