LANRover


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LANRover

A remote access server from Shiva Corporation, providing modem and ISDN access to remote users on a network. When dial-up was king, the LANRover was a popular device that connected to the LAN and supported the PPP protocol as well as standard dial-up ANSI terminal connections. See Shiva.
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The Intel Shiva LanRover VPN Express provides businesses with many of the same benefits as the Intel Shiva LanRover VPN Gateway.
(4) Several protocols are available, including: Modem-to-modem connections; Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) compliant remote access server (RAS) (e.g., Shiva, LanRover, Windows NT RAS, and 3Com Access Builder) for full connectivity to your desktop, local, or wide area network resources.
Novell puts out its own remote access solution called Netware Connect, and Shiva Corporation offers LANRover. There are other examples of remote access that require special client software along with other hardware and software on the network.