Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Motion Computing presents a thin client with Tablet form factor
Posted on 29-Jan-2005 23:36. | Tags Filed under: News.


Motion Computing presents a thin client with Tablet form factor
A mobile thin client tablet computer was introduced by Motion Computing. Thin client computers allow organizations to provide software applications and updates to their users while protecting sensitive information stored on secure network servers.

Priced from US$1,649, the Motion M1400TC Tablet Client runs the Windows XP Embedded operating system. It comes loaded with Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), Citrix ICA Client, Microsoft Internet Explorer with the Sun Microsystems Java Runtime Environment, and EverNote Corp.'s ritePen handwriting recognition software.

Because thin client computers do not store data locally like traditional PCs, these applications connect the device to software managed and data stored on an organizationís network.

The Motion M1400TC Tablet Client uses the existing Motion M1400 slate tablet PC chassis and has many of the same features including its award-winning wide viewing angle display and an integrated fingerprint reader. The tabletís traditional hard drive is replaced with 512MB solid-state flash storage, allowing storage only of the operating system and essential applications.

Motion says that a need was identified across multiple markets for an ultramobile, wireless thin client computer. Customers wanted to walk and compute with a lightweight slate tablet with pen input; but required the high data security, networked data access, centrally managed administration and high system reliability associated with thin client computing.



comments powered by Disqus




Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

What's your take on this whole no conviction rugby thing.
Created by Mspec, last reply by Fred99 on 1-Oct-2016 11:22 (120 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


Getting Your Daily Fix - Sites you have to check everyday
Created by firefuze, last reply by Brumfondl on 29-Sep-2016 19:45 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Gigabit in Auckland?
Created by jords12, last reply by jords12 on 1-Oct-2016 21:46 (51 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Galaxy Note 7 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by eracode, last reply by eracode on 30-Sep-2016 10:01 (976 replies)
Pages... 64 65 66


Sweden to reintroduce conscription
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 1-Oct-2016 22:30 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Safe, practical SUV for family under 12k
Created by wikibedi, last reply by wikibedi on 1-Oct-2016 23:15 (56 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Forza horizon 3 $20 usd pricing error
Created by Stan, last reply by Benoire on 1-Oct-2016 15:02 (14 replies)

Housing prices....
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by Linuxluver on 30-Sep-2016 20:21 (113 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8