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VPN AnyConnect Accounts (Virtual Private Network)


A Virtual Private Network (VPN) will allow you to securely connect to the Duke Network over the Internet when you are off-campus. While using the VPN, your remote computer appears to the Duke network like it is locally connected at Duke rather than off-site. The VPN provides an additional layer of security to the technologies already in place within the Duke network, allowing confidential information to be safety transported across a public network.

How To Use: 


  • 32 and 64-bit OS support (In Win7, click on Start, Control Panel, System and you can see which OS under the System heading)
  • Increased speed
  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL) transport
  • Improved hardware & software redundancy
  • Smaller client footprint
  • Seamless client upgrades
  • Improved security