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vagabond1214 used Ask the Experts™
hi we have a environment of more than 40 Nursing homes which are connected to corporate(main office) by Frame repaly and vpns...we were looking for some solution in terms of watching the internet traffic and allowing whatever is our policy a proxy server...if we have to buy it we will...but just wanted to know which one is in the market and very famous.. we were more interested in hardware solution but if software solution is suggested... be appreciated
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If your ISP is same for all the location, then..You ca n configure site to site VPN for all the location (Your ISP willconfigure this) and Put an Firewall on the main site (Main Office). Configure VPN access for branch and monitor network traffic, You can go for Fortigate basic level firewall (Hardware) or Sonicwall.

For software firewall you can go Kerio firewall via AD authentication, If you are only looking for Proxy server you can go for Blue Coat...Or just need to check traffic of Internet and no restriction required then just let you know your ISP they will be having a link for checking Internet traffic for your sites.
I use a open source solution called Artica.

I use in my office and in offices on my clients.

It is a powerfull tool
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i totally agree with tolomir with what he said regarding solution is very considerable and i have already started looking into it

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