We live in an internet driven world. It makes the security of internet connection an utmost important issue, especially for the business. This is where VPN service comes in.
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows you to traverse networks privately and securely as if you were on a private network. The VPN Server application on Yeastar S-Series PBX will help you configure the PBX as a VPN server. You can set up multiple VPN clients to access the server safely and securely.
What can VPN bring to your business?
VPN Server in S-Series VoIP PBX can improve security and maintain productivity. It allows you to securely access the company’s intranet via encrypted tunnel while traveling outside the office. It can also help to connect geographically separated offices of an organization and create one cohesive network.
With VPN in S-Series, you can host your own virtual private network. You can have privacy internet tunnel with authorized encryption. All in all, it helps connect remote offices, mobile workers, and business partners affordably and securely.
VPN Server in S-Series VoIP PBX
Note: Yeastar S-Series PBX (version 22.214.171.124 or later) supports OpenVPN. OpenVPN is an open-source server software who delivers flexible VPN solutions for businesses to secure all data communications. It creates secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities.
How to Setup VPN Server
- Set up certificates and keys for OpenVPN server and multiple clients.
- Make configurations for OpenVPN server and clients.
In the below easy-to-learn video, you can learn how to set up OpenVPN with S-Series VoIP PBX, how to access to the PBX via multiple clients, and how to connect two S-Series PBXs via OpenVPN.
This blog is originally published on Nov. 9th, 2016 and updated on Apr.17th, 2019.