Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

A name given to a single computer that is connected to another computer or network. A workstation has no important function and is not a necessity for a network to operate. A workstation is only needed for a single user to connect to the network. For example, almost all users who utilize a computer at their job or school are using a workstation.

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