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Windows workstation

(1) Any PC running Windows. See workstation.

(2) Using a Windows server as a client PC. The server versions of Windows are occasionally used as desktop computers to take advantage of the additional robustness and features built into server products. See Windows server.
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In addition, the Contenda is the first Windows workstation in a subnote size.
The company's flagship software package, BEAMS, is a mass notification system that enables communication of critical information to thousands of people anywhere, anytime, on Windows workstations, mobile telephones, and via social media outlets.
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In Cortland, Scoop runs on Windows workstations, replacing an FSI/Mets system for 15 staffers.
In addition, two-factor authentication tokens and smart cards, such as Common Access Cards (CACs), can now be used to authenticate mainframe users when they transfer files or use TN3270 applications from Windows workstations, eliminating the security risks of memorized passwords.
When used in conjunction with SSH Tectia Connector for Windows workstations, it allows transparent tunneling of TN3270 connections, eliminating exposure of plain text passwords and securing the data while in transit.
Computer software and services provider SOFTWIN has launched its BitDefender AntiSpam 7 product for use on Windows workstations.
Five employees did not know who had responsibility for maintaining Windows workstations and servers; four employees kept their system administrator rights even after they changed positions and no longer required this level of access.
This includes testing of the new version of the Windows component package for Kaspersky Anti-Virus Business Optimal 4.5, which includes anti-virus protection for Windows servers, Windows workstations and the Kaspersky Administration Kit Kit--a management system for centralized installation and control of Kaspersky Labs products within a corporate network.
VMware's initial product enabled Windows workstations to be configured as virtual machines.