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Somebody is confusing two things:
1: The storage of information with the actual information, which is independent of both the storage media and it's transmission medium. My Date of birth is "information" (of a kind) but it is the same data regardless of the medium it is recorded on (but will have a different mass depending on that medium)
2: That 1's have mass and 0's don't, or that 1's are information, and 0's aren't. All options in a system are required in order to have information: try compressing data by removing all the 0's because "they have no meaning" and you'll see what I mean.
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Cool. I can't fault you for asking (I end up telling people how to use the stuff we make, so I'm something of an expert on asking stupid questions -- which are a Good Thing).
Yes, you should use VPNs. If you hear otherwise, people are giving you bad, and very dangerous, advice.
Randor has suggested a solution I would seriously consider to use in what seems to be your problem space, so I would follow his suggestion, and also search on similar solutions (using keywords given by Randor and the site he suggests), to make a decision after looking into it with an eye on what fits your situation best.
If you're not sure, though, don't make a decision on what might seem right. It's rare to find two places with identical problems that fit the same pre-made solution, so look at everything available, before making a decision.
Good luck, and kudos for asking for advice before jumping in.
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