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Quantifying Interactive User Experience on Thin Clients
March 2006 (vol. 39 no. 3)
pp. 46-52
Niraj Tolia, Carnegie Mellon University
David G. Andersen, Carnegie Mellon University
M. Satyanarayanan, Carnegie Mellon University
The adequacy of thin-client computing is highly variable and depends on both the application and the available network quality. For intensely interactive applications, a crisp user experience may be hard to guarantee. An alternative—stateless thick clients—preserves many of the benefits of thin-client computing but eliminates its acute sensitivity to network latency.
Index Terms:
Thin-client computing, Stateless thick clients, Mobile devices
Citation:
Niraj Tolia, David G. Andersen, M. Satyanarayanan, "Quantifying Interactive User Experience on Thin Clients," Computer, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 46-52, March 2006, doi:10.1109/MC.2006.101
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