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Your Remote Access Choices

Fortunately, the choices for remote access are as varied as the types of user. One popular method is to use remote control software to connect to a computer and operate that computer as though you were in front of it. A completely different method favored by businesses is to use a VPN to make a remote computer an actual part of the network. Still other solutions, such as application delivery servers, allow you to use your office applications without needing to install anything on a remote computer. In this section, we'll explain these different methods, describe why each might be appropriate for you, and provide a few examples of real products.

Remote Control Software

A popular way to give access to computers and a ...

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