Windows Terminals offer the highest levels of security, but the least user flexibility since they are basically dumb terminals
, the end user has virtually no control.
Now, instead of having dumb terminals
at remote sites, we have the equivalent of a mainframe computer on every desk throughout the whole school district or university system.
Which explains why Penney, after listening to salesmen and doing his own research, selected a $12,000 system: a Unix mainframe with a dozen dumb terminals
Chino, CA, July 11, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Acnodes Corporation, a quality provider of industrial computers, today announces the latest portable field-ready dumb terminal
, the PKD8173.
With no hard disk and minimal programs, they gave us a foot into the PC World and one back into the Dumb Terminal
World at the same time.
Kail sets them up with a dumb terminal
that can access the D/I Mux's programmable software via a common control unit (CCU).
"When we talk about a network computer, a lot of people say, 'That's a dumb terminal
.' These are not dumb terminals
The operator reads the bar code in the bottom of the sheet with a wand connected to a dumb terminal
, logging the job into the station.
The system will operate through telephone lines and a "dumb terminal
"-a video display screen with a keyboard-in consumers' homes.
Provide native Web browser access to existing TP applications in a way which removes the restrictions of the dumb terminal
Essentially, a terminal emulation program lets an intelligent microcomputer become a dumb terminal