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Eshowe Junior school - the oldest school in Eshowe - upgraded their computer lab to use Wizzy Digital Courier

Eshowe Junior School
Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
IT administrator
Aletta Crous (principal)
Existing equipment
18 fully networked P2 computers
New equipment
Existing Computer layout
Fully networked lab running WINDOWS 98
New Computer Layout
16 fully networked computers running both the existing WINDOWS 98 operating system and the LINUX Thin Client network on a dual boot system (the kids can choose when the computers boot up). Two of the existing clients were converted to 1 Thin Client server and 1 WDC Internet Server.
Number of users
425 students, each with their own email account
  • Delayed Dialup, 7 Rand for 200Meg to 250 Meg download per night.
  • Full LINUX applications distribution on thin-client, and WINDOWS 98 on each client
  • up to 40Gig of Web Cache of websites requested by the administrator.

Junior school class