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Pros
"The features I have found to be most valuable are the levels of encryption I can enact and the compression I can apply to improve throughput.""There is support for multi-factor authentication."

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"Their split tunneling feature has been very valuable to our company since implementing the Perimeter 81 solution."

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Cons
"If there was a Graphical User Interface to help streamline the configuration, I believe OpenVPN would probably venture more into the non-geek realm as it were.""The security needs to be improved because it was a complaint that our customers had."

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"I would suggest adding more networking and security features that allow more customization within their platform."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"With regard to setup cost, pricing and/or licensing, the simple answer is that you'll need to set aside some time to learn it and experiment with it."

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"Overall I am very happy with the solution’s flexibility and pricing."

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Overview

OpenVPN is an open-source software application that implements virtual private network techniques for creating secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities.

Perimeter 81 is a Zero Trust Network as a Service helping organizations to secure their network, cloud and application access, and protect their most valuable resources. Incorporating the highest standards of Zero Trust Security, Perimeter 81 seamlessly applies adaptive policies, based on device, identity and location, so that only authorized users are granted access to critical corporate resources. A pioneer in software-defined access technology, Perimeter 81 is among the first solution that can fully secure access to both managed and unmanaged devices. Unlike traditional hardware-based network security providers, Perimeter 81 provides greater network visibility, seamless on-boarding and automatic integration with all the major cloud providers. Furthermore, the solution can be fully deployed across a company’s network in less than 15 minutes, giving companies of all industries and sizes the power to be securely mobile and completely cloud-confident.

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Sample Customers
Verizon, Amazon, Disney, HP, Microsoft, IBM, SamsungAqua Security, Cognito, Multipoint
Top Industries
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Comms Service Provider34%
Computer Software Company22%
Media Company7%
Government6%
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Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider19%
Media Company15%
Non Profit6%
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Small Business67%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise11%
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OpenVPN Access Server is ranked 6th in Enterprise Infrastructure VPN with 2 reviews while Perimeter 81 is ranked 10th in Enterprise Infrastructure VPN with 1 review. OpenVPN Access Server is rated 9.6, while Perimeter 81 is rated 10.0. The top reviewer of OpenVPN Access Server writes "My solution for connecting two DRBD farms". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Perimeter 81 writes "Affordable, secure, and allows me to manage all user access in one platform". OpenVPN Access Server is most compared with Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client, Fortinet FortiClient, Prisma Access by Palo Alto Networks, Check Point Endpoint Remote Access VPN and F5 BIG-IP, whereas Perimeter 81 is most compared with Zscaler Private Access, Prisma Access by Palo Alto Networks, Cato Networks, Cisco Umbrella and Cloudflare Access.

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