VPNGate is an online service as an academic research at Graduate School of University of Tsukuba, Japan.As Academic Experiment Project ,The purpose of this research is to expand the knowledge of “Global Distributed Public VPN Relay Servers”.
The project offers free VPN servers that are ran by volunteers who use SoftEther[note]SoftEther VPN Project develops and distributes SoftEther VPN, An Open-Source Free Cross-platform Multi-protocol VPN Program,
as an academic project from University of Tsukuba[/note]. It was designed with the Great Firewall of China in Mind and is sponsored by the University of Tsukuba,
It‘s important to note that free VPNs are insecure, and they shouldn’t be used for sensitive or high important stuff!
VPNGate and softether are open source and work on windows, linux, macos ,and android.
in this post i explain the way to install and setting VPNGate on Ubuntu 17.10 (worked fine on Raspbian (using raspberry pi 3)).