Basically network terminals are used to connect a remote user to the computer over network. Here network is either a LAN or a WAN.
There are following two concept that shows how the network terminal should work:
- The network terminal should have a large amount of computing power and memory just in order to run the complex protocols to
compress the amount of data that are sent over the network.
- The network terminal displaying pixels and not doing much thinking in order to make it very cheap.
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