A VPN is a Virtual Private Network. VPNs use encryption and other security mechanisms to ensure that only authorized users can access the network and that the data cannot be intercepted. A VPN provides you with the same capabilities as a system of privately owned or leased lines at a fraction of the cost. Remote users and telecommuters - Mobile sales force or telecommuters can connect to corporate network by using VPN client software. This ensures secure access through an Internet connection. Exchange information securely - All communication is via the Internet. Users can be anywhere; home, travelling or in the office. The Eland VPN Appliance ensure the confidentiality, integrity and authencity of your information. In today's growing network infrastructure, the Eland VPN Appliance is among the most cost effective IPSec solutions to exchange information securely beyond your local area network.