ECS Restrictions

  • ECS users must be registered in Volvo's e-business directory
  • ECS gives only access to appointed applications within VCN and Volvo EBN, Extended Business Network
  • Make sure that the connection to the ECS gateway is transparent for the protocols used by ECS
  • ECS can only be used on standard Windows single user PC's, e.g. ECS cannot be used if the user is running the client part of the application on a local Citrix server or similar multi-user server
  • No security for the PC itself is included in the ECS service
  • Other installed VPN clients can interfere with the ECS VPN client and should be uninstalled before installing the ECS client
  • ECS does not support LAN attached users behind an ISDN-connection

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