blank laptop

blank laptop

A laptop computer with only the operating system and Web browser but no data on its hard drive. It is used by travelers who work on highly secure projects and use only Web-based applications when out of town. If the machine were to be accessed by anyone or stolen, there would be no traces of sensitive data on the disk.
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They can either travel with a blank laptop and connect to their files back at the office or simply leave the laptop behind and access their information when they get to their destination from any Internet-connected computer," said Bernardo de Albergaria, vice president and general manager of global marketing and eCommerce for Citrix Online.
He added that some business travellers particularly were now so alarmed they may fly to America with blank laptops.
He said some business travellers were now so alarmed they may fly to America with blank laptops.