Lucent IPSec Client software helps enterprises provide cost-effective, high-value remote access VPN services for telecommuters and mobile workers with PCs running Microsoft? Windows? operating systems. And it helps lighten the management burden on IT staffs. Standards-based IP Security (IPSec) features and centralized management combine with diverse value-added capabilities to deliver a secure solution that is easy to install, administer and use. A built-in personal firewall ensures protection even for always-on cable and digital subscriber line (DSL) connections. End-users can access the Web, log into an enterprise-wide intranet VPN or connect to multiparty extranets safely and simply regardless of the connection mode ? dial-up modem, WAN router, DSL, cable or wireless link. Smooth interoperability across the entire Lucent IP services portfolio helps satisfy users? total remote access VPN needs. When deployed with Lucent VPN Firewall Brick platforms, IPSec Client software is completely integrated and centrally managed by Lucent Security Management Server (LSMS) software. This simplifies enterprise-wide administration of large-scale remote access VPNs ? while helping optimize IT staff time and contain operating and ownership costs. IPSec Client and LSMS software and VPN Firewall Brick platforms are key components of Lucent?s comprehensive IP services solutions portfolio.