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Barracuda NG Firewall Overview

Release 5.4.3

References
The Barracuda NG Firewall Product Line
Regain Control
Controlling
application
usage

Access control
mobile
workforce,
BYOD





Cloud enablement
and
WAN virtualization

Operations cost
control






Regain Control Application Awareness
Block unwanted & risky
applications
Control and throttle
acceptable traffic
Preserve bandwidth and
speed-up business critical
applications
Intercept SSL encrypted
application traffic
Business Critical?
Acceptable?
Security Flaw?
Traditional Use Case Block Traffic
Block unwanted applications for certain users or groups

Get Smarter Selective Blocking
Block unwanted applications for certain users or groups
Enable or disable application specific sub-functions (e.g. Facebook Mail)

URL Filtering in the Firewall
URL Filter Policies in the Firewall
Antivirus Scanning right in the Firewall




Antivirus Scanning without proxy
Works also for SSL encrypted connections
SSL-Interception
Modes of operation:
Full Man-in-the-middle or
SSL-Lite based on certification/SNI
inspection only

Improving Overall Network Quality
Control and throttle acceptable traffic


Protect and Support the Business
Control and throttle acceptable traffic
Preserve bandwidth and speed-up business critical applications



Traffic Analysis and Live Application
Control
Change Priority and QoS in Real Time
Application-Based Link Selection
ISP 1
ISP 2
All you need to know with just 1-click
Realtime information and quick history drill downs
Application Context
Discover the actual intention of users & applications
Full User Awareness
DC Agent
- Automatic User-IP mapping
- Exclude IP addreses manually (e.g., HTTP proxies and Terminal
Servers)
- Monitor Active Directory remotely
Full User Awareness
TS Agent (Terminal Server Agent)
- Map users to specific port ranges
- TS Agent connections are SSL
encrypted
- Mapping information is sent
only after successful connection
establishment

- Debug log for identifying
connection issues
Reports
Create customizable Top-Reports for:
Applications, Risk, Category
Protocols
Users
Sources & Destinations
Geo Locations
URLs
etc.
Automatic Generation and Delivery
Application
Barracuda NG Report Creator
Cloud Enablement
MPLS
Ethernet
Internet
DHCP
xDSL
xDSL
The uplink is your weakest link;
5 nines made easy
Adaptive WAN Virtualization
VoIP NoDelay
Business 70%
Web browsing 10%
Email 20%
xDSL
MPLS
xDSL
MPLS
Web browsing 50%

Email 50%
VoIP NoDelay

Business 100%
VoIP NoDelay

Business 80%
Email 15%
Not every User Not all Applications
No Web browsing!
Virtual WAN Balancing
Up to 24 Transports
Session Balancing
Paket Balancing
VPN Effective Operations
VPN is hard to setup, to maintain, to troubleshoot?

REALLY?
Really?
Virtual Appliances
Barracuda NG Firewall virtual images are available for:
VMware ESX
Hyper-V
KVM
Citrix XenServer
Public cloud offerings:
Barracuda NG Control Center
C610/VC610 Enterprise Edition
C400/VC400 Standard Edition
VC820 Global Edition
Daily Tasks, 1 Firewall
10 minutes
Industry Leading Centralized
Management
Daily Tasks, 100 Firewalls
16 hours
Industry Leading Centralized
Management
Daily Tasks, 100 Firewalls
10 minutes
Multiple Locations, Multiple Firewalls
Barracuda NG Control Center
Industry Leading Centralized
Management
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