Press Releases


WatchGuard Increases Visibility with New Network Discovery and Mobile Security Capabilities
24 May 2016

IT Pros in distributed enterprises and SMBs gain new insights into network threats, attacks, malware and mobile security


WatchGuard Protects Students While Leveraging Latest Learning Technology
3 May 2016

Franklin County Board of Education, Chester School District and Portsmouth Grammar School rely on WatchGuard to protect and optimize their learning environments


WatchGuard Launches Global Technology Partner Program
21 April 2016

Technology Partner Integrations Provide Better Security for Thousands of Customers


WatchGuard is Making the Internet Safer for Children Around the World
6 April 2016

Friendly WiFi Initiative Recognizes Public Places That Provide Secure and Filtered Wi-Fi


WatchGuard Executive Recognized as a CRN Channel Chief for Innovative Partner Program
24 February 2016


WatchGuard Delivers High-Speed, Modular UTM Appliance
23 February 2016

Firebox M4600 and M5600 provide distributed enterprises with security, speed, and flexibility


WatchGuard Announces New Secure Wireless Access Points so Customers Stay Safer Online
14 January 2016

AP300 combines modern wireless features with award-winning security to better protect against network attacks


WatchGuard Technologies Appoints Sean Price, Vice President Worldwide Sales
7 January 2016

Former CloudCheckr CEO and 30 year security industry veteran selected to lead company's global sales organization


Schools, iPhones and the IoT: WatchGuard Predicts New Hunting Grounds for Hackers in 2016
17 December 2015

From spear phishing to IoT and malvertising, security threats to plan for in the coming year


WatchGuard Brings Security and Convenience to the Distributed Enterprise
3 November 2015

Firebox T30 and T50 appliances deliver high-performance, enterprise-grade security from an easy to configure, deploy, and manage tabletop appliance that is perfect for franchise environments


WatchGuard Technologies Recognized as a Visionary in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for the Unified Threat Management (UTM) Market
3 September 2015

Gartner singled out WatchGuard for its ability to quickly respond to emerging needs from midmarket organizations with new software options


Three New Executives Bring Valuable Depth and Experience to WatchGuard Technologies
25 August 2015

WatchGuard names Andrew Young, Wayson Vannatta and Erik Halvorsen vice presidents as company growth continues


Frost & Sullivan Recognizes WatchGuard’s APT Blocker with the 2015 New Product Innovation Award
11 August 2015

Award-winning Solution Brings Enterprise-grade Advanced Malware and Zero-day Threat Protection to SMBs


Award-Winning WatchGuard Dimension Changes Set the Bar for Network Security Visibility
21 July 2015

Sleeker interface, role-based controls, and new management features make it easier and more intuitive for network IT pros to see threats and stop them instantly


Game Over for Students Surfing the Web at Luca Pacioli Institute; WatchGuard Helps IT Secure Educational Networks
9 June 2015

WatchGuard security appliances help manage more than 1,800 network and mobile devices; monitor students’ digital behavior including peer-to-peer messaging and online games


Cyber Warfare Comes to Main Street: WatchGuard Introduces New Firewalls to Arm Small Businesses with Industry’s Most Powerful Protection
3 June 2015

Small companies are the new big target: SMBs represent the majority of businesses and nearly 44 percent have already been attacked

Encrypted traffic explodes post Snowden: New WatchGuard Firebox M200 and M300 firewalls chew through encrypted streams 385 percent faster than competitors and 218 percent faster overall with all security engines turned on


Cyber Security Hits the Big Screen with WatchGuard Presenting at the Motion Picture and Television Engineers Conference
20 May 2015

How can the broadcast community avoid another Sony-like data breach? Security expert, thought-leader and WatchGuard CTO, Corey Nachreiner, talked threat landscape and the impact of the cyber kill chain


WatchGuard Strengthening Leadership Team to Capitalize on Explosive Market Growth in Network Security
20 May 2015

Security thought-leader Corey Nachreiner named to key Chief Technology Officer role; former SafeNet marketing head, Michelle Welch, joins as new marketing VP


WatchGuard's Firebox M440 Firewall Awarded Five Stars, Named 'Pick of the Litter' by SC Magazine in Latest SIEM/UTM Appliance Group Test
13 May 2015

Power, functionality and great price drive top rating for the M440 and make it SC Magazine's Recommended UTM Product


WatchGuard Technologies Targets ‘Time Crime’ in its Newest Fireware Operating System Upgrade
23 Apr 2015

Up to 80 percent of employee web time has nothing to do with work; ‘cyberloafing’ or ‘time crime’ can drain organizational profits as much as network breaches

Fireware OS upgrade makes it easy to set time and data quotas; also includes ability to set policies using names not numbers


WatchGuard Technologies Wins Most Innovative Firewall and Cutting Edge SIEM Solution from Cyber Defense Magazine
20 Apr 2015

WatchGuard's Firebox M500 firewall continues streak of industry recognition for its ability to inspect encrypted traffic 149 percent faster than competing solutions


WatchGuard Technologies Names Prakash Panjwani New Chief Executive Officer
15 Apr 2015

Interim CEO, Mike Kohlsdorf, joins WatchGuard Board of Directors


WatchGuard Technologies Outlines Seven Steps for IT Pros to Win the Network Security Budgets They Need - Before There’s a Breach
6 Apr 2015

Workbook helps get C-suite buyoff to keep networks and companies secure


WatchGuard Technologies Named to JMP Securities’ Fast 50 List of Hottest Privately Held Security and Networking Companies
3 Apr 2015

Report highlights WatchGuard’s modular platform approach, ability to continually innovate to keep up-to-date with ever-changing threat landscape

Recognition moves WatchGuard into position as one of industry's most awarded network security companies


WatchGuard Named Company of the Year at 2015 Network Computing Awards
26 Mar 2015

Company also honored with Best Hardware of the Year award for its powerful Firebox M440 Next Generation and Unified Threat Management Firewall


WatchGuard Technologies Awarded 5-Star Rating in CRN's 2015 Partner Program Guide For Second Year in a Row
25 Mar 2015

Best channel partner programs in the market recognized in annual guide


WatchGuard Technologies’ Vice President of Worldwide Sales Honored as One of CRN’s 50 Most Influential Channel Executives
25 Feb 2015


WatchGuard’s Firebox M440 Achieves 5-Star Review and is Named Editor’s Choice by IT Pro Magazine
5 Feb 2015

WatchGuard’s Firebox® M440 impresses editors with superb value, top performance, extensive security measures, high port density and integral wireless gateway controller


WatchGuard and Frost & Sullivan Offer Three Simple Steps to Help Future-Proof Network Security
4 Feb 2015

New eBook explores how organizations can unlock the full potential of Unified Threat Management


WatchGuard Earns Top Spot in Network World Product Shootout for UTM Firewall Appliances
14 Jan 2015

WatchGuard's Firebox T10 stands out with its real-time visibility tool Dimension, great user management interface, and new services like Advanced Persistent Threat protection


WatchGuard Technologies Urges Action, Not Panic for IT Professionals in Face of Sony Attack
19 Dec 2014

WatchGuard's global director of security strategy predicted a "Hollywood"-worthy infrastructure attack a year ago today


WatchGuard Technologies Helps Hotels and Restaurants around the World Secure Guest Wi-Fi Networks and Prevent Malware Infestations
18 Dec 2014

71% of global hotels, restaurants and other hospitality organizations jeopardize customers with inadequate security controls

New WatchGuard functionality enhances security and convenience to better protect guest network users across hotel, restaurant and other hospitality organizations


WatchGuard Predicts Five Information Security Trends You Should NOT Worry About in 2015 – and Five You Should
10 Dec 2014

From passwords and the Internet of Everything to nation-state cyber warfare and jumping mobile malware, WatchGuard helps you gain some security perspective for 2015


New Generation of WatchGuard Firewalls Enable Mid-Size Enterprises to Keep Pace with Explosive Growth in Encrypted Traffic
20 Nov 2014

Dramatic increase in security horsepower vaults WatchGuard’s new Firebox® M400 and M500 firewalls past competition by up to 149 percent in encrypted traffic inspection and up to 61 percent in overall performance


WatchGuard Technologies Partners with Fujitsu Fsas to Deliver Managed Network Security Solutions in Japan
5 Nov 2014

WatchGuard Next Generation Firewalls and Unified Threat Management appliances selected for breadth of security services, system management and real-time visibility tools


WatchGuard Technologies and Global Restaurateur HMSHost Partner to Secure Networks at Airports and Motorways Worldwide
24 Oct 2014

World’s largest supplier of food and beverage services for travelers chooses WatchGuard firewalls for combination of security and performance


WatchGuard’s APT Blocker Named Advanced Persistent Threat Security Solution of the Year by Computing Security Awards
16 Oct 2014

Just seven months on the market, WatchGuard’s advanced malware solution wins against industry-leading solutions such as FireEye, Fortinet’s FortiSandbox and Palo Alto’s WildFire


WatchGuard Warns IT Pros: If You're Still Applying 'One Security Policy to All,' You're Not Getting the Benefit Out of Your Network Segmentation Work
6 Oct 2014

New WatchGuard Firebox M440 UTM/NGFW appliance makes it easy to apply the right policies to the correct network segment – without complex configurations

WatchGuard Dimension™ provides industry’s first, real-time view into the performance of security policies across segmented networks


WatchGuard Technologies Earns “Recommended” Rating from NSS labs for Next Generation Firewall Appliances
23 Sep 2014

WatchGuard XTM 1525 blocks 97.8 percent of all tested attacks and proved effective against all evasion techniques


WatchGuard Technologies' New Policy Map Provides "X-Ray" Vision Into Firewall Configurations and Network Traffic
8 Sep 2014

Newest enhancement to award-winning visibility solution, WatchGuard Dimension™, allows admins to see policy misconfigurations and optimize traffic


WatchGuard Technologies Recognized for the Fifth Year in a Row as a Leader in Gartner's 2014 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
15 Aug 2014


WatchGuard Technologies Firebox T10 “Bursting with Security Features” in Six Star PC Pro A-List Review
14 Aug 2014

WatchGuard Firebox T10 recognized as a “remarkable little appliance” with an affordable price and more features than any other Unified Threat Management firewall in its market


WatchGuard Technologies Named Champion, Wins Value and Trend Setter Award, in Info-Tech Research Group's 2014 Next Generation Firewall Vendor Landscape Report
04 Aug 2014

Unprecedented affordability and reporting innovations, such as Dimension, separate WatchGuard from the pack


WatchGuard Technologies New Partner Program Sets Industry High Water Mark for Profitability
31 Jul 2014

New WatchGuardONE program ties higher margins to higher customer service levels and allows resellers to get unprecedented combined discounts of more than 70 percent


WatchGuard Technologies a Leader in Three Key Unified Threat Management and Next-Generation Firewall Categories in Frost and Sullivan Report
05 Jun 2014


WatchGuard Technologies First To Deliver True Integration of Wired and Wireless Network Security
29 May 2014

Fireware 11.9 allows users to deploy, configure and manage wireless access points from a WatchGuard UTM or NGFW threat management appliance without requiring additional hardware


WatchGuard Technologies Announces Interim CEO
13 May 2014

WatchGuard's Board of Directors has named Michael Kohlsdorf as interim CEO while it conducts a selection process to replace Joe Wang


WatchGuard Technologies Helps Convenience Store Chain, Super Kiosko, Protect Network and Critical Customer Data, and Improve PCI Compliance
04 Apr 2014

Mexico's leading convenience store chain can now deliver advanced network security and centralized management to more than 200 stores


WatchGuard Technologies Reinvents Advanced Persistent Threat Management for Security Platforms with launch of WatchGuard APT Blocker
03 Apr 2014

New APT solution provides real-time, advanced-threat visibility for Unified Threat Management and Next-Gen Firewall appliances


Leading K-12 School in Dominican Republic Uses WatchGuard Technologies to Secure Student Web Access and Critical Network Data
26 Mar 2014

WatchGuard's Unified Threat Management solutions, with WatchGuard Dimension, drives down cost and improves overall network visibility for real-time threat identification


CRN Awards WatchGuard Technologies 5-Star Rating in 2014 Partner Program Guide
21 Mar 2014

Annual guide recognizes the very best channel partner programs in the market


Network Computing Awards Names WatchGuard Dimension Best New Product of the Year
19 Mar 2014

WatchGuard Technologies' cloud-ready network security visibility tool instantly isolates and distills key security issues and trends


Global Software Developer Synerzip Deploys WatchGuard Technologies' Solutions to Secure Worldwide Network
17 Mar 2014

WatchGuard's visibility solution, WatchGuard Dimension, eliminates Synerzip's need for a SIEM solution


WatchGuard Technologies Launches Industry's First Enterprise-Level Unified Threat Management Security Solution Designed for Home and Small Offices
25 Feb 2014

WatchGuard Firebox T10 extends enterprises' ability to protect the 'new' network perimeter


WatchGuard Technologies' Vice President of Sales Named One of CRN's 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs
24 Feb 2014


WatchGuard Technologies and KYOCERA Document Solutions Japan Partner to Integrate First UTM Security Platform and Multifunction Printer Solution
12 Feb 2014

New integration allows SMBs to print WatchGuard UTM security reports directly from KYOCERA MFPs; streamlines management for companies with limited IT Staff


Learning From the Target Data Breach: How Businesses and Consumers Can Protect Against Today's Top Security Threats
29 Jan 2014

Six key network security takeaways for retailers and business, plus four key tips for the Target consumer


WatchGuard Technologies Extends Ground Breaking Real-Time Network Security Visibility Tool to Microsoft's Hyper-V Platform
29 Jan 2014

WatchGuard Dimension now includes unlimited scalability and availability, intuitive reporting enhancements, and new language support


WatchGuard Technologies Reports Record Quarterly Billings
14 Jan 2014

Company's new real-time security visibility solution, WatchGuard Dimension, is key driver of strong growth across small, medium and large enterprise markets


WatchGuard Technologies' Top 8 Security Predictions for 2014
18 Dec 2013

Could a Hollywood hack come true? Will there be a U.S. data breach? Should you expect CryptoLocker clones?


WatchGuard Technologies Named 'Best Next Gen Firewall Vendor'
10 Dec 2013

Strong channel commitment in the Middle East Region drives award recognition


WatchGuard Named as Most Influential Brand of 2013 in Survey of IT Operation and Maintenance Magazine Readers
05 Dec 2013

Small and medium businesses recognize WatchGuard's pricing, features and ease of use with award


UK's Chester Zoo Uses WatchGuard Technologies' Integrated Security Platforms to Protect Critical IT Infrastructure
04 Dec 2013

Intrusion detection and prevention, and application control, add new level of security and reporting at zoo


WatchGuard Technologies Protects More Than 15,000 Media Attendees at the Tokyo Motor Show
27 Nov 2013

For the fourth consecutive show, images, video and content will be protected from security threats


Stay Safe While Shopping Online This Holiday Season With These Five Cyber Security Tips
27 Nov 2013

The evolution of online threats has left shoppers more vulnerable than ever to cyber scams


WatchGuard Technologies Offers Insight Into Need for Information Security Visibility
26 Nov 2013

Video presentation with Frost & Sullivan offers deep look at research showing the need for visibility into information security systems


WatchGuard Technologies Secures Aerospace Company's Confidential Reports and Data Across Multiple Continents
05 Nov 2013

Scalable, customizable integrated security platforms ensure a distributed workforce can collaborate while following global compliance standards


WatchGuard Technologies Presents the Top Five Tips to Secure Critical Data
01 Nov 2013

Watch Gartner IT Expo Session Video of WatchGuard Technologies' Director of Security Research Speaking on the State of Data Loss and Prevention Tips


Leeds City College Deploys WatchGuard Technologies to Give 40,000 Students Safe and Secure Network Access
29 Oct 2013

Unified Threat Management platforms help link together city-wide IT network and simplify on-going network management and policy creation


Adarsh Credit Co-Operative Society Uses WatchGuard Technologies to Secure More Than 500 Branch Locations Across India
28 Oct 2013

WatchGuard's Unified Threat Management platform helps Adarsh provide real-time, secure data access to financial information from anywhere in the world


WatchGuard Technologies Extends Email and Web Gateway Security Features to Meet Global Enterprise Security Needs
24 Oct 2013

WatchGuard XCS 10 adds Microsoft Hyper-V support, expands IPv6 capabilities and enables custom policy enhancements


WatchGuard Technologies Brings Big Data Visibility Tools to Network Security
08 Oct 2013

Zero-install, cloud-ready WatchGuard Dimension instantly distills 'oceans of security data' into key insights and trends


Walker County School District Deploys WatchGuard Technologies Following Devastating Tornado
26 Sep 2013

After losing 95 percent of its data center infrastructure, district reassesses network security needs to support data-intense applications and programs


Catholic Regional College Gives Students, Staff and Parents Secure Access to Critical Data and Applications Using WatchGuard
23 Sep 2013

School district uses market's highest performing Unified Threat Management solution to control the flow of information in and out of the network


Cascade School District Uses WatchGuard Technologies to Meet BYOD, Cloud and Remote Access Security Challenges
19 Sep 2013

School district cuts costs, streamlines operations, and centralizes security infrastructure


WatchGuard Announces Unified Threat Management Solution for Windows Azure Cloud Platform
30 Aug 2013

With Windows Azure and Microsoft Hyper-V support, WatchGuard continues to deliver powerful security for fast-growing cloud computing market


New WatchGuard XCS 880 Increases Content Security Performance by 20 Percent for Large Enterprises
28 Aug 2013

New hardware delivers twice the email throughput while reducing power consumption by more than half


WatchGuard Partners with NCP engineering to Offer Premium IPsec VPN Client for Microsoft Windows and Apple OS X Users
23 Aug 2013

Best-in-class VPN technology simplifies setup and enables one-click remote access for end users


WatchGuard Recognized as a Leader in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
01 Aug 2013

Leading UTM vendors simplify deployment of new features and emphasize business needs


WatchGuard Introduces Data Loss Prevention Solution for Unified Threat Management; One-Click Configuration Simplifies Compliance with Global Regulatory Standards
29 Jul 2013

Library of more than 200 predefined, multi-country rules proactively protect personal, financial and healthcare data


WatchGuard Technologies' Unified Threat Management Solution Rated Highest Performance
10 Jul 2013

Independent Tests Validate WatchGuard's Ability to Protect Mid-Sized Enterprises Nearly 3.5 Times Faster than Competing Solutions


WatchGuard Technologies' XTM Platform Named 'Best Next Generation Firewall' in China
20 Jun 2013

Superior performance of WatchGuard's unified threat management solution earns top-tier recognition from China Information World Magazine


Channel Veteran Alex Thurber Joins WatchGuard Technologies as Vice President of Sales
19 Jun 2013

New executive oversees Americas and EMEA sales teams, offering channel expertise from Tripwire, McAfee and Cisco


New Infographic Portrays Motives and Methods of the Three Most Dangerous Types of Hackers
30 May 2013

WatchGuard depicts personas of the bad guys behind latest cyber-security breaches


WatchGuard Increases Capacity to Securely Process Content by up to 30 Percent
24 May 2013

Enhanced performance of the XCS 1180 critical to managing rising volume of email traffic and spear phishing attacks


WatchGuard Expands Network Security Support for Microsoft Hyper-V Customers
08 May 2013

WatchGuard's XTMv and XCSv Solutions Provide Robust, Scalable Security for Businesses Using Microsoft Virtualization Products


WatchGuard Reports Highest Quarterly Billings in History of the Company
29 Apr 2013

New products and features drove significant increase in product and attached service billings and record trade-ups in Q1 2013


WatchGuard Receives Industry Recognition in First Quarter from CRN, SC Magazine and Info Security Product Guide
28 Mar 2013

Product Reviews and Industry Awards Show Dedication to Innovation, Leadership in Network Security


WatchGuard Extends Enterprise Strength Security to Wireless Networks
25 Feb 2013

New Wireless Access Points Protect Mobile Devices with Streamlined Policy Enforcement, Single Management Console


WatchGuard's Bill Smith Recognized as one of CRN Magazine's 2013 Channel Chiefs
22 Feb 2013

Award Honors Most Influential IT Executives Excelling in Channel Sales and Growth with the Organization


New WatchGuard XTM Models Ride the Wave of Enterprise UTM Adoption
04 Feb 2013

New Models Introduce Scalable Performance, Increased Security and Unparalleled Manageability


WatchGuard Rolls Out Software Features Boosting Performance and Manageability
14 Jan 2013

Fireware XTM 11.7 Update Showcases Websense URL Filtration, Policy Grouping and More for Enterprise-Strength Security and Manageability


WatchGuard Rolls Out Enhanced XCS 280 and XCS 580 Security Appliances
19 Dec 2012

Latest Generation of Content Security Supports Small and Mid-Sized Businesses


WatchGuard Reveals Top Security Predictions for 2013
05 Dec 2012

Cyber Attacks Resulting in Human Death, Android Pick-Pocketing Attempts and Rise in Browser-Infecting Malware All Forecasted Next Year


WatchGuard Recognized for Its Excellence in Email Content Security
09 Nov 2012

Frost and Sullivan Awards WatchGuard the 2012 North American Product Quality Leadership Award


WatchGuard MSSP Program Offers Enhanced Flexibility
29 Oct 2012

MSSPs Can Manage Costs on a Month-to-Month Basis and Reduce Upfront Contract Expenses


WatchGuard Announces Seventh Straight Quarter of Double-Digit Growth
23 Oct 2012

Strong Q3 Results Driven by Surge in APAC Business and Newly Revamped 5 Series


WatchGuard Adds RapidDeploy Capability to Create Industry's First Self-Configuring UTM Security Appliance
22 Oct 2012

New Cloud-Based Configuration Utility Enables Rapid Deployment and Significant Reduction in Total Cost of Ownership


WatchGuard Shares Security Best Practices for Real-World Threats at Gartner Symposium ITxpo
09 Oct 2012

Three Theater Sessions Open to All Attendees Oct. 22-24


WatchGuard's Formula for 18 Percent Year-Over-Year Growth: Enterprise-Grade Manageability
11 Sept 2012

Q2 Demand Rose for WatchGuard XTM Products for Mid-sized and Large Businesses as Security Professionals Sought Greater Control and Manageability


WatchGuard Sets New Standard for Next-Generation UTM
06 Aug 2012

New WatchGuard XTM 5 Series Breaks Price/Performance Barriers; Redefines Next-Generation Unified Threat Management (UTM)


WatchGuard to Demonstrate Latest Web Attacks at Black Hat
16 Jul 2012

WatchGuard to give live demonstrations of how attackers leverage the trust users have in popular web sites (such as social networks) to lure victims to their malicious drive-by download attacks.


WatchGuard Releases New Update to XTM Operating System
09 Jul 2012

New Release of WatchGuard Fireware XTM 11.6 Provides Advanced Management Features that Security Professionals Need in Order to Get Maximum Value from Next-Generation Firewalls


WatchGuard XTM 330 Makes PC Pro "A-List"
28 Jun 2012

New WatchGuard XTM 330 Appliance Gets Top Honors from PC Pro Magazine


WatchGuard Earns Common Criteria EAL 4+ Certification for Latest Multifunction Firewalls and Content Security Solutions
20 May 2012

Latest WatchGuard XTM and XCS Products Certified for Demanding Enterprise and Government Environments


WatchGuard Continues Pattern of Strong Growth
18 May 2012

Q1 Breaks Record and Continues Pace of Double Digit Growth; Sees Increasing Demand for High End Security Products


WatchGuard Receives Information Technology Industry's "2012 World's Best" Award for Security Hardware
11 May 2012

WatchGuard XTM 8 Series Honored by Network Products Guide at Interop


WatchGuard Goes Virtual with Security
08 May 2012

Entire Portfolio of Award Winning Content and Network Security Products Now Being Offered As Virtualized Solutions


WatchGuard Recognized as a UTM Market Leader
03 Apr 2012

WatchGuard Recognized as a "Leader" in Latest 2012 Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management


WatchGuard Wins Security Industry's Global Excellence Award for Medium Enterprise Security Solution
23 Mar 2012

WatchGuard XTM 8 Series Wins as Next-Generation Firewall


WatchGuard Adds Content Security to Virtualization Platform
28 Feb 2012

Award-Winning Line of Web Content, DLP and Messaging Security Appliances to Go Virtual


WatchGuard Bolsters Small Business Security Lineup with Two New UTM Appliances
27 Feb 2012

WatchGuard XTM 25 and XTM 26 Appliances Round-Out Small Business, Wireless Hotspot and Branch Office Offerings; Provide Full Suite of Protection Against Hackers, Malware and More


WatchGuard Launches New Security Appliance for Small Businesses
31 Jan 2012

New WatchGuard XTM 33 Appliance Hailed as the "Ultimate Small Business Firewall"


WatchGuard Breaks Quarterly Billings, Profit and Units Shipped Records
17 Jan 2012

2011 Q4 Stands Out As Best Quarter in Company History


WatchGuard Lists PCI Pitfalls for Retailers
16 Jan 2012


WatchGuard Enhances Security for Virtualized and Cloud Infrastructures
21 Dec 2011

XTMv Line of Virtualized Firewalls Now Shipping to Beta Customers


WatchGuard Leads Small & Midsize Security Market
20 Dec 2011

Latest Analyst Market Data Shows WatchGuard as the #1 Multifunction Security Appliance Vendor for 15 Consecutive Quarters; Leads with 18.8 Percent Market Share


WatchGuard Receives ICSA Certification for Network Firewalls
19 Dec 2011

WatchGuard XTM OS Certified for Unified Threat Management (UTM) Appliances and Next-Generation Firewalls


WatchGuard Unveils Top 10 Security Predictions for 2012
12 Dec 2011


WatchGuard Ships Next-Generation Firewall for Enterprises
30 Nov 2011

WatchGuard XTM 2050 Designed Specifically for Large Corporate Customers, Campuses and Managed Security Service Providers; Includes Advanced Networking, Management and Reporting Features


WatchGuard Launches New Small Business Security Appliance
29 Nov 2011

WatchGuard XTM 330 Provides Next-Generation Security for Small Businesses


WatchGuard Enhances Security Software
29 Nov 2011

New Release of WatchGuard XTM OS Provides Increased Networking, Management & Reporting Features


WatchGuard Teams with ConnectWise
08 Nov 2011

Provides Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) Interoperability with ConnectWise PSA


WatchGuard Extends Business Security with Virtualization
18 Oct 2011

New WatchGuard XTMv Series Denotes New Line of Virtualized Firewalls


WatchGuard Strengthens Web Security Features
18 Oct 2011

WatchGuard XCS Appliances Now Gain the Ability to Scan HTTPS Traffic


Security Vendor WatchGuard Continues Record Growth
17 Oct 2011

Breaks All Time Company Record for Q3 Billings; Exceeds 15 Percent Year over Year Growth


WatchGuard Protects Apple Users
05 Oct 2011

Provides Seamless and Highly Secure Data Encryption Tunneling for Apple iPhone, iPad and other iOS Devices to WatchGuard Next-Generation Firewalls


WatchGuard Receives Prestigious UTM Value Award
13 Sep 2011

WatchGuard Given the 2011 "Customer Value Enhancement Award, Unified Threat Management" by Frost & Sullivan


WatchGuard Technologies - UTM Champion and Value Award Winner
29 Aug 2011

Info-Tech Research Group Vendor Landscape Report Positions WatchGuard as UTM Vendor Champion and Bestows WatchGuard with their "Value Award"


WatchGuard Awarded All-Star Review
25 Aug 2011

Latest WatchGuard XCS 770R Email & Web Security Appliance Receives 5-Stars in All Categories


WatchGuard Brings Next-Generation Firewalls to Mainstream Businesses
18 Jul 2011

WatchGuard Extends Next-Generation Firewall Capabilities with Application Control to Award-Winning XTM 8 Series Family of Multifunction Security Appliances


WatchGuard Now Protects Nation's Critical Infrastructure
13 Jul 2011

WatchGuard Next-Generation Firewalls Now Include SCADA Signatures to Protect Operational Technologies; Includes Telecom, Gas, Electric and other Utility Networks


WatchGuard SSL VPN Awarded Champion by Info-Tech Research Group
30 Jun 2011

In SSL VPN Group Test, WatchGuard ranked Highest among Competitors


WatchGuard Strengthens Email Security Appliances
20 Jun 2011

Enhancements Combine Advanced Security with Unrivalled Ease of Use; Includes Easy to Install Data Loss and Spam Prevention Techniques


WatchGuard Introduces New Next-Generation Firewall for Enterprises
10 May 2011

WatchGuard XTM 2050 Designed Specifically for Large Corporate Customers and Managed Security Service Providers; Enhances LiveSecurity Service with 4-Hour Hardware Replacement


WatchGuard XTM 505 Takes Top Honors from SC Magazine
29 Apr 2011

In Group UTM Test, WatchGuard XTM 505 Gets 5-Star Review and Coveted "Best Buy" Award


WatchGuard Continues Record Growth
26 Apr 2011

Breaks Q1 Revenue Record; Marks Second Record-Breaking Quarter in a Row


WatchGuard Boosts Firewall Capabilities
19 Apr 2011

New Safe Search Functionality; Enhances Application Control Functionality for XTM Security Appliances


WatchGuard Teams with Mitel
08 Apr 2011

Ushers in High Security Solutions to Protect Businesses Using Unified Communications


Social Media Release: What Every HR Manager Should Know About Security
31 Mar 2011


Social Media Release: When Web Applications Collide with Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA)
28 Feb 2011


WatchGuard Breaks Revenue Records
31 Jan 2011

Record Fourth Quarter Attributed to Global Demand for WatchGuard Security Solutions


Social Media Release: WatchGuard Lists Most Risky Web Apps
25 Jan 2011


WatchGuard Enhances Email Security Solutions
24 Jan 2011

WatchGuard XCS Appliances Get Improvements to Stop Spam; Gain New Encryption Capabilities


Social Media Release: WatchGuard Unveils Top 10 Security Predictions for 2011
14 Jan 2011


WatchGuard Awarded Product of the Year: Security Appliance
11 Jan 2011

WatchGuard XCS 370 Security Appliance Wins in CRN's 2010 Products of the Year


WatchGuard Receives Top Honors for UTM and SSL VPN
02 Dec 2010

WatchGuard XTM 8 Series Awarded "Unified Threat Management Solution of the Year;" WatchGuard SSL 560 Gets 5-Star Review and Coveted "Recommended" Designation from SC Magazine


WatchGuard Improves Messaging Security Appliance with Launch of New WatchGuard XCS 770R
30 Nov 2010

WatchGuard Extensible Content Security (XCS) Appliance Now Includes Hardware RAID for Fully Redundant Messaging Security


Social Media Release: WatchGuard Notes Worst Offending Security Reputations
23 Nov 2010


Telekom Deutschland counts on WatchGuard
22 Nov 2010

WatchGuard XTM Appliances Underpin New Managed Security Solutions for SMEs


WatchGuard Named a "Leader" in Magic Quadrant Report for Unified Threat Management
10 Nov 2010

WatchGuard XTM Security Appliances Protect Business Networks, Applications and Data


WatchGuard Unveils New Authentication Abilities for Firewalls
19 Oct 2010

Enhances Wireless Features for Improved PCI DSS Compliance


WatchGuard Sets New Standards for Firewalls with Application Control
18 Oct 2010

New Ability to Control Web 2.0 Applications Heralds New Era of Network Protection and Business Enablement


WatchGuard Gets Virtual on Security
05 Oct 2010

Releases WatchGuard Quarantine Management Server (QMS) Virtual Edition


WatchGuard Receives Growth Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan
14 Sep 2010

Award Recognizes Industry Excellence in Capturing Highest Annual Compound Growth Rate for Last Three Years


WatchGuard's "Red Instead" Converts Customers
08 Sep 2010

As Part of the "Red Instead" Competitive Trade-in Promotion, the North Central Educational Service District Chooses WatchGuard to Protect Their Network


Demand Increasing for Data Loss Prevention, Web Content & E-mail Security Appliances
23 Aug 2010

One Year Since Acquiring BorderWare, WatchGuard Sees Worldwide Demand Increasing for Integrated DLP, Web Content and E-mail Security Appliances


WatchGuard Wins Four Awards in 2010 "Best Channel Products" by Business Solutions Magazine
30 July 2010

WatchGuard Recognized in Multiple Security Categories for Product Reliability, Functionality, Richness of Features and Ease of Upgrade


WatchGuard Strengthens Messaging & DLP Security Appliances
27 July 2010

WatchGuard XCS 170, 370 and 570 Now Provide Web Security Protection in Addition to Anti-spam and Data Loss Prevention (DLP); Unveils Compelling New Pricing on Several Models


WatchGuard Announces Summer Security Sale for SMBs
13 July 2010

WatchGuard Promotion for XTM Firewalls and XCS Messaging Security Appliances Targets SMBs Looking for Strong Security at Sizzling Prices


WatchGuard Awarded "Washington's 100 Best Companies to Work For" by Seattle Business Magazine
25 Jun 2010

Recognition Based on Employee Satisfaction, Corporate Culture and Leadership


WatchGuard Broadens SSL VPN Line
22 Jun 2010

New WatchGuard SSL 560 Provides Increased Productivity, Security and Flexibility in One Easy to Use Appliance


WatchGuard Launches Cloud-Based Security Service, Reputation Enabled Defense
21 Jun 2010

New WatchGuard Reputation Enabled Defense Provides Unparalleled Web Protection; Sets New Standards for Business Security


WatchGuard Unleashes New Capabilities for Network and Content Security Product Lines
21 Jun 2010

Latest WatchGuard Appliance Operating Systems Improve Speed, Functionality and Protection


Social Media Release: WatchGuard Notes Top Online Threats Relating to the 2010 World Cup
10 Jun 2010


SC Magazine Names WatchGuard Vendor of The Year
20 May 2010


WatchGuard Accelerates Market Attack
26 Apr 2010

WatchGuard Builds on Record Momentum; Launches "Red Instead" Competitive Trade-in Promotion for XTM Firewalls and XCS Messaging Security Appliances


WatchGuard Launches Quarantine Management Server
14 Apr 2010

New Product Enhances E-mail and Content Security Platform from WatchGuard


WatchGuard Lands New VP of Engineering
09 Apr 2010

Sin-Yaw Wang to Drive Global R&D and Engineering Efforts for WatchGuard Security Solutions


WatchGuard Awarded 2010 Everything Channel Partner Program Guide and Five-Star Partner Rating
06 Apr 2010

WatchGuard Channel Program Recognized as Exceptional by Leading Channel Authority


WatchGuard Extends Channel Reach - Teams with SYNNEX
29 Mar 2010

Relationship Expands SYNNEX Offerings and WatchGuard Reseller Reach


WatchGuard XCS 770 Takes Top Honors from SC Magazine
22 Mar 2010

WatchGuard XCS 770 Gets 5-Star Review and Coveted "Recommended" Award


WatchGuard SSL 100 Wins "Hardware Product of the Year" from Network Computing
10 Mar 2010

WatchGuard SSL 100 Delivers Enterprise Security at SMB Prices


WatchGuard Unveils New High-Performance Security Appliance
02 Mar 2010

Ideal for Mid-Tier Enterprises, WatchGuard XTM 5 Series Multifunction Firewall Appliances Redefines Network, Application and Data Security


WatchGuard Boosts Security for Small Businesses and Branch Offices
02 Mar 2010

New WatchGuard XTM 2 Series Family of Multifunction Firewalls Provide Strong Security, Advanced Networking in an Easy to Use Appliance


WatchGuard Awarded 2010 Channel Chief by Everything Channel's CRN
25 Feb 2010

Director of Global Channel and Field Marketing, Mark Romano, Again Recognized for WatchGuard's Proactive Channel Campaigns and Programs


WatchGuard Breaks Revenue Records
02 Feb 2010

Smashes Q4 and 2009 Revenue Records as Businesses Worldwide Deploy WatchGuard Multifunction Firewalls and SSL VPN Solutions


WatchGuard Enhances Security Software
29 Jan 2010

Fireware XTM OS Update Provides Enhanced Security Capabilities and Improved Management Functions - Ideal for MSSPs and Enterprise Organizations


WatchGuard Named Finalist in 2010 SC Awards
19 Jan 2010

WatchGuard Recognized as a Finalist for Best SME Security Solution


WatchGuard Named 2010 "Best Channel Vendor" by Business Solutions Magazine
12 Jan 2010

WatchGuard Recognized in the Security Category for Channel Friendliness and Product Features



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About WatchGuard

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