TITLE

Sun brightens up remote access skies

AUTHOR(S)
Greene, Tim
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Network World;10/19/98, Vol. 15 Issue 42, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the benefits of Sun's Sun.net technology for remote access. Ability for personal computers to set up secure Internet links; Ease of setting up extranets; Minimizing amount of data sent over the small dial-up link; Streamlining of mailing attachments. INSET: Briefs..
ACCESSION #
2528912

 

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