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ClarkConnect is a powerful yet easy-to-use software package that transforms off-the-shelf server hardware into a dedicated Internet f
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
content filter updates
daily security audits
intrusion detection updates
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":
1-to-1 NAT support
Antivirus (license req.)
POP and IMAP servers
Banner ad blocking
DSL (including PPPoE)
Internal DHCP server
Caching DNS server
Hardware and Software RAID
Optional Webmin package
Apache web server
Support for CGI and PHP
Windows file server
AppleShare file server
Print server support
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