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Can I replace an open network iconnect 624 modem with a cisco router in a small network that needs multiple PPTP VPN connection? iconnect 624 modem doesnt allow multple simultaneous PPTP VPN channels? So if i replace this modem with a cisco 881 router, will it work for ADSL 2+ internet and multiple simultaneous VPN connection? Please advice. Thank You.

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Inbound VPN, or outbound VPN? –  Mark Henderson Apr 23 '12 at 1:29
    
This modem should work as a medium for outbound VPN to head office. –  ryju Apr 23 '12 at 1:36

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The Cisco 800-series routers are very flexible devices, but they do not have built-in ADSL modems, so you will need to provide a modem device to put on the WAN link.

You should do fine with one. We have a few of them and we have many outbound PPTP VPNs running through them.

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Could i please have the model name of any modem router which allows multiple simultaneous VPN channels? –  ryju Apr 23 '12 at 3:46
    
@ryju - we don't do shopping recommendations on any of the Stack Exchange sites because of their very limited lifespan. See Q and A is hard, lets go Shopping and the FAQ for more details. However adding a simple ADSL2+ modem onto the WAN link of an 881 is cheap and easy. –  Mark Henderson Apr 23 '12 at 5:22

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