LONDON, June 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Barracuda NetworksInc., a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud security solutions, received two of the most coveted awards at the SC Awards Europe 2022, held this week (Tuesday 21St. June) at the London Marriott Hotel.
SC Awards Europe is one of the most respected security awards ceremonies around Europe, and aims to recognize and reward pioneers and innovators who are making an impact in the industry. All shortlisted nominees were reviewed and scrutinized by a panel of industry leaders, and those products that exemplified exceptional security best practices and the highest standards the industry has to offer were selected as winners.
Barracuda’s secure SD-WAN solution, WAN CloudGenwas selected as the winner of the Best Cloud Security Solution category, beating out competitors such as CrowdStrike, Palo Alto Networks, and Aqua Security.
Barracuda CloudGen WAN impressed the judges by enabling organizations to automatically create a secure cloud-based network leveraging Microsoft’s global network. Additionally, CloudGen WAN enforces advanced application discovery and secure SD-WAN directly at the branch level with optimized direct internet breakouts, while many other providers always send all traffic to their data centers.
Barracuda also won the award for Best Email Security Solution. Barracuda Email Protection is a comprehensive and easy-to-use solution that offers email gateway defense, AI-powered fraud protection, automated incident response, user security awareness, data protection, and compliance capabilities.
Barracuda previously won this award, which recognizes outstanding email security solutions and services, in 2020. This year it is recognized again for Barracuda Email Protection, the complete protection for email and data from Microsoft 365 that stops everything. 13 types of email threats.
Barracuda was also named a finalist in the Best Use of Machine Learning category, for the artificial intelligence and machine learning used in Barracuda Email Protection to protect against phishing, identity theftY account takeover. Barracuda previously won this award in 2020, when one judge commented, “What Barracuda does in this space is exceptionally important and offers a critical layer of email protection.”
“We are delighted that our email and cloud security technologies have been selected as the best among all our European competitors in the SC Awards Europe 2022.” said Fleming Shi, CTO at Barracuda. “This recognition highlights the thousands of hours of dedication and hard work by our talented team of developers, programmers, managers and support staff. As a team, we are committed to protecting our customers for life. We will continue to work tirelessly to combat the growing threats affecting organizations today.
At Barracuda we strive to make the world a safer place. We believe every business deserves access to cloud-first, enterprise-grade security solutions that are easy to buy, deploy, and use. We protect email, networks, data and applications with innovative solutions that grow and adapt to our customers’ journey. Over 200,000 organizations worldwide trust Barracuda to protect them in ways they may not even know they’re at risk, so they can focus on taking their business to the next level. For more information visitbarracuda.com.
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