Integrating Mobile Devices and Consumerization with Cloud Computing, For IT Professionals

CVTH11 Thin is In! Thin Client Computing in the Cloud Era

12/13/2012

11:00am - 12:15pm

Level: Intermediate

John O'Neill Sr.

MVP, MCSA

Chief Technologist

AWS Solutions

Thin client computing has been around for years, but has become revitalized with the proliferation of the Cloud. New devices and software offerings create the opportunity to leverage old hardware and the Cloud to smash PC refresh cycles and support overhead. This session will provide attendees with the information they need to integrate zero and thin client computing into their private and public cloud strategies. Learn about devices, software, techniques, and tools to make thin client computing a winner in your organization!

You will learn:
• Overview of thin client computing in the cloud era.
• Using the cloud to deploy a zero-client computing infrastructure.
• Where Microsoft's ThinPC can fit in a thin client strategy.
• Tablets as thin clients.
• Examples of thin client and zero client devices