Synapse works *VERY* well over a secure VPN. In the ever changing IT world, there now exists a Zero Administration VPN called Hamachi. This VPN (Virtual Private Network) allows you to securely access your records from home or wherever outside your office. Hamachi works well with Synapse, and it's on our list of suggested software. Contact me if you want to setup Hamachi. It's crazy easy, but I have a few tips.