I understand that the technical skill of every user is very different. Frankly it is my job to fill in the gaps for those whose interests lie elsewhere but there must be some common knowledge involved when it comes to tech. Now to all the IT literate people out there who either work in support or are asked for endless favours due to your knowledge, you will understand.
TeamViewer is an IT professionals golden ticket. TeamViewer allows, once authorised, for an external computer to access and remotely control another computer. So I as an IT professional can receive a call from a client with an issue. If the issue just requires me performing a task on the computer and doesn’t require me taking the machine apart piece by piece, then I don’t even need to leave my seat.
A NAS drive or Network Attached Storage is quite simply what it says on the tin. It is a storage device that is connected to the network and can be accessed by all the devices on that network. This central point of storage provides many benefits. Generally, if you the buy the write NAS it will have a decent amount of storage in it, Usually several TB.
A VPN or Virtual Private Network is essentially a secure tunnel that connects your device, whether that be a desktop, Laptop, tablet or smartphone, to a remote network. The VPN tunnel, once authenticated on both sides, ensures the integrity of the data that is being transferred.