A thin server
is a complete "intelligent embedded server" solution.
A NAS device may be considered a more easily managed thin server
running a streamlined OS, which in marketing parlance is referred to as an "appliance.
Cybernet Systems Corporation has made Linux server software available to retailers and resellers through agreements with several of the industry's largest distributors for the company's NetMAX thin server
The AppSolute Kits are the first Internet-enabled CD/DVD-ROM thin server
kits specifically designed for use in Citrix environments.
The Pizzazz thin server
has two PCI slots, one long, one short.
Lantronix is a provider of thin server
technology for automation, communications, security and data collection applications.
Privately-held network-enabling specialist Lantronix is apparently gearing up to launch a new version of its Universal Thin Server
at the Networld + Interop trade show running from September 14-16 in Atlanta.
According to the company, DakotaROM-SP integrates CD/DVD-ROM and hard disk technologies with a specialized and optimized multi-protocol thin server
to create a high-performance, easy-to-use, affordable solution for distributing information and software.
IBM wanted Whistle for its tweaks to the FreeBSD Unix, Apache web server and Sendmail email server to create a thin server
appliance as well as the WhistleWare management software the company had developed for FreeBSD to manage racks of its thin servers
The worldwide thin server
market experienced 52 percent revenue growth in 1998, with sales reaching $1.
The Network Engines' WebEngine thin server
runs Embedded Windows NT or Linux and uses one or two Pentiums.
Extensive optimization has been done for the IBM eServer xSeries system - the most powerful thin server
in the industry.