Setup a CentOS armhfp VM on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop

Not long ago, I got a chance to set up the CentOS armhfp virtual machine on my Ubuntu 18.04 desktop for one of my projects. Although I could have chosen another way to do my testing which involves flashing the ARM image on an SD card and booting it on the board, I...

Linux Based Thinclients

Thinvent has a wide range of thin clients that run on the Linux based OS. Micro 4 and Neo R comes with the Thinux embedded system installed in it which is our in-house customized Linux based operating system. While Micro 3 and Micro 5 comes with the Ubuntu-based Linux...

Thin Client Setup

This article will help you to set up the Micro 4 and Neo R (Thinux). NETWORK SETTINGS By default, both Micro 4 and Neo R run the DHCP protocol to assign the IP address to the device but if you want to put a static IP address to the system, you can change it by the...

Remote Desktop Tool

There are many remote desktop tools available in the market. They made it possible for the IT support team and system administrators to access the connected thin clients with the main server or vice-versa. Remote Desktop tools are available on both Linux and Windows...

Zero Client: Are you ready for VDI?

In a world full of endpoint devices for VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure), Zero Clients are one of the most preferred devices. But what actually is a Zero Client? Zero Client is a compact, powerful hardware that reduces power consumption, noise and maintenance when...

Thin Client Environment

A thin client is a lightweight computer that has been optimized for establishing a remote connection with a server-based computing environment. Thin clients are less expensive, seldom need to be upgraded, and are less prone to breakdowns. There are many scenarios...