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    Default VPN and VLAN?

    What is the difference between VPN and VLAN?

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    A virtual private network(VPN) came into existence when you need to create secure connection between client and a private network.
    VLAN divides large network into small manageable pieces. It is useful to treat distinct streams of Ethernet traffic differently.

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    A VPN stands for virtual private network. A virtual private network is a technology that creates a safe connection over a less secure network, such as the internet. VLAN stands for virtual LAN, virtual LAN are logical grouping of devices in the same broadcast domain.

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    VLAN is a subcategory of VPN and VPN is a means of creating a secured network for safe data transmission. A VLAN is basically a means to logically segregate networks without physically segregating them with various switches. A VPN is used to connect two points in a secured and encrypted tunnel

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