Project V: Open-source Tools to Build your Own Private Network

If you are interesting to build your own internet-ready privacy network, You are in luck with this open-source project (Project V).

But wait, Why would any one would be interested to go through all of the troubles to build his own configured structure instead of choosing a service from the free dozens up-there?

For many the thrill of learning and see how it works, for others they like to be in-control of their own tools.

Project V is a multi-platform production-ready set of tools to build privacy-ready networks. It's core called V2Ray; a tool that manages network protocols and communications.

Unlike other similar open-source projects, this project is up-to-date, production-ready and well documented with a powerful tools and rich workflow.

Project V is in active development, it's documentation is updated regularly and some parts of the documentation are not yet complete, however they are not critical, so stay tuned.  

Features

  • Multiple platforms (macOS, Windows, and Linux)
  • Third-party support for mobile (Android)
  • Multiple inbound/ outbound proxies
  • Multi-protocol supports (Socks, HTTP, Shadowsocks, VMess etc. Each protocol may have its own transport, such as TCP, mKCP, WebSocket etc.)
  • Multi-paradigm support
  • Highly configurable
  • Customizable routing
  • Reverse proxy
  • Obfuscation
  • Policy settings manager
  • Docker installation support
  • Rich command-line interface
  • Well documented
  • Developer friendly
  • Production ready
  • Statistics: User traffic, Global traffic
  • Community support in English and Chinese

Rich workflow

Project V offers different workflow options which include single server setup, server bridge and internal privacy-powered network. It has a flexible configuration options that ease the required workflow setup.

Project V: Single Server Workflow
Project V: Single Server Workflow

Project V: Server Bridge Workflow
Project V: Server Bridge Workflow

Internal Workflow: Multiple inbound proxies and multiple outbound proxies

License

Project V is an open-source project that released under MIT License

Resource

Conclusion

If you are into building network apps or work in network security and pen-testing, You should give this project a try. Also, We would recommend this project to who are learning Go programming language which is the core programming language for Project V, as going thru its open-source code can improve their Go language skills.

Support and Donations

If you used this project and interested in supporting it, you can reach their donation page here.



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