Nortel VPN Router allows users of a private enterprise network to have secure access to that network from a remote location. The Router provides firewall, routing, encryption and decryption, authentication, and data integrity services to ensure that data is securely tunneled across Internet Protocol (IP) networks including the Internet. The Router can also be configured to allow two separate portions of an enterprise network to be securely connected via the Internet.
The Nortel DPN - 100/20 switch running software Version G36.03 was developed by Nortel and is a switch within DFTS designed to form part of a packet switched data communications service. Its purpose is to provide the interface between user lines and the network. It can be configured either as an Access Module (AM) or a Resource Module (RM). The latter serves trunks, providing dynamic routing tables, whereas the former serves links and link/trunk interfaces. The switch is a component of the DFTS PSS, which has also been evaluated in the UK.
The Nortel Passport Switch 6480 running software Version 5.0.16 was developed by Nortel Networks and is a switch within DFTS designed to form part of a packet switched data communications service. Its purpose is to support high capacity services on the network. It provides access protocol support for Frame Relay, Asynchronous Transfer Mode and LAN interconnect. The switch is a component of the DFTS PSS, which has been evaluated. The Nortel Passport Switch 6480 was evaluated against ITSEC E1 assurance requirements.