NextGen Firewall X-Series
Simple Cloud-Based Network Management for Small to Midsize Businesses
Deployment options: Appliance
Cloud-Connected, Easy-to-Use Next-Generation Firewalls
The X-series firewall enables small and medium size companies to securely adopt cloud applications, virtualization and mobility within IT constrained environments. Barracuda NextGen Firewalls are a cornerstone of our Total Threat Protection framework, which integrates purpose-built, best-of-breed, highly scalable security solutions to protect users, networks, and data center applications. Components like web and email security, web application security, and secure remote access integrate with the firewall.
Administration is easy with an intuitive web interface and free, cloud-based central management. Consistent user interfaces and common administrative workflows, provides traffic optimization, security and connectivity in a simple and affordable, cloud-managed solution.
Simplified Network Traffic Intelligence
Includes a powerful layer-7 engine that can be used to optimize network traffic and guarantee a high level of service for business critical applications.
Powerful features like time and user-based Quality of Service, Application-based Uplink Selection, and Link Redundancy help you ensure availability and productivity for the rest of the organization.
Powerful application traffic management technologies combined with simple, easy to use policy controls allows you to easily and inexpensively implement real-time traffic intelligence at the network perimeter.
Comprehensive Network Security
The NextGen Firewall X Series is a complete network security solution including firewall policies, intrusion IDS/IPS and multiple options for web content security. This is provided through integrated URL filtering, by transparently redirecting web traffic to the cloud-based Barracuda Web Security Service or in conjunction with a Barracuda Web Security Gateway appliance.
Secure a constantly evolving threat landscape as your organization faces zero-hour malware exploits and advanced persistent threats that routinely bypass traditional signature-based IPS and antivirus engines. Barracuda Advanced Threat Protection enables businesses like yours to go beyond securing and protecting their assets from intrusion and data loss.
Enable a mobile workforce through advanced client-to-site VPN capabilities, to ensure secure remote access to network resources without time-consuming client configuration and management.
Available remote access options range from clientless SSL VPN via a remote access app for iOS and Android to dedicated VPN clients for Mac OS, Linux, and Windows operating systems.
Network Access Control clients featuring a centrally manageable private firewall are also available for Windows devices.
For establishing site-to-site connectivity, IPsec VPN tunnels can ensure secure connectivity between central and remote offices.
Reduce Management Overhead
Centrally manage the X-Series firewall through the cloud-based Barracuda Control Center.
The intuitive interface provides a low learning curve, as a single configuration encompass every component of a firewall rule.
The X-Series’ powerful object-oriented design also allows firewall rules to dynamically track network changes.
Straightforward, Transparent Pricing
Pricing is structured for growing organizations - Like most of the Barracuda products, there are no per-user fees associated with the X-Series firewall.
Unlimited protected IPs, intrusion detection/prevention, and application control are available without additional costs. Advanced threat and malware protection, web filtering, and advanced remote access capabilities are available as optional subscriptions.