BranchCache

BranchCache is an innovative Windows-specific networking technology that aims to improve network performance between branch offices and central office servers by reducing WAN link utilization. This technology was first introduced in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. BranchCache caches content (both web-based and Windows file-sharing based) that is retrieved often from the central servers. It […]

DirectAccess

DirectAccess is a Windows-specific VPN technology that was first introduced in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. Its main purpose is to allow transparent automated connections to central company servers from home or remote locations. It is built on a combination of IPSec and IPv6 tunneling.                   […]