[SATLUG] Remote Desktop for Linux

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Fri Apr 25 07:03:42 CDT 2008

> At work we use Suns Secure Global Desktop (SGD) though it's not free it has
> been rock solid. Before we would export the display to xterms. This was very
> inefficient due to the lag in the network, we are only connected by a single
> T1 for the entire office to the were the server is located. SGD allows you
> to limit access to programs or give the entire desktop, all through a web
> browser/java app.
> http://www.sun.com/software/products/sgd/index.jsp

Thanks, Zeb, I watched their demo, but I didn't really discuss if this
system allows simultaneous viewing of a desktop by multiple clients,
some of them with read/write access to the desktop, and some of them only
readonly access. Is that possible with this product?

Thanks, -Borries

More information about the SATLUG mailing list