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How To Establish a New Connection to Ford Motor Company

For help in determining which type of connection is best suited for your business with Ford Motor Company, please see the table below. Click on the type of connection to view the steps necessary to establish that type of connection.

Ford Motor Company does not currently support Cisco Meraki based VPN tunnel endpoints.

If you have questions about the services or which service may be right for you, please send an email to gsecdesk@ford.com.

Public Internet VPN

End-to-End SLA: No
Estimated Lead Time: Up to 30 days
Access Speed: Dependant on Supplier Public Internet connection
Preferred Gateway/IP Sec Products: Cisco Firewall or Router, Checkpoint Firewall
# of Concurrent Users?: Multiple
Usage: Business Critical - Large/Small Files
Cost: Low

ANX PPRO

End-to-End SLA: No
Estimated Lead Time: Up to 20 days
Access Speed: Dependant on Supplier Public Internet connection
Preferred Gateway/IP Sec Products: Software client provided by ANX
# of Concurrent Users?: Single
Usage: Business Critical - Externally initiated data access
Cost: Low

Dedicated ANX

End-to-End SLA: Yes
Estimated Lead Time: 30-60 days
Access Speed: > 128 kbps
Preferred Gateway/IP Sec Products: ANXTunnelZ Service offered by ANXeBusiness.
# of Concurrent Users?: Multiple
Usage: Business Critical - Large/Small Files
Cost: High

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