17 January 2013

Don't Hate Me Because I'm Thin

The major corollary of this endeavor is that smart-server/dumb-client computing, with high NF RDBMS calling the tune, is the Back to the Future moment. One of the touchstones of this re-conversion is the VT-220, a terminal made by DEC for years. Turned out to be so popular that many other terminal vendors emulated the VT-220. I saw lots of Wyse terminals in VT-220 mode.

So, here's what Dell is up to. Dell bought Wyse some time back.

You will be assimilated. You are number 6. (Watch out for the bubbles.)

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