[clug] low power device for VPN end point
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Mon Jan 23 22:06:31 UTC 2017
On Mon, 23 Jan 2017, Dale Shaw wrote:
> On Mon, 9 Jan 2017 at 10:23 pm, Tony Lewis <tony at lewistribe.com> wrote:
>> I'm looking for a low power device to be a VPN end point, and I am after
>> recommendations, please.
> This is not quite what you've asked for -- it's not even Linux -- but have
> you considered something like this?
> Juniper SRX110H2 (used, includes TransACT and NBN compatible VDSL2
That's fast ethernet only.
I've just purchased a mini-itx, supposedly-15W system from China. 6
"ethernet cards". ~$200 sans-disks.
This is to replace my ailing Fit-PC which has served well for a decade,
but looks to be unsupported by the next Debian. I'm hoping to replace a
managed 24-port gigabit ethernet switch with this and a 5W 8-port gigabit
switch, resulting in lower overall power consumption (and a *much* simpler
I'll let people know how it goes.
Peter Barker | Programmer,Sysadmin,Geek.
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