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LinuxPR: Penguin Computing & OpenReach Announce Partnership to Deliver Enterprise VPN Appliance & Managed VPN Service

Feb 22, 2001, 00:39 (0 Talkback[s])

"Pre-Configured VPN Gateway Combines Penguin Computing Hardware and OpenReach VPN Services."

"OpenReach, Inc., a provider of network-independent virtual private network (VPN) services, and Penguin Computing Inc., a San Francisco, Calif.-based provider of reliable Linux systems for Internet serving, today announced a strategic OEM agreement to co-develop an appliance solution that will enable businesses to outsource the deployment and management of secure virtual private networks."

"The pre-configured combination of OpenReach Gateway Software, which runs on any standard PC, and Penguin Computing's servers, will create the industry's first enterprise VPN appliance that provides customers with a turnkey solution for building global intranet or extranet communication networks. Combining Penguin Computing's reliable servers with the OpenReach managed VPN service provides a global VPN solution built on open hardware and software standards that has the flexibility, price-performance, and reliability that today's enterprise customers require."

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