Benefits of Using GoToMyPC® vs pcAnywhere™
GoToMyPC® pcAnywhere™
Installation Software is installed on host PC only, enabling Web-based remote access from anywhere Software must be installed on both the client and host PC, limiting usage to those two computers
Security 1. Preconfigured for maximum security (AES 128-bit end-to-end encryption) for easy installation by anyone

2. Works with most firewalls
1. Complex security options must be configured by technical administrators

2. Must bypass the firewall, compromising firewall integrity
Wireless Access Remote access available from Pocket PC wireless devices No remote access from wireless devices available
Ease of Use 1. Intuitive for the novice user

2. One-time automatic 2-minute setup
1. Complicated to use

2. Lengthy setup process
Support Free, unlimited, live technical support pcAnywhere™ charges $29.95 per call
Upgrades Unlimited upgrades for life Each upgrade involves additional costs
GoToMyPC Personal pcAnywhere™ Comparison. GoToMyPC Pro Rappatoni Case Study.