Remote Access Solutions
Remote access to your equipment in the field is a huge benefit that has become readily available in recent years. The question is, how secure is that remote access, and is your organization taking the necessary steps to protect both you and your clients interests?
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For remote maintenance, routing, and firewall protection, one of the devices we rely on is the MGuard from Phoenix Contact. The MGuard series of products are available to support high availability, high-end security on remote maintenance infrastructure for the secure connection of machines and systems. With an integrated 4-portmanaged switch, two parallel interfaces for mobile and Ethernet (WAN) networks and up to 10 parallel VPN tunnels, the RS4000 3GVPN can provide you secure and efficient networking and remote access.
• Reduced travel costs and downtime
• Fewer devices (All in one VPN, Router, Firewall)
• Quicker response time to troubleshooting calls
• Equipment is protected from the operator network & vice versaDid you know...
Every Windows version beginning with Windows XP includes an installed Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) ("TerminalServices”) client (mstsc.exe) whose version is determined by that of the operating system or last applied Windows ServicePack. The Terminal Services server is supported as an official feature on Windows NT 4.0 Terminal Server Edition, Windows2000 Server, all editions of Windows XP except Windows XP Home Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows Home Server,on Windows Fundamentals for Legacy PCs, in Windows Vista Ultimate, Enterprise and Business editions, Windows Server2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and on Windows 7 Professional and above.