protocol is not proprietary. It is an open standard defined by
RFC 1492 and
vendors support TACACS+?
Enterprise or Carrier-class network device manufacturers support TACACS+.
Some vendors that support the TACACS+ protocol are: Adtran, Alcatel/Lucent,
Arbor, Aruba, Brocade/Foundry, Cisco/Linksys, Ericsson/Redback, Extreme,
Fortinet, HP/3Com, Huawei, Juniper, Netgear, Nortel, and others.
TACACS.net software based on any other software or development kits?
is completely original code. It is not based on or derived from any
is TACACS.net software written in?
is written in .NET and C#.
is TACACS+ better than RADIUS for operator authentication?
on why TACACS+ is the preferred protocol for administrator access to network elements,
please see the white paper TACACS+ Advantages.
TACACS.net beta software?
is not beta software. It has been fully QA'd and qualified for use in
SMB, Enterprise, and WAN environments.
TACACS.net open source software?
is not open source.
TACACS.net support privilege authorization?
can set authorization policy by user, device, subnet, or time of day.
TACACS.net support accounting?
includes full accounting support.
TACACS.net support RADIUS?
server does not include the RADIUS protocol. If you're looking for RADIUS,
check out our friends at FreeRADIUS.
TACACS.net run on Unix platforms?
runs on Windows servers and workstations only.
Since most Enterprise customers use Windows Active Directory for their authentication database,
this simplifies deployment, improves performance, and minimizes points of failure.
TACACS.net works best when run directly on Domain Controllers.