Re: Home users with VPN connections
From: Chris Berry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
From: "Chris Berry" <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2003 10:34:34 -0800
>From: "James Lee Gromoll" <email@example.com>
> If you are going to have home users VPN'd to your net, then the easiest
>and cleanest way to do that is to set up the home machine with a removable
>HD bay. Provide a 'company' drive and let the home user provide his own for
>home use. Set his 'company' drive up how you like, lock down the OS and
>give him the normal user access he would have at a company workstation.
>This is about $100 per workstation.
I think that's probably the best solution I've heard to that problem.
Simple, cheap, and effective, I like it. The user will grumble about having
to reboot to access company resources, but that's acceptable. Question
though, how are you going to handle it if they have a complicated home
setup, or if they change their internet connection?
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