Virtual Private Network is a term that describes the technologies that can be used to secure a connection through an otherwise unsecured or untrusted network such as Internet to access SP's SPICE resources.
SP VPN is available to SP staff, SP students, and authorized users who need to access SPICE resources from Internet. There are 4 different VPN solutions available:
(a) Two-factor IPSec VPN
(b) SSL VPN for Staff - (pending transiting into 2FA in due course)
(c) SSL VPN for Student
(d) SSL VPN for Guest (authorized user)
The type of SP services available for each type of VPN connection are summarised in the table below.