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Comparison of Site-to-Site (STS) and Small Office Home Office (SOHO) VPNs

Requirements/Features

STS VPN

SOHO VPN

VPN Location

No restriction

Geographically limited?

VPN Users

Vendors, contractors, external affiliates

JH affiliates only

Maximum Number of Users

No restriction

TBD by IT@JH

Remote Site Hardware/Software support

Remote site responsibility

JH Networking/Network Security responsibility

Internet Access

None available

Full access via JHU address space

Application Access (SAP, Epic, SharePoint, etc.)

Limited access may be available

Unlimited access

Additional Services (Email, Directory, DHCP, DNS, etc.)

None available

Unlimited access

Cost – One-time setup fee

$2,500

TBD by IT@JH, based on device count and geographic region

Cost – Annual maintenance fee

$600

TBD by IT@JH, based on device count and geographic region

Cost – ISP Access

Remote site responsibility

JH affiliate responsibility