A thin client (sometimes also called a lean or slim client) is
|“||[a] low-cost computing device that works in a server-centric computing model, accessing applications from a central server or network.||”|
|“||[t]he use of client-server architecture networks which depends primarily on the central server for processing activities which focuses on conveying input and output between the user and the remote server.||”|
- NSTAC Report to the President on Communications Resiliency, at C-6.
- AR 25-1, at 130.