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Can the raspberry Pi be used in an office environment?

September 16, 2012 Leave a comment Go to comments

The question was posed this weekend could the raspberry pi be used in an office environment ?

The answer I discovered is it could as long as you know exactly what you are asking of the raspberry pi see below a raspberry pi being used to access windows 7.

With the help of the following project Raspberry Pi Thin Client project you can convert your raspberry pi to a thin client system and run citrix receiver or VMWareView Client to access your company’s software.

The software can be downloaded from here  – RPi-TC Download

Advantages of deploying the raspberry pi to the IT estate of a company could included

  1. The Raspberry pi can be purchased for as low as £35 each (included the cost of Pi, Sd Card, HDMI converter, Pi case), drastically lowering deployment costs when compared to a PC environment
  2. Require lower ongoing expenditures and administrative costs
  3. Raspberry pi  also use anywhere from 3,5 watts of power, compared to 150 watts for a normal PC
  4. Security benefits there is no company data is on the raspberry pi
  5. Save on desk space the raspberry pi can be mounted to the TFT

VESA mount for the Raspberry Pi from Solarbotics

The VESA mount from Solarbotics for the can be purchased from here – http://www.solarbotics.com/product/60103/

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  1. Bosstiger
    September 27, 2012 at 10:52 am | #1

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