Issue No.03 - March (2006 vol.39)
Niraj Tolia , Carnegie Mellon University
David G. Andersen , Carnegie Mellon University
M. Satyanarayanan , Carnegie Mellon University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.101
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.
Thin-client computing, Stateless thick clients, Mobile devices
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