The African broadband operator Virtual Private
The UDgateway®-VPN i s the
first appliance specifically t ailo- A VPN can b e created o n a satellite-only infrastructure or o n a
red to high-speed VPNs supplied hybrid infrastructure (i.e., combining satellite and terrestrial acces-
via satellite. All key IP functionali- ses). The connections between remote sites can be based on all
ties (such as addressing, routing, types of public IP networks, and more specifically on the Internet.
security, caching, etc.) are Site-to-site exchanges are encrypted f or t otal security. Moreover,
embedded i n the appliance, the uploading and downloading levels of performance have been
along w ith performance-enhan- significantly enhan-
cement t echnology. The core ced thanks to special
technology, d eveloped by technologies d evelo-
UDcast is based on bi-directional ped by UDcast,
TCP acceleration, and the HTTP based o n end-to-end
pre-fetching as well as Web the bidirectional T CP
and DNS caching. Users will acceleration.
appreciate the significant i mpro- Afrique
vement in quality. UDgateway
Customer site 1
BLR or xDSL
Customer site 2
The UDgateway®-VPN appliance lends itself admirably to two-way satellite systems. When located on a
satellite infrastructure, it sits between the satellite terminal and the local network, and handles all the
VoIP traffic coming from the company's site. When the appliance is located on a terrestrial infrastructure
of a central site, it can be integrated in any network near the Internet access, generally in a De-Militarized
Zone (DMZ). The appliance can be easily configured via a Web interface. A wizard automates the setup
Enhancement of end-to-end levels of performance
Customer satisfaction guaranteed by delivering the expected level of high-speed access
Bidirectional TCP acceleration and end-to-end encoding
Strong coding of site-to-site IP flows
Complete protection of all VPNs from Internet access
Management of addressing
Translation of private addresses into a single public address
Dynamic assignment of private IP addresses
Suitable for bidirectional satellite systems
Optimization of the return channel
QoS based on a differentiated processing of flows
The African broadband operator
// ENHANCED USER PERCEPTION
Bidirectional TCP acceleration.
- Reduction of downloading data time in both directions.
- Complete use of the bandwidth.
- Automatic pre-fetching of all objects on the same web page.
- Instantaneous posting of web pages
- Single loading for subsequent reuse of browsed web pages.
- Single resolution of a name in IP address for subsequent reuse.
- Immediate processing of messages delivered with the SMTP relay.
- Sending of messages on the return channel as a background task.
Afrique Telecom partnership
- Complete IP v4 stack and IP routing
- NAT with port forwarding
- Kernel-based stateful inspection firewall
- Two-way TCP accelerator
- HTTP pre-fetching with HTTP and DNS cache.
- SMTP e-mail relay
- DHCP Server
- QoS: based on weighted fair queuing – DiffServ compliance
- Ipsec – ESP tunnel mode
- AES 128-bit media encryption
- Split tunneling VPN with direct Internet access.
AFRIQUE TELECOM Administration functionalities
7, rue Plaine-des-Isles - Secure web-based management
89 000 AUXERRE - Configuration Management
FRANCE - SetUp wizard with auto configuration
- Snmp/mib support
Tél.: +33 (0)126.96.36.199.40 Network interfaces
Fax : +33 (0)188.8.131.52.49 - 2 Ethernet 10/100 BaseT
firstname.lastname@example.org (1 for LAN switch and number 142-way IDU
www.afrique-telecom.com or DMZ LAN).