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VPNs Are Hot, but What Are They?
The Virtual Private Network (VPN) market is exploding. There are many different ideas on what a VPN is, and how to implement them. This article clarifies what

managed vpn  companies are now offering Managed VPN Services to resolve the complexity problem. Market Winners Since VPN technology includes both a network and security component, it is not surprising that current VPN market leaders are the networking and firewall companies such as Nortel, Cisco, Lucent, Checkpoint, and Axent. Many smaller vendors are also starting to get into the market. The challenge will be to deliver a VPN product that not only runs on all the major platforms, but also is easy to install,

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With Record Revenues, AXENT Puts Down a Solid Fist


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