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Founded in 1988, Network Computing Devices, Inc. (OTC BB: NCDI) is a leading provider of server- and web-based computing solutions. NCD Thinfrastructure comprises thin client information access and management hardware and software that deliver a richer end-user experience with a lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). NCD products deliver high performance, easy-to-manage, cost-effective access to all information and applications on enterprise networks and intranets.


NCD Thinfrastructure is an end-to-end solution for accessing, delivering, and managing information over networks. NCD Thinfrastructure combines thin client devices and Citrix ICA MetaFrame or Microsoft Windows Terminal Services client management software with world-class service to provide effective enterprise server-centric computing. NCD Thinfrastructure offers the lowest cost of ownership and the highest degree of flexibility and reliability for the deployment of mission-critical enterprise applications. NCD Thinfrastructure includes:

  • Thin clients for accessing Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Web, Java and legacy applications
  • Software providing centralized management and desktop functionality
  • World-class service and support for ease of deployment and implementation

NCD software provides desktop tools for reducing the costs of desktop support for a wide range of desktops.

NCD ThinPATH PC - ThinPATH PC, provides a cost-effective migration strategy to use existing PCs as a transition towards server-based computing for applications that are available via Microsoft Terminal Services, Citrix MetaFrame or a web server. Systems administrators also have the flexibility to allow access to locally installed PC applications via the dedicated user interface.

NCD ThinPATH Portal - Together with Microsoft Terminal Services and Citrix MetaFrame, NCD ThinPATH Portal delivers the greatest flexibility and control in server-based computing. Available for both PCs, ThinSTAR's and Neoware Windows-based terminals, NCD ThinPATH software dramatically improves manageability and extends the functionality of desktop devices.

NCD PC-Xware- PC-Xware crosses many of the largest network hurdles, allowing you to view and work on UNIX, Linux, Microsoft Windows, and in almost every connected environment with links to local networks, including Workstations and Supercomputers. With PC-Xware, integrate X11 applications with Windows, select a familiar window manager, and cut and paste between windows. PC-Xware, based on the powerful X11R6 server software used in NCD terminals, moves your PC beyond the realm of purely windowing to a fully interactive environment.


Business Network Computers (NCs) - The NC900 combines the best of evolutionary and revolutionary thin client technologies to deliver a proven computing solution at an outstanding price-to-performance ratio. The NC900 provides the performance and feature set required by users who need a flexible thin client for accessing UNIX, X.11, Windows, Web, Java and legacy applications in a heterogeneous computing environment. Using the Citrix MetaFrame ICA client, the NC900 can access PC applications running on a Windows NT or Windows 2000 server.


With over a million thin client devices installed and over 2 billion hours of software utilization, you can count on the reliability, quality and leadership of NCD's solutions. NCD currently offers a combination of hardware, software, and services that provide the most complete solution to your thin client issues.

NCD At-a-Glance


February, 1988

Initial public offering:

June, 1992

Ticker Symbol:



Portland, Oregon

Sales model:

Distributors, Systems Integrators, Value Added Resellers and Original Equipment Manufacturers.