Review: Dell Cloud Connect Does Thin Client Right


Cloud Connect

Since the mid-1990s, the CRN Test Center has watched thin-client solutions come and thin-client solutions go. All have failed due to excessive back-end cost or complexity, poor performance of networks or apps, a lack of vendor commitment, or some combination of the above. Among the longest at the terminal table has been Wyse, and the fruit of its 2012 acquisition by Dell (plus a little help from Google) is the best thin-client solution we've seen to date. Here's a look at Dell Wyse Cloud Connect, a project formerly known as Ophelia, which appears to finally have thin client figured out.