The VPN or Virtual private network allows a secure encrypted connection from a remote location, through an internet connection. It will allow QMUL users to connect to the QMUL network remotely. The current remote access solution, “Direct Access” is being phased out.
The new VPN solution is provided by Fortinet. The client is called the “FortiClient”. As well as providing remote access to the QMUL network, the new solution also provides an enterprise level anti-virus solution