The Internet Café or ICafé business is one of the lucrative industries in town. The World Wide Web has become a part of the people’s daily lives all over the world as it provides fast communications whether for personal or for business interaction, convenient online shopping, business product promotion and undertakings, research and information for students’ homework and for entertainment as well. Most ICafé owners take advantage of using diskless workstations to reduce the overall cost of its local area network.
Diskless workstations is a system that uses network booting to load the operating system wherein computer units on a LAN (local area network) do not contain its own hard disk and other boot devices like floppy drives or CD/DVD-ROMs but contains common components like CPU, RAM, video, sound and network adapter. The machine boots and store files on a network file server.