[K12OSN] Thin client specs or network speed - which is more important?

Robert Arkiletian robark at gmail.com
Tue Oct 13 16:42:05 UTC 2009

On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 8:34 AM, Joseph Bishay <joseph.bishay at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I hope everyone is doing well.
> I have been working to tighten up the network and one of the options
> that I have is to try to upgrade our thin clients (they are all
> Pentium I/II and some IIIs with about 128 MB RAM) or to upgrade our
> entire network speed to gigabit.  We don't use any locally-run
> applications.
> We are running K12linux based on Fedora.
> What do you think?

Upgrade the clients. 100Mbps is fine for clients but have a gigabit
uplink to server.

Robert Arkiletian
Eric Hamber Secondary, Vancouver, Canada

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