Remote access protocols for graphical user interface

Piotr Stera


The paper presents remote access protocols. It focus on the volume of data transmission. First part describes chosen protocols. Second one concentrates on analysis of the amount of transmitted data. Next, theoretic arguments are compared with application tests. Results of comparison are presented as conclusions.


remote access; interface; user; graphic interface

Full Text:

PDF (Polski)


X.Org Foundation.

X Window System.

Pinzari G. F.: Introduction to NX technology., 2003.

Richardson T., Stafford-Fraser Q., Wood R. W., Hopper A.: Yirtual Network Computing, IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 2, No. l, 1998.

Linux Terminal Server Project.

Vino. The Remote Desktop Project.

Richardson T.: The RFB Protocol., 2005.

ITU-TRecommendation, 1.128-Application Sharing. Geneva, 17-27 March 1997.

Rdesktop: A Remote Desktop Protocol Client,

Stera P.: Zdalny dostęp - przegląd wybranych rozwiązań. Nowe technologie sieci komputerowych, t. 2, WKŁ, Warszawa 2006, s. 25K259.