[thelist] Windows VPN Analysis

Norman Bunn norman.bunn at craftedsolutions.com
Mon Sep 15 20:31:11 CDT 2003

At 07:32 PM 9/15/2003, you wrote:
>On Mon, 15 Sep 2003 15:41:21 -0400, Hershel Robinson 
><hershelr at netvision.net.il> wrote:
>>I am aware that a Win VPN creates 2-way communications for basically all 
>>communication, including a simple file upload or download, but still I 
>>think ours goes very slow.
>VPN (from what I've read) is usually no better than a dialup speed, does 
>it seem slower than that?

Are we talking about a Virtual Private Network?  If so, the there should be 
very little difference in the connection speed from normal use if the 
connection at the far end has a large enough pipe.  After all, VPN is 
simply a secure tunneling protocol within the existing internet protocol.


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