Summary: best router i've used. i have 3 in service. they continue to work, outlasting any other router i've found. lifetime warranty, which i have used once, and it was easy. when they make this one in a gigabit model, i'll consider replacing it.
Summary: Important: This is a Switch Not a Router. You can place this behind a router and it will pass the DHCP protocol to your computer(s). Or you will have to set individual IP address to each computer.
Summary: Having bought a bunch of network gear from various manufacturers over the years, my report is that the units I have purchased from NetGear have worked well and provided excellent service. This is my second FVS318 - the first one instill in service on behalf of somebody else.
Summary: We ordered this older model Netgear VPN router to allow a client to set up a VPN to their new Cloud server. The combination of the Netgear VPN at the site, and the Netgear VPN client on the server allows this to be a quick and easy setup.