Awards and Reviews

WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud Awarded Wi-Fi Security Solution of the Year

CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards, 26 September 2018

WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud has been selected as a CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards 2018 winner for one of the program’s marquee awards – "Wi-Fi Security Solution of the Year.” Read on...

WatchGuard T35-W Awarded Best New Security Hardware

Golden Bridge Awards, 24 September 2018

WatchGuard’s Firebox T35-W has won the Gold honor for Best New Security Hardware in the 10th Annual 2018 Golden Bridge Awards. Read on...

Total Security Suite Highly Commended at Managed Services & Hosting Awards

MSH Summit, 19 September 2018

WatchGuard Total Security Suite earned the “Highly Commended” distinction for ‘Most Innovative Managed Service Solution: Security’ at the 2018 Managed Services & Hosting Awards. Read on...

CRN Recognizes WatchGuardONE as a Top 100 Cloud Partner Program

CRN, 17 September 2018

WatchGuardONE was included in CRN’s 2018 Cloud Partner Program Guide, a list of leading technology vendors with cloud-focused partner programs. Read on…

WatchGuard Wins Security Vendor of the Year and Best Network Security Offering

Channelnomics, 13 September 2018

Channelnomics has named WatchGuard Technologies “Security Vendor of the Year” and awarded WatchGuard Total Security Suite the prestigious title of “Best Network Security Offering (Highly Commended)” in the inaugural Channelnomics Security Awards program. Read on...

WatchGuard AP420 Awarded Miercom Certified Secure Accreditation

Miercom, 7 September 2018

WatchGuard’s AP420 with Secure, Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi has been awarded the Miercom Certified Secure accreditation in recognition of its superior performance compared to leading Wi-Fi solutions evaluated in an in-depth competitive security assessment. Read on...

WatchGuard CIO and Senior Security Analyst Win Reboot Leadership Awards

SC Magazine, 23 August 2018

SC Media’s Reboot Leadership Awards 2018 honored WatchGuard Technologies CIO Wayson Vannatta in the “CIO/C-Suite” category, and recognized WatchGuard Senior Security Analyst Marc Laliberte in the “Threat Seeker” category. Read on...

WatchGuard Selected as a Top Workplace in Washington

Puget Sound Business Journal, 17 August 2018

For the second year in a row, WatchGuard Technologies was featured as one of Washington State’s Best Workplaces, a prestigious list compiled based on employee feedback and sentiment. Read on...

AuthPoint Receives Developers’ Choice Award, 9 August 2018

WatchGuard’s AuthPoint multi-factor authentication service won a Developers’ Choice Award from for delivering an easy-to-implement, enterprise-grade MFA solution at prices accessible to any business. Read on...

WatchGuard Wins ChannelPro Readers’ Choice Award

ChannelPro Network, 6 July 2018

WatchGuard was voted a ChannelPro 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards winner, taking home the Bronze medal for Best Security Hardware Vendor. Read on...

WatchGuard Security Hardware Wins Gold in 2018 IT World Awards

Network Products Guide, 26 June 2018

WatchGuard was recognized with three honors in Network Products Guide’s 13th Annual 2018 IT World Awards, winning Gold in the Security Hardware category once again for the WatchGuard Firebox M370. Read on...

T55-W Earns IT Pro Editor’s Choice Award, Five Star Rating

IT Pro, 1 June 2018

IT Pro honored WatchGuard’s Firebox T55-W with five stars and recognized the security appliance with its prestigious Editor’s Choice Award for offering a remarkable range of easily configured security features and providing excellent value. Read on...

Firebox T15 Awarded Five Stars, Named IT Pro Editor’s Choice

IT Pro, 28 May 2018

WatchGuard Firebox T15 earned five stars from IT Pro’s expert product review team and was awarded with a prestigious Editor’s Choice recommendation for being the perfect, super-strength network security appliance for small businesses. Read on...

WatchGuard Honored on CRN’s 2018 Women of the Channel and Power 100

CRN, 14 May 2018

WatchGuard’s Coletta Vigh and Michelle Welch have been honored by CRN as part of its 2018 Women of the Channel. This also marks the third consecutive year that Vigh has earned a spot on CRN’s prestigious Power 100 list. Read on...

WatchGuard Earns Spot on CRN’s 2018 Mobility 100

CRN, 7 May 2018

CRN recognized WatchGuard as one of the “30 Coolest Mobile Security and Device Management Vendors” as part of its 2018 Mobility 100 list of influential vendors that are bringing innovative mobile products and services to market. Read on...

WatchGuard Wins MSSP Ally of the Year in 2018 MSP Awards

Channelnomics, 26 April 2018

WatchGuard was recognized as MSSP Ally of the Year at the Channelnomics MSP Awards 2018. These awards honor vendors that provide successful, effective and channel-friendly partner programs that offer significant support and innovative technologies. Read on...

WatchGuard Honored with Four 2018 InfoSec Awards

Cyber Defense Magazine, 17 April 2018

WatchGuard was named a Leader in the Security Company of the Year category, WatchGuard CTO Corey Nachreiner won Editor’s Choice for CTO of the Year, and the Firebox M470 and Firebox T35 were recognized as Most Innovative in the Firewall and Unified Threat Management categories, respectively. Read on...

WatchGuard Earns 5-Star Rating in CRN’s 2018 Partner Program Guide

CRN, 2 April 2018

Once again, WatchGuard has been awarded five stars by CRN in their annual Partner Program Guide, recognizing the strongest and most successful partner programs in the channel today. Read on...

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CRN Recognizes WatchGuard as One of the Coolest Network Security Vendors in its 2018 Security 100

CRN, 5 March 2018

For the third year in a row, WatchGuard has been recognized as a top network security vendor by CRN's Security 100 list as one of its 20 Coolest Network Security Vendors. Read on...

The Firebox T15-W Comes Packed with Security Protections

BizTech Magazine, 5 March 2018

BizTech Magazine reviewed WatchGuard's feature-packed Firebox T15-W, remarking on its enterprise-grade security protections, simple setup for IT teams, and other major advantages. Read on…



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