One of the biggest issues with IBM Thinkpads and indeed any laptop at all, is performance and efficiency. Like most other laptop computers, the IBM Thinkpad is intended to make your life easy. The ability to lock into a docking station and integrate between work done away from the office and the existing device is optimum.
A docking station allows you to charge your laptops batteries as it runs off the main power, allows you to integrate files that you have created while you have been away back into your mainframe system and to use full size keyboards and monitors and other computer peripherals that are also plugged into the back of the docking station infrastructure.
While it is not critical that the IBM Thinkpad t22 docking station be purchased online, it is often far cheaper than buying a docking station at your local computer store or via the Internet. There are reasons for doing this. For one, accessories sellers online have lower operating costs.
They do not have to rent or build a storefront and, therefore, do not have as many costs to pass along to their customers. While you can buy an IBM Thinkpad t22 docking station direct from IBM it is probably best to look around at accessories suppliers to see if you can find it cheaper as with all major brands they tend to charge full tote odds for all of their products.
There is also a wider selection of accessories based products when shopping online. In an hour you can surf through hundreds of online computer stores to find the IBM Thinkpad t22 docking station for your system. In that same amount of time you could visit only a handful of stores in your neighborhood. Having more stores to choose from ensures that you find the best price available.