quot;Portable applications
vs.
Virtual applicationsquot;
How to have got your documents
and applications av...
Introduction
Better infrastuctures
New work environments
Mobility
Conceptual evolution
Personal computer
Laptop
Pocket PC / UMPC
Web desktop (WebOS)
Types of mobile technologies
Portable applications.
Virtual applications.
Web desktops (We...
Portable applications:
Introduction
Portable applications:
Advantages
They take up little space.
They don't need to be installed in the
computer that we use....
Portable applications:
Disadvantages
They depend on an operating system:
Windows, usually.
Portable applications:
Some examples
GIMP Portable (photograph and image
manipulation).
FileZilla Portable (FTP client).
G...
Portable applications:
Interesting links
More portable applications in:
◦ http://www.framakey.org/Portables
◦ http://...
Virtual applications:
Introduction
Virtual applications:
Advantages
“Any physical space is required”.
They don't need to be installed in the
computer that w...
Virtual applications:
Disadvantages
They depend on the internet*
* This must not be a disadvantage.
Virtual applications:
Some examples
Splashup (http://www.splashup.com - image manipulator)
net2ftp (http://www.net2ftp.com...
Virtual applications:
Interesting links
More information about web applications:
◦ http://www.webware.com
Web desktops (WebOS):
Introduction
Web desktops (WebOS):
Advantages
(Virtual applications)
Centralized system.
Usability.
Time saving.
Web desktops (WebOS):
Disadvantages
They depend on the internet.
They depend on a specific environment.
Web desktops (WebOS):
Some examples
eyeOS (http://www.eyeos.org)
DesktopTwo (http://www.desktoptwo.com)
Web desktops (WebOS):
Interesting links
More information in:
◦ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WebOS
◦ http://en.wikipedia.o...
Conclusions
Applications
Not mobile Mobile
...
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Portable applications vs Virtual applications

How to have got your documents and applications available everywhere using portable applications and virtual applications. Advantages and disadvantages of both options. Downloading the presentation you could see the moderator notes with some additional information.
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  • 1. quot;Portable applications vs. Virtual applicationsquot; How to have got your documents and applications available everywhere (by David Comuñas, eqhes.info)
  • 2. Introduction Better infrastuctures New work environments Mobility
  • 3. Conceptual evolution Personal computer Laptop Pocket PC / UMPC Web desktop (WebOS)
  • 4. Types of mobile technologies Portable applications. Virtual applications. Web desktops (WebOS).
  • 5. Portable applications: Introduction
  • 6. Portable applications: Advantages They take up little space. They don't need to be installed in the computer that we use. They don't leave any trace in the computer.
  • 7. Portable applications: Disadvantages They depend on an operating system: Windows, usually.
  • 8. Portable applications: Some examples GIMP Portable (photograph and image manipulation). FileZilla Portable (FTP client). Gaim Portable (chat). Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition (Web browser). Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition (email application). VLC Media Player Portable (multimedia player). OpenOffice.org Portable (word processor, database, vector graphics editor...).
  • 9. Portable applications: Interesting links More portable applications in: ◦ http://www.framakey.org/Portables ◦ http://portableapps.com/apps ◦ http://software.u3.com ◦ http://www.linux.com/articles/52932 More information in: ◦ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portable_application
  • 10. Virtual applications: Introduction
  • 11. Virtual applications: Advantages “Any physical space is required”. They don't need to be installed in the computer that we use. They don't leave any trace in the computer. Not operating System dependent. Only a web browser is needed.
  • 12. Virtual applications: Disadvantages They depend on the internet* * This must not be a disadvantage.
  • 13. Virtual applications: Some examples Splashup (http://www.splashup.com - image manipulator) net2ftp (http://www.net2ftp.com - FTP client) MSN Web Messenger (http://webmessenger.msn.com - chat) MSN Hotmail (http://www.hotmail.com - email application) Last.fm (http://www.last.fm - internet radio) Zoho (http://www.zoho.com - word processor, database, spreadsheets...)
  • 14. Virtual applications: Interesting links More information about web applications: ◦ http://www.webware.com
  • 15. Web desktops (WebOS): Introduction
  • 16. Web desktops (WebOS): Advantages (Virtual applications) Centralized system. Usability. Time saving.
  • 17. Web desktops (WebOS): Disadvantages They depend on the internet. They depend on a specific environment.
  • 18. Web desktops (WebOS): Some examples eyeOS (http://www.eyeos.org) DesktopTwo (http://www.desktoptwo.com)
  • 19. Web desktops (WebOS): Interesting links More information in: ◦ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WebOS ◦ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_desktop
  • 20. Conclusions Applications Not mobile Mobile Portable Virtual Traditional (flash memory) (web) (desktop) Use those you need, not those are cool ;).

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