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thick client

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(Computer Science) computing a computer having its own hard drive, as opposed to one on a network where most functions are carried out on a central server. See thin client
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5000 thick client workstations from windows 7 to windows 10.
In the second layer, there is a thick client functioning as a centralized management node, also known as a broker, which receives all computation requests from users and manages the processor's profiles (processing capacity, network bandwidth) as well as the results of the data query returned from VMs.
What we're [focusing] on this year is [a solution] called InfoInput, which is thin-client Web capture, but with the functionality of thick client," Whitton enthuses.
Functionality sharing: The disproportionate use of thick clients in that the functionality of the thick client is not fully exploited can be overcome.
The versatile iPoint mobile carts from Lionville Systems are designed with flexible technology capabilities that support numerous software platforms and hardware options, including thin or thick client, laptop and all-in-one PCs.
However, for most situations, thick client PCs are less than ideal and present challenges to the institution's information services department and the university IT staff.
As with most computer-based applications, there are two main types of systems: thick client and thin client.
It also has the capability to run GUI-based thick client applications as well as text-only applications.
Dedicated thick client HMI visualisation in addition to Web- based display
Regardless of whether professionals are using the thin or thick client, the objective is to enable more effective communication of results with managers, team members, clients or contractors responsible for earth science quality control, interpretation and decision-making.