Product and Support News

New AuthPoint Gateway Beta with Two Features WatchGuard Partners and Customers Asked For!

High VPN Authentication Performance

The new AuthPoint Gateway now has a redesigned RADIUS component to support instances when a higher number of employees are using multi-factor authentication at the same time.

As businesses shifted to a remote environment, the volume of VPN connections increased dramatically, and which could cause some delays especially during peak hours where a larger-than-usual number of users try to connect into their networks (between 8:00-9:00 AM local time).

This improvement should provide a faster VPN authentication experience to all AuthPoint users at any time.

Support for Java 11 and AWS Corretto 11

Remember when we only supported Oracle Java 8 at an extra cost? The new AuthPoint Gateway now also supports both Java 11 and AWS Corretto 11, a free distribution version of OpenJDK 11, compatible with Java SE standard (learn more at

You don’t have to be an AWS customer to download it, so AuthPoint users can have the latest Java-compatible version at no extra cost.

Please make sure to join our new Beta at If you already have an account, you should have received an invitation. If you don’t have an account, visit the link above to sign up.

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