What does VPN mean in Hardware?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand VPN in the Computing field in general and in the Hardware terminology in particular.

Virtual Private Network

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What does VPN mean?

virtual private network(Noun)
a network set up for use by a limited number of individuals, such as employees of a company, operating over a large area. The network typically uses encryption to keep information secure.

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