Configure an Always On VPN Configuration for Android on Chromebooks
Using the Google Admin Console
The GlobalProtect app for Chrome OS
is deprecated and replaced with the app for Android.
support Always On VPN through extended support for the GlobalProtect
app for Android. In an Always On VPN configuration, the secure GlobalProtect connection
is always on. Traffic that matches specific filters (such as port
and IP address) configured on the GlobalProtect gateway is always
routed through the VPN tunnel. By enabling your end users to run
the GlobalProtect app for Android on their Chromebooks, you can
ensure that they are always connected to GlobalProtect and have
access to always on security.
Follow these recommendations
to configure an Always On VPN configuration for Chromebooks:
To configure the GlobalProtect connection to be
always on, set the
To prevent users from disabling the GlobalProtect app, set
Allow User to Disable GlobalProtect App
Enable transparent authentication for GlobalProtect.
To prevent users from skipping GlobalProtect authentication
prompts and thereby bypass the GlobalProtect connection upon disconnecting
from GlobalProtect, configure one of the following options for transparent