A virtual private network (VPN) is a network that uses a public telecommunications infrastructure, such as the Internet, to provide remote offices or individual users with secure access to your organization’s network. In a VPN, computers at each end of the tunnel encrypt or encrypt the data entering the tunnel and decrypt it at the other end.
VPN CONNECTION TYPES
This type of connection allows you to connect your PC, laptop to the company network. You only need an Internet connection and have the credentials provided by the company for the connection.
SITE TO SITE CONNECTION
This VPN connection allows you to connect 2 or more remote locations making the company network look like one. No special equipment is required, only a VPN server configuration on each side and a reliable and quality Internet connection.
ADVANTAGES OF USING A VPN CONNECTION
YOU CAN USE THE PUBLIC OR HOTEL WI-FI SAFELY
Public Wi-Fi does not offer encryption security to its users and its signals are emitted so that anyone can listen or connect, therefore, some people use VPN in Wi-Fi points to prevent them from snooping around. private information such as passwords, bank accounts and access. In general, the most effective way to prevent your data from getting into the wrong hands is by using a VPN service that makes all Internet use totally private and secure.
FACILITATES SECURE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN REMOTE SITES OR OFFICES
Currently, many companies have branches and connect these branches to the main office via the Internet through a site-to-site VPN connection. For example, companies can allow workers with laptops on the road or at home to connect to the company’s network as if they were sitting at a desk in the office. A company that has offices in two locations can connect them through a VPN over the Internet, it seems that there is an interconnected network. Linking remote sites with a main office allows users to send and receive information through a secure connection. Employees can use file servers and printers that are not physically in the same office.
AVOID WEB CENSORSHIP AND CONTENT MONITORING IN THIRD-PARTY NETWORKS
Some networks have firewalls installed to restrict what their users see, hear and share with others inside and outside their networks. Connecting to a VPN server will allow you to “remove” censorship restrictions and access the entire World Wide Web.
ACCESS TO RESTRICTED CONTENT
By using a VPN service, you can manipulate your machine’s IP address to a specific location such as EE. UU., There you can unlock access to Netflix and stream content from outside the US. UU.
Last but not least, a VPN connection allows your collaborators to connect to the office at any time, making them available wherever they are with any Internet connection.
Nettix Peru implements secure VPN services using the latest available technology. We can connect your remote locations or allow your users to access your network 24 hours a day. Contact us for more information.