Maxspeed Revs Thin-Client Notebook
Maxspeed is making the thin-client environment mobile.Maxspeed is making the thin-client environment mobile. At Citrix Systems iForum conference this week in Orlando, Fla., Maxspeed is relaunching its MaxBook 810, a notebook-style, thin-client device that connects with back-end servers via a built-in wireless PCMCIA 802.11b or 802.11g card. The 2.9-pound MaxBook offers the same advantageseasier manageability and greater securityas desktop thin clients, company officials said.
The MaxBook runs Microsofts Windows XP Embedded software and is powered by a 1GHz chip from Via Technologies. It is available now, starting at $1,598.