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The Mac OS X Server homepage tells of a feature "Mobile Access Server":

But the text is very marketingy and doesn't actually say what it does? Is it a type of VPN or a remote desktop thingy or what?

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According to AppleInsider (and my understanding of what they are saying), it's a VPN-like for accessing internal resources without the traditional overhead of VPN, using their own "always-on" security.

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It's a kind of secure proxy. See Chapter 9, "Working with Mobile Access Service" of the Mac OS X Server Network Services Administration manual.

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