Performance wise, which is better, RRAS or OpenVPN?
I'm thinking of moving to a new server but if I do, then I'll have to ditch RRAS, and switch to OpenVPN.. So back to my original question "Performance wise, which is better, RRAS or OpenVPN? "
closed as not constructive by MDMarra, gWaldo, Dave M, Lucas Kauffman, Zoredache Jul 31 '12 at 16:38
As it currently stands, this question is not a good fit for our Q&A format. We expect answers to be supported by facts, references, or expertise, but this question will likely solicit debate, arguments, polling, or extended discussion. If you feel that this question can be improved and possibly reopened, visit the help center for guidance. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.
Performance for any VPN solution is typically limited by the available bandwidth between the clients and the termination point. Unless you have an extraordinarily large pipe and a significant amount of remote users (thousands), it's not going to make a difference. And if you do have that volume, you should look at load-balanced VPN concentrators rather than a single server.
The difference is in what features each solution supports and how it handles tunnel management, remote route pushing, etc.