desktop device

desktop device

(1) Any product that is used on the desktop.

(2) A Windows or Mac machine. The term is used to contrast a desktop computer with a laptop or handheld device. See Internet appliance.
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They bring the power of APIs and apps to an always-on, familiar desktop device. These powerful and open devices show the company continues to be one of the top leading vendors in terms of IP desktop phone innovation."
Avaya Vantage is an all-glass, touch screen desktop device with optional handset with hands-free Bluetooth capabilities.
This means construction workers can use BIM software on the move, logging into the cloud from any mobile or desktop device Data and applications are stored in a client-dedicated ISO 27001:2013-certified Common Data Environment (CDE), offering Government-level security.
* The number of homeowners that requested auto insurance via a mobile device, owned homes at the same percentage of consumers that requested auto insurance quotes on a desktop device.
This desktop device displays real-time alerts for Facebook, Twitter, Paypal, email, RSS feeds, the weather and the time, in one place.
The wireless rumen bolus features extremely long battery life and can communicate with any mobile or desktop device running the SHMS software to remotely change bolus settings, perform temperature monitoring and motion detection, and other features.
Further, the software that launched in the US in August 2013 enables exhibitors to oversee their operations from anywhere in the world from any handheld or desktop device, including circuit-wide efficiency monitoring, programming the preshow, creating rules and adding to show playlists and transferring files to the proper players during off-peak time periods.
Here's a case in point: An in-store shopper spots a flat screen TV of interest, and pulls up the company's website on a smartphone (perhaps along with review sites) to get more intel on the device "in the moment." To help capture the sale, the retailer's site had better be optimized for mobile browsing, versus making the shopper re-search later on a desktop device or just go to another store featuring robust mobile compatibility.
The Platinum Sponsor of the recently concluded PMI Conference introduced the Alcatel-Lucent OmniTouch 8082 My IC Phone, a multitasking communication and collaboration desktop device for the enterprise environment, and the 2N Helios IP door and security intercoms that offer advanced features including integration with IP-PBX, display of video on any SIP video phone and availability of iOS and Android clients.
The desktop device provides a security screening solution, which Smith's describes as: "appropriate for ports and borders, air cargo screening facilities, public and private buildings, courthouses and correctional facilities".
Encore Electronics, ENTC-1000 is a desktop device that connects over a network to a single PC workstation where all processing and storage takes place.
This free CompuLEAD II Desktop device has the ability to scan the barcode on buyers' badges and collect their lead information for easy follow-up after the show.