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Subject:RE: PC naming? Help! From:coliver -at- lexmark -dot- com To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Fri, 26 Aug 2005 09:15:34 -0400
>We are searching for a word to denote a particular computer on the
>that a solution is installed to (to watch over 1-1000 printer devices). I
>have had votes here for Host PC and Control PC, and other developers have
>suggested Controller PC, Management PC, Admin PC, and Monitor PC. My
>question is, do any of you have/use a particular name for this PC in your
>documentation that you wouldn't mind sharing, or do you have any
>suggestions for a name for a PC like this?
We use "[name of application] server" to denote a PC with network printer
monitoring software installed on it.
A device is a "print server" if it's physically connected to one or more
printers in order to provide those printers with a network connection. If
this device is a stand-alone item rather than a dedicated PC, it's also a
Clayton A. Oliver
Lexmark International, Inc. mailto:coliver -at- lexmark -dot- com
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