What is a VPN?

A VPN, short for virtual private network, is a means of establishing secure connections between remote computers. A VPN presents its connection as if it were a local private network, allowing for secure communications between servers.

For more educational resources related to VPNs, please visit:

  • How to Set Up an OpenVPN Server
  • Recommended Security Measures to Protect Your Servers

A complete list of our educational resources on virtual private networks can be found on our VPN tag page.