“Cloud client computing replaces the outdated computing model of the unsecure, unreliable, energy-intensive and expensive PC, all while delivering lower TCO and a superior user experience. Wyse has shipped more than 20 million units and has over 200 million people interacting with their products each day, enabling the leading private, public, hybrid and government cloud implementations worldwide.”
Amen. Thin clients are a better way to do IT and they don’t require that other OS. Wyse makes several thin clients that run GNU/Linux and connect to the cloud or terminal servers by various protocols.
see Forbes – The Death of the PC
see Wyse T50 Linux thin client.
see Several other Wyse thin clients running Linux.