The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F for vCloud Air combines powerful next generation firewall technology, based on application visibility and user-identity awareness. It uniquely combines these capabilities with advanced application traffic delivery and connectivity features. It also provides advanced application visibility and prioritization, intrusion prevention, advanced malware detection, and highly scalable centralized management across all virtual, cloud, and physical appliances. The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F is the ideal solution for today’s dynamic hybrid environments, where the firewall has to go beyond its traditional role of a security enforcement device to be the cornerstone of an intelligent application delivery network.
The growth in cloud computing capabilities and services has driven more data into places where traditional IT security measures cannot reach—into data centers not owned by your corporate IT group. Barracuda NextGen Firewall F for VMware vCloud Air is designed and built from the ground up to provide comprehensive, next-generation firewall capabilities with optimal efficiency and throughput both within the cloud and at its edge. A powerful mix of site-to-site VPN technologies enables seamless integration with the existing network as well as secure remote access with or without a VPN client installed. Powerful troubleshooting and monitoring tools offer full control and visibility of traffic inside or at the edge of the cloud, as well as between the clouds. Barracuda NextGen Firewall F meets the enterprise requirements of easy and efficient management across dispersed networks, low resource consumption, and high performance for business-critical applications for organizations that require a scalable, best-of-breed solution.
The Barracuda NextGen Control Center adds a powerful and intuitive centralized management portal that makes it extremely simple to deploy, configure, update, and manage multiple units from a single location, while also providing comprehensive, real-time network visibility and reporting. Securing applications and data in VMware vCloud Air is far easier with tools that are dedicated to the task. The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F delivers next-generation firewalling capabilities and high performance site-to-site remote access to on-premises, hybrid and cloud environments.