Issue No. 04 - July/August (2000 vol. 4)
<p>Virtual private networks are hot, and for good reason. They promise to help organizations support sales over the Internet more economically—tying business partners and suppliers together, linking branch offices, and supporting telecommuter access to corporate network resources. Whether deployed as intranet or extranet, a VPN can reduce costs by replacing multiple communication links and legacy equipment with a single connection and one piece of equipment for each location.</p>
R. Younglove, "Virtual Private Networks: Secure Access for E-Business," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 4, no. , pp. 96, 2000.