Chapter 1. The VPN Technology Promise: Secure Access from Anywhere to Anything

This chapter covers fundamental business requirements in today’s world, outlines important business challenges, and introduces the promise that virtual private networking (VPN) brings to meet these challenges and requirements. The chapter concludes with important information about VPN scalability, performance, and maintenance as starting considerations in your VPN build or buy decision.

The Challenge: Matching Technology to Deliver Business Solutions

As we witness the unfolding of the information age, it has become essential for businesses to provide access to confidential information for their employees and business partners. This instant access has to be secure because ...

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