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FreeNX and NoMachine:  Fast and secure remote desktop system, like VNC or LTSP but faster and with many features:

  • Runs single applications remotely
  • Carries sound as well as screen and keyboard
  • Has many clients - Linux, Solaris, Windows, Mac OS/X, PXE, Mozilla
  • Can servers for several OS and can proxy to extend VNC and Windows Terminal Server
  • Tight compression for fast service over dialup
  • Uses SSL for end-to-end encryption
  • Easy to install and demo in Knoppix

(As always, John's got the scoop...)

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