Growth Fueled by Flexible Deployment and Consumption Models, New Customers, MSP Growth, and Industry Recognition
Campbell, Calif. (OCTOBER 10, 2018) – Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-delivered security and data protection solutions today announced expanded public cloud security solutions leadership through its network and application security business. Over the past four consecutive quarters, Barracuda exceeded more than 200 net new customer public cloud deployments per quarter, including Barracuda CloudGen Firewall and CloudGen WAF solution deployments. Barracuda customers consumed more than 3 million Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) hours annually on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) combined. Additionally, Barracuda CloudGen Firewall net bookings grew 57 percent year-over-year for the second quarter fiscal 2019 that ended August 31, 2018. CloudGen Firewall bookings through its MSP business grew 173 percent over the same period.
“Protecting customers’ public cloud deployments is part of our vision to provide the best protection to our customers that range from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies.” said BJ Jenkins, President and CEO of Barracuda. “We’ve made a deep investment in public cloud security solutions that fit cloud-connected customers’ evolving needs and are optimistic about the continued growth in our network and application security business.”
Recent Fiscal Year 2019 Highlights:
Barracuda Business Growth:
Key Customer Quotes:
“We have been impressed with the advanced features and simple management interface included with the Barracuda CloudGen Firewall,” said Yoshihiro Jimbo, Senior Manager, Cards & Payments Services Division, IT Services & Payments Services Sector, NTT DATA Corporation. “We have been able to easily connect and manage our internal systems via a VPN and are using CloudGen Firewall to actively validate the security of that connection. Additionally, we use it to secure our development environment for AWS.”
“Of all the products we tested only Barracuda Cloud Generation Firewalls provided Internet and VPN load balancing across multiple uplinks combined with full next-generation security capabilities on a single appliance,” said, Ivar Indekeu ICT Infrastructure Manager, H. Essers.
About Barracuda Cloud Generation Firewalls:
Barracuda Cloud Generation Firewalls are engineered to provide network and application security for cloud-only and hybrid-cloud environments. These solutions provide cloud-specific features including metered billing, API support for DevSecOps teams, fully meshed connectivity, and scalability to help organizations align security with their cloud deployments. Get more information: https://www.barracuda.com/products/cloud-generation-firewalls
Read the Blogs:
Barracuda CloudGen Firewall achieves Recommended Rating in group test: http://cuda.co/33440
Barracuda rated highest in inaugural Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’: Enterprise Network Firewall Market Note: http://cuda.co/33024
Download the Reports:
Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Web Application Firewalls: https://www.barracuda.com/wafmq
Forrester Wave Report for Web Application Firewalls: https://www.barracuda.com/WAFWave
About Barracuda Networks, Inc.
Barracuda 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 deployment configurations. Barracuda's customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data protection. For additional information, please visit barracuda.com.
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SOURCE: Barracuda MSP