WatchGuard unveils new small business security appliance

WatchGuard Technologies, a provider of business security
solutions, has launched of a new small business security appliance, the
WatchGuard XTM 330.


The WatchGuard XTM 330 appliance provides advanced
network protection in an all-in-one rack-mount gateway security appliance and
is ideal for businesses with 30 to 50 users.


The WatchGuard XTM 330 takes advantage of innovations
from WatchGuard, including the ability to create highly secure virtual private
network (VPN) tunnels for Apple iPad, iPhone and other iOS-based devices. This
way, small businesses can provide complete protection, even for popular devices
that employees bring into the office.


“Easy to use and easy to manage, the WatchGuard XTM
330 is the ideal solution for small organizations. Now businesses with 50
employees can have the same type of security and protection that Fortune 1000
enterprises, financial institutions and government agencies use to keep out
spyware, malware and other web threats,” said Tim Helming, director of Product
Management at WatchGuard Technologies.


The WatchGuard XTM 330 supports clientless single
sign-on, which helps to ensure simple and accurate authentication for user and
group-based policies. Also, additional networking and VPN features allow for
remote access, which is ideal for small businesses with remote or mobile


Advanced management and logging features provide
management with easy to use reports. This gives small businesses new insights
as to web and application usage, as well as remediation abilities to enforce
business and IT policies.


The WatchGuard XTM 330 is available from authorized
WatchGuard channel partners and the list pricing for the XTM 330 begins at
$1,165 and varies depending on security services selected.


WatchGuard announced the release of Fireware XTM and WSM 11.4.1, with several
significant enhancements and many bug fixes in various product areas.


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