The firm was now looking at supplementing this with Watchguard 3 Series wireless as well as branch-office appliances, said Stables. Why Watchguard? According to Stables it was a mixture of price-performance, support and training. The latter has been a challenge for a company that has to take internal as well as external security seriously.
Meanwhille, Watchguard this week announced the WatchGuard's new Firebox M200 and M300 which it claims bring big firewall performance within the reach of smaller organisations. Performance has always been a sales issue for firewall makers but it is needed now more than ever, claims Watchguard, to support the layering of complex security to defeat targeted attacks.
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