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terminal server

A device which connects many terminals (serial lines) to a local area network through one network connection. A terminal server can also connect many network users to its asynchronous ports for dial-out capabilities and printer access.

terminal server

(1) Hardware or software that connects terminals to a host computer. Years ago, a terminal server was part of a mainframe or a stand-alone front end processor attached to the mainframe.

(2) A server that supports multiple users at remote PCs or terminals. See Terminal Services, Remote Desktop Services and thin client.
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the leader in scalable enterprise grade Macintosh terminal services, today announced the release of its Aqua Connect Terminal Server 3.
the provider of the only enterprise grade Mac terminal server, today announced a strategic partnership with Avanquest Solutions the subsidiary of Avanquest Software to market exclusively the Aqua Connect Terminal Server in Europe.

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