ClarkConnect Publisher's description
from Point Clark Networks
The ClarkConnect solution is built on the stability and security of Linux.
ClarkConnect is a powerful yet easy-to-use software package that transforms off-the-shelf server hardware into a dedicated Internet firewall, gateway or server.
ClarkConnect is a great solution for schools, businesses, organizations, and home offices.
ClarkConnect transforms standard PC hardware into either:
- a dedicated firewall/gateway for your network, or
- a standalone server on your local network
The award-winning Linux-based solution includes firewall and security tools, along with file, print, web, e-mail, proxy, antivirus, antispam, content filtering, VPN servers and more. A detailed feature list is shown in the sidebar below.
Easy to Install and Manage
The software is easy to install on off-the-shelf hardware ... you can be up and running in minutes.
- purchase a CD, or download burn your own
- insert the CD into the server system
- start the server from the CD
- follow the installation wizard
Once you have your ClarkConnect system up and running, you can configure the server/gateway with an easy-to-use web-based administration tool.
Integrated Updates and Managed Services
- ClarkConnect includes integrated Gateway Services (GS). to update, manage and monitor your system.
- 24/7 port and resource monitoring
- DNS services, including dynamic DNS
- antivirus protection
- antispam tools
- content filter updates
- managed/dynamic VPN
- daily security audits
- intrusion detection updates
- e-mail/MX backup
Different Needs... Different Solutions
We offer three different editions of the ClarkConnect software. Each edition solves different needs.
Professional Edition - Firewall and Gateway
The Professional Edition is a firewall solution that protects your network from the constant hazards lurking on the Internet. The software includes a stateful firewall, antispam protection, antivirus protection, content filtering, managed VPN, intrusion prevention, and more.
Office Edition - All-in-One Gateway/Server
The Office Edition includes not only the core security features found in the Professional Edition, but also server features: file server, print server, web server, advanced mail server, and database server.
Home Edition - Home and Hobbyist Solution
The Home Edition is designed for home use -- we include extras such as MP3 support, online photo albums and computer security model appropriate for a home environment.
Here are some key features of "ClarkConnect":
В· IPsec VPN
В· PPTP VPN
В· Managed/Dynamic VPN
В· 1-to-1 NAT support
В· DMZ support
В· Stateful Firewall
В· Intrusion detection
В· Intrusion prevention
В· Antivirus (license req.)
В· SMTP authentication
В· SMTP gateway
В· SMTP server
В· POP and IMAP servers
В· Banner ad blocking
В· Web proxy
В· Content filtering
В· Bandwidth manager
В· DSL (including PPPoE)
В· Cable Modem
В· 802.11b Wireless
В· Internal DHCP server
В· Caching DNS server
В· Hardware and Software RAID
В· multi-processor support
В· Web-based configuration
В· Optional Webmin package
В· Apache web server
В· Support for CGI and PHP
В· Secure/SSL support
В· FTP server
В· Windows file server
В· AppleShare file server
В· Print server support
В· Printer sharing
В· MySQL Database
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What's New in This Release:В· Upgrade to CentOS 5.x
В· Complete LDAP integration
В· Protocol filtering
В· Improved bandwidth management
В· Mail quarantine
Improved Windows integration:
В· Roaming profiles
В· Recycle bin support
В· File auditing
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall