Advantages of using OpenVPN server
OpenVPN is open source software that uses the technique of VPN for creating connections like point to point or site to site connection. In a multi client server configuration it allows the server to release an authentication certificate.
The point to point connection is to connect two devices in which one is act like a sender and another is a receiver.
Site to site connection means connection between your computers to the network in which you want to work. This connection is used where you are in a remote place and want to connect with the network of your office to continue your work.
The advantages of OpenVPN are illustrated below.
1. EASY TO INSTALL AND CONFIGURE
Installation of the tools is very difficult to create VPNs but the installation and configure process is extremely easy when it comes to OpenVPN. It is a big strength to use an OpenVPN server.
2. ISSUES ON PORTABILITY
When it comes to installation in various devices the OpenVPN is very much portable comparing to others. It can be installed in every platform like windows, Linux, Mac OS, and Solaris etc. In any platforms the configuration principle remains same.
OpenVPN is based on client server architecture. OpenVPN must be installed at both the end i.e. at the sender end and at the receiver end in which one is treated as server and the other one is client.
4. CREATING TUNNEL
OpenVPN creates a tunnel to passes the data securely from the sender to the receivers end. By creating this tunnel the information could not travel outside the tunnel and no one can access the information who is not in the network thus it travels securely throughout the whole path.
5. SECURITY ISSUES
When it comes to security OpenVPN is playing a vital role to keep data secure. It is a good server to rely upon. It keeps your data safe throughout the path from sender to receiver in a network.
6. ACCESSING SERVERS
OpenVPN allows you to access more servers you want to visit. There are no any restrictions.
7. NO PACKET DROPS
There are no drops of the packets which is containing data through the path if you use OpenVPN. All the data packets you are sending to the receiver will reach to the receiver with no data loss.
8. THE ABILITY OF PROTOCOL MODIFICATION
If there is any problem regarding the protocol that you cannot connect to the network you want to, the experts can provide a modification on the protocol
With the use of OpenVpn you can do the following –
->In a single TCP or UDP port, you can tunnel any virtual Ethernet adapter and can connect sub network.
->Configuring a VPN server which can handle multiple connections with the help of one or more machines.
Open VPN is a reliable option if you want to connect within your selected network with full security. It passes your data to the receiver safely and securely without any loss of data.