a patented Client/Server hardware model with remote
"thin client" appliance terminals connecting
with a centralized server, "V-Link" delivers
a SMART solution for public and academic libraries
that is much more than
e-mail files, web pages, and documents are automatically
purged upon logout to preserve users' privacy.
protection from known and unknown viruses is a unique
feature of "V-Link" that eliminates the need
for software updates.
offers the advantages of centralized administration for
set up and redefinition of its functions and capabilities.
compliant filtering gives users the option for filtered
or unfiltered content while V-Print print cost recovery
manages patron print jobs.
lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) than a PC model, “Thin
Client” terminals can drastically lower energy consumption
and ongoing IT expenditures. Savings in time and frustration
alone make the "V-link" solution invaluable.
"V-link" operates in a client/server model using
remote "thin client" terminals, the solution
increases uptime and lessens maintenance often required
in a PC environment.
"V-link" user interface has been designed around
MS Windows to eliminate learning curves. The small physical
size of the terminals makes the solution perfect for libraries
with limited or no room for expansion.