guest computer

guest computer

[′gest kəm‚pyüd·ər]
(computer science)
A computer that operates under the control of another computer (the host).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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First, there was the line at the hotel's Internet- connected guest computer. Then the makeshift signs asking guests to not bring pets through the front lobby.
In Figure 2 you can see a guest computer at another up-market hotel, during a medical conference.
I was privileged to have a guest computer artist in my school, and he did an excellent job of relating to students.
Property amenities include a neighborhood center with gourmet coffee bar, complimentary Wi-Fi hotspots, guest computers and scanner, pool and spa with gas barbecues, and a community dog park.
Ratigan, the report states, heard confessions from minors April 11 and "grew bolder" by attending a high school track meet May 7 and accessing the guest computers at the Vincentian home.
SECRURESPOT offers a graphical web-based console with managed back-end services and can discover and protect new devices as the network grows including guest computers, media centres, Microsoft Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Sony PSP, PS3, iPod Touch and other browser-enabled networked devices.
In addition, the solution can check and block guest computers that are running unauthorised programs, such as peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing software, the company said.