Provides Application And Identit-aware Protection
The Barracuda NG Firewall is a family of hardware and virutal appliances designed to protect network infrastructure, imporve site-to-site connectivity and simplify administration of network operations. Beyond its powerful network firewall and VPN technologies, the Barracuda NG Firewall integrates a comprehensive set of next generation firewall technologies, including Layer 7 application control, intrusion prevention, Web filtering, anti-virus, anti-spam and network access control.
The Barracuda Ng Firewall features intelligent site-to-site traffic management capabilities that optimze both availability and performance of the Wide Area Network (WAN). Administrators can control application-level routing and prioritization of traffic conditions. Support link types including dedicated lines, xDSL, 3G wireless mobile networks, and any other link types presented as a copper or optical Ethernet link.
Central Management Across the Enterprise
The Barracuda Ng Control Center enables administrators to configure security and network access polices, control firmware update revisions, and manage user settings by centralize management across many different firewalls and remote access users. Template-based configuration and globally avaiable security objects enable efficient confriguration across thousands of locations.
The Barracuda Ng Firewall is designed for deployment across the entire enterprise. Through the Barracuda NG Control Center, administrators can mange security, content and traffic managementpolicies from a single interface. Centeralized management of security and content policy provides a number of benefits, including:
- Consisitent security posture and policy enforcement across mutiple gateways
- Comprehensive history and rollback of configurtion and policy changes across the network
- Real-time accounting and reporting across multipule gateways
- Centralized version control of anti-spam, anti-virus, content filtering and Network Access Control updates
Reduces Administrative Overhead
The Barracuda NG Firewall is an application-aware firewall designed to mitigate threats, enforce polices and optimize traffic flow, resulting in ultra-reliable WAN links. Centralized Management provides visbility of the entire network, reducing administrative overhead.