The following document provides information on how to activate and configure the Dynamic VPN service for your ClearOS system. For an overview of the features and benefits of the service, please review the service information here.
If you did not select this module to be included during the installation process, you must first install the module.
You can find this feature in the menu system at the following location:
- Login to your ClearCenter account.
- Click onin the top navigation bar.
- Select the target system from the list of active systems in your account.
Dynamic VPN is included in the ClearOS Standard and Premium subscriptions. You will see information on your VPN settings if the software has been enabled on your ClearOS gateway.
Dynamic VPN support not only simplifies configuration, but also improves the up-time of the connections. In order to create a connection between to systems, you need to configure both ClearOS systems.
From the webconfig tool, click onin the Dynamic VPN Connections box. You need to:
- Select the target system name from the list
- Type in a pre-shared secret (password)
On the first connection or when an IP address changes, it may take a minute for the connection to synchronize.