Barracuda Web Application Firewall Provides Security for Deployment of Applications on the AWS Cloud
Campbell, Calif. (November 13, 2013) – Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA), a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions, today announced that the Barracuda Web Application Firewall is now available in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. The Barracuda Web Application Firewall brings leading web security capabilities to customers migrating applications to the AWS cloud. Barracuda will demonstrate the Barracuda Web Application Firewall on AWS in booth #1032 this week during AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas.
“As customers accelerate the migration of applications to cloud providers such as AWS, they often overlook application security requirements,” said Blair Hankins, VP Engineering, Barracuda. “The Barracuda Web Application Firewall provides robust security functionality to address threats that happen at the application layer so customers can securely move applications on to the AWS cloud.”
“Cloud computing can help organizations of all sizes around the world to gain flexibility, reliability and scalability for their applications,” said Terry Hanold, Vice President, Cloud Commerce, AWS. “We know that security is a top concern for our customers and we are pleased to work closely with Barracuda to bring their web application security to the AWS Marketplace to offer our customers more choices.”
Customers bringing their applications on to the AWS cloud need to ensure that they are secure from threats like SQL Injection, Application DDoS, and other attacks that target the application layer. Barracuda will now offer a security solution in the AWS Marketplace, offering strong application security for customers migrating applications on to the AWS cloud.
Pricing and Availability
The Barracuda Web Application Firewall in the AWS Marketplace is available today. User licenses can be purchased through traditional channels starting at list price $5,199 USD for a one-year subscription, and customers can then use that license to provision the application in AWS. For more information, please visit https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B00G2RHT04.
To learn more about the Barracuda Web Application Firewall on AWS, please visit https://www.barracuda.com/programs/aws.
About Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA)
Barracuda provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. 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 http://www.barracuda.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the functionality and performance of Barracuda security products and sales of products through AWS. 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, a highly competitive business environment and 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, including under the caption “Risk Factors” in the Company’s prospectus filed with the SEC on November 6, 2013 pursuant to Rule 424(b) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. 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.