Definition - What does Plug Computer mean?
A plug computer is integrated with typical computing resources such as a processor, memory, communication ports, wireless connectivity and a Linux operating system.
Techopedia explains Plug Computer
A plug computer is available in many models, such as Nimbus, Dreamplug, D2plug and others, each designed and suited for different services and deployment models. Typical applications of a plug computer include, but are not limited to:
- Web proxy server for delivering cached access to Web pages
- Multimedia and video streaming
- Cloud computing
- Network services automation and related services