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"What's a 'VPN'?"

By January 6, 2008

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A "virtual private network" is the 21st Century way of working from home or from a remote office. By using the internet to extend your company's office network across many kilometers, it is possible to log into your office computer account from most any Internet connection. There are hacker and eavesdropping concerns, of course. But gratefully, modern VPN's are quite safe. Bradley Mitchell explains VPN's here...
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April 14, 2010 at 10:39 am
(1) George S May says:

VPN’s are incredibly helpful I’ve been using one for the last two years, and it’s has helped me become way more productive.

george s may

September 7, 2010 at 9:57 am
(2) tjw says:

So is a vpn a small businesses answer to establishing an expensive, complicated server? What’s the difference between using, say an exchange server vs a vpn?

October 19, 2010 at 9:55 am
(3) David p says:

Exchange is an email server

March 24, 2011 at 3:10 am
(4) Ady says:

I can also be called a kind of remote desktop connection.

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