Up One Level



The term workstation used to refer to extremely powerful desktop computers which were often (and still are) used by the scientific and research communities. They tend to run the UNIX® operating system using powerful RISC processors with massive screens and superb graphics!

Today, however, whilst the above definition remains broadly true, workstation can also be used interchangeably with 'PC' where the computer is attached to the corporate network / LAN.

*** The Information Security Glossary ***
Previous PageTop of this pageNext Page

Buy Now:


This Glossary forms part of the RUsecure Security Policy Suite... visit RUsecure Security Policy World
Use of the guidance contained within RUsecure™ is subject to the End User Licence Agreement
This site created with EasyHTMLHelp(tm) for MS Word
 Risk Associates: Resources for Security Risk Analysis, ISO 17799 / BS7799, Security Policies and Security Audit