VPN Solutions and Network Monitoring to Support Virtual Teams Work in Virtual Enterprises

Sebastian Marius Roşu1 and George Drăgoi2

  1. Special Telecommunications Service, Information Technology Department
    323A Splaiul Independetei Street, Bucharest 6, 060032, Romania
  2. Polytechnic University of Bucharest, PREMINV Research Center
    313 Splaiul Independetei Street, Bucharest 6, 060042, Romania


In order to be competitive enterprises continuously implement ICT strategies & architectures to improve manufacture, research, products quality, sales, services and costs control. All large enterprises have a local area network, a virtual private network, an Intranet and Internet, servers and workstations for operations, administration and management working together for the same objective: profits. The virtual enterprise and the virtual team’s concepts are discussed in this article. This work analyzes the network architecture for geographically dispersed enterprises (seen as virtual enterprises) as support for virtual project development by virtual teams work. In addition, the paper presents an enterprise networks monitoring solution using open source software (OSS).

Key words

Virtual Enterprise, Virtual Team, Enterprise Network, Virtual Network, Network Management

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Publication information

Volume 8, Issue 1 (January 2011)
Year of Publication: 2011
ISSN: 1820-0214 (Print) 2406-1018 (Online)
Publisher: ComSIS Consortium

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Roşu, S. M., Drăgoi, G.: VPN Solutions and Network Monitoring to Support Virtual Teams Work in Virtual Enterprises. Computer Science and Information Systems, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1-26. (2011),