WatchGuard Honoured as a UTM Market Leader

WatchGuard Technologies, a global leader in business security solutions, today announced that it has been positioned in the "Leaders" quadrant of Gartner's 2012 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management.*

According to the report, "The Leaders quadrant contains vendors at the forefront of making and selling UTM products that are built for midsize business requirements. The requirements necessary for leadership include a wide range of models to cover midsize business use cases, support for multiple features, and a management and reporting capability that's designed for ease of use. Vendors in this quadrant lead the market in offering new safeguarding features, and in enabling customers to deploy them inexpensively without significantly affecting the end-user experience or increasing staffing burdens. These vendors also have a good track record of avoiding vulnerabilities in their security products. Common characteristics include reliability, consistent throughput, and a product that's intuitive to manage and administer."


The WatchGuard XTM family of network security appliances is a new class of performance-driven security solutions. Blazing fast throughput combines with advanced networking features to handle high-volume traffic securely - at an affordable price. Includes a suite of flexible management tools that allows IT administrators to manage security through an intuitive centralized console, command line interface, and web UI. With 19 models to choose from, small to mid-size businesses have an ideal XTM solution to protect their networks, applications and data.

9-Apr-2012 09:51:33