Chapter 17Controlling It All with Web-Based Desktops

In This Chapter

Image  Understanding Web-Based Desktops

Image  Evaluating Web-Based Desktops

In the previous chapters in this section, we discussed all manner of cloud services, from web-based calendars and contact management applications to online word processors, spreadsheets, and presentation programs. But there’s one more category of application that’s worth examining—one that ties all these applications together into a single browser window.

This type of application isn’t an application at all; it’s ...

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