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Hotels, Laptops and Identity Theft!

When people travel, it is not uncommon for them to take their laptops or other wireless devices with them. Whether they may be travelling for business purposes or for a family vacation, they may want to receive email, stream media, or work on presentations. 754 more words

Opera free VPN is now available in its main desktop browser

http://www.biphoo.com/bipnews/technology/internet/opera-free-vpn-is-now-available-in-its-main-desktop-browser.html Opera free VPN is now available in its main desktop browser
Opera free VPN is now available in its main desktop browser : VPNs or virtual private networks are services that re-route your traffic through different countries. 20 more words

VPN, The Great Wall, And The More Things Change

“…the more they stay the same.” Or so says the French Proverb (“Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose”). Don’t laugh, it’s all true; “history would be more interesting if it were not so repetitious “(I have no idea where that last quotation comes from, but I love it!) Watching the interaction–or lack thereof–between VPN and “The Great Chinese Firewall” goes a long way toward proving my point.As all of us who watch the Discovery Channel know, the Great Wall of China was built during the reign of Qin Shi Huangdi, the first emperor of China, about 2000 or so years ago. 350 more words

Virtual private network (VPN) discussion in Singapore

The Straits Times

Virtual private network (VPN) has been a contentious piece of technology here in Singapore for years.

Content publishers are unhappy that consumers here use the technology to access blocked content meant for overseas markets, even though many paid for the content. 283 more words

Protect Your Business While On the Move

Even if you’re not working for an organization that requires you to travel on a regular basis, there is still a high likelihood that you will work from home at some point during your week. 579 more words

Virtual Private Network and Dialup Connectivity Modem Strings

What to do when your dialup has intermittent network connectivity? Q u e s t i o nWhat do you do if you reside in a rural area, and your are constantly having problems connecting; when the modem tries to connect, it appears to be retraining continuously and then it either connects at a poor connection rate, or fails to connect at all.A n s w e r Due to the location, it may be necessary to lower the speed you connect at, as your modem is unable to maintain the faster V90 speeds.If you are running Windows 95/98/ME, just add the appropriate modem string from the list below.To find out what type of modem you have installed, click on Start, Settings, Control Panel then Modems. 230 more words

Frame Relay is Old News - MPLS is Now

Frame Relay was one of the earliest Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies used to connect customer sites together to transfer data to each other. Not anymore …MPLS has jumped to the forefront as the solution of choice today.With FR (frame relay) customer sites connect to a network provider’s Frame Relay “cloud”, commonly using leased line technology (64kbps – 2Mbps are common in the UK).Once all of the customer sites are connected to the same Frame Relay cloud, the customer network is created in software using “virtual circuits”. 261 more words