Barracuda kondigt beschikbaarheid van de eerste nextgen firewall in Microsoft Azure Duitsland aan.

Barracuda NextGen Firewall Now Available in Azure Gerbarracuda428many; Unified Management and Next-Generation Security for Distributed Environments

Basingstoke, U.K., 17 november 2016 – Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA) – Barracuda provides unified management for any number of firewalls on premises, in distributed or hybrid environments, and in public or private clouds. Barracuda NextGen Firewall full functionality is available for Azure Germany, and includes firewalling, application detection, user awareness, geoblocking, VPN, WAN optimisation, multi-uplink balancing, and traffic shaping, as well as advanced cloud security technologies such as sandboxing and Advanced Threat Detection. All of this functionality can be centrally administered and managed from a single pane of glass, giving customers a powerful, yet easy-to-use solution to keep their networks safe, regardless of how they deploy.

Barracuda was named the 2016 Microsoft Azure Certified ISV Solution Partner of the Year for its commitment to delivering innovative cloud security technology and solutions that help customers migrate their workloads and applications securely to Azure. Barracuda has strong momentum with Azure, and the integration with Azure Germany builds on that cloud security leadership. Barracuda was the first security vendor to offer solutions available in Azure; Barracuda was the first Azure Certified Security Solution Provider; and Barracuda was the first vendor to integrate with Azure Security Centre. Barracuda offers a suite of network security, application security and email management solutions available in Azure. For additional information on Barracuda solutions available in Azure, please visit

“Barracuda NextGen Firewall is built for the cloud era, designed for companies looking to maximise their cloud deployments,” said Klaus Gheri, vice president of network security at Barracuda. “Together, Barracuda NextGen Firewall and Azure Germany offer customers a fast, reliable and convenient option to securing data, optimising data access, and giving full sovereignty about where certain data can reside.”

Prices and Availability
Barracuda NextGen Firewall is currently available in version 7.0. Public cloud instances are available for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Azure Germany. Licensing for Azure Germany is available in BYOL (Bring Your Own License) options, which start at 2.999 Euros for a one-year subscription and include an unlimited number of protected IP addresses, VPN connections and virtual networks under Azure.

About Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA)
Barracuda (NYSE: CUDA) simplifies IT with cloud-enabled solutions that empower customers to protect their networks, applications, and data, regardless of where they reside. These powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security. For additional information, please visit<>.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the potential benefits, performance, and functionality of Barracuda NextGen Firewall and its operation within Azure Germany. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements because they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are, in some cases, beyond the Company’s control and that could cause the Company’s results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could materially affect the Company’s business and financial results include, but are not limited to customer response to the Company’s products, as well as those factors set forth in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update the forward-looking information to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date of this press release.


Further information

Press Release from Microsoft to Azure Germany (21.09.2016)

Picture Klaus Gheri, Klaus Gheri, Vice President Network Security at Barracuda

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