What is a VPN? When Should I use VPN?

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What is a VPN?

A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a secure, private connection over a public network, such as the internet. Think of it as a tunnel that allows you to safely connect to an outside network (like your office) over the internet.

When Should I use a VPN?

When you're out of the office working remotely from your home, your client's office, or while you're traveling, a VPN connection allows you to access local network resources as if you were there. You'll have full access to any files, servers, and printers you normally have available when you're in the office.

How to use a VPN

The following articles cover how to set up and use a VPN connection:

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