NG Firewall F-Series

NG Firewall F-Series

Cloud-Connected, Easy-to-Use Next-Generation Firewall

Enterprise networks grow larger and more complex every day - and more critical to key business operations. The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series is an essential tool to optimize the performance, security, and availability of today's dispersed enterprise WANs.
Deployment: Appliance, Virtual, Azure, AWS, vCloud Air and Google Cloud Platform

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The modern network includes a combination of local servers, remote devices and cloud-hosted applications. If you use cloud-based platforms such as Office 365, Salesforce, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure, you need to ensure that all of your critical applications and devices are available when needed and secured.

The Barracuda Advantage

Effective WAN Management
  • Application-based traffc prioritization across the WAN
  • Intelligent uplink balancing
  • Intelligent traffc re-prioritization on uplink loss
Enterprise Readiness
  • Industry-leading centralized management
  • WAN optimization
  • Global WAN monitoring with Barracuda Earth
Scalable Security
  • Cloud Enablement and secure WAN Virtualization
  • Drag-and-drop VPN graphical tunnel interface

Product Spotlight

  • Powerful next-generation network firewall
  • Advanced Threat Detection
  • Built-in web security and IDS/IPS
  • Dynamic mesh site-to-site VPN
  • Client-to-Site VPN via browser (SSL VPN), mobile apps and desktop VPN clients
  • Full application visibility and granular control
  • Intelligent traffc regulation including application-based provider selection
  • Tightly integrated Quality of Service (QoS) and link balancing
  • Centralized management of all functionality
  • Template-based and role-based configuration

Next Gen Firewall F-Series Information

  • Integrated Next-Generation Security

    The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series is designed and built from the ground up to provide comprehensive, nextgeneration firewall capabilities. Cloud-hosted content filtering and reporting offoad compute-intensive tasks to the cloud for greater resource effciency and throughput. Based on application visibility, user-identity awareness, intrusion prevention, and centralized management, F-Series is the ideal solution for today’s dynamic enterprises.

    The Barracuda NextGen Firewall X-Series uses application visibility and user-identity awareness to enable enforcement of granular access policies. Define policies based on any combination of application, user or group ID, time, and other criteria. Policies can even respond to specific application behaviors or features - for example, allowing all employees to use Skype voice, but allowing only executives to use Skype video, except after business hours.

    Enterprise networks grow larger and more complex every day - and more critical to key business operations. The Barracuda NG Firewall is an essential tool to optimize the performance, security, and availability of today's dispersed enterprise WANs.

    Regaining Control of User Activity

    The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series restores control to networks made opaque and unmanageable by mobile devices at work, Web 2.0 applications, increasing dispersion, and the growing integration and dependence on cloudbased resources. It extends security coverage beyond network boundaries, and makes it easy to monitor and regulate everything the network and its users are doing.

    True Enterprise Readiness

    The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series meets the enterprise requirements for massive scalability and effcient management across distributed networks. Integrated WAN optimization and dedicated centralized management appliances enable organizations to increase system availability while keeping administrative time and operation costs low.

    "Recently I tried one of these dedicated products to protect of advanced persistent threats. After one month of extensive monitoring it turned out that our Barracuda NextGen Firewall F protects our infrastructures so well, that we can continue to focus on actual business problems. Having chosen the right firewall still saves us money and time every day."
    Chief Information Officer, Union of Turkish Bar Associations
  • F-Series

    Many Configurations to Choose From

    If you would like to speak to someone about which model is right for your organization, please do not hesitate to contact us.

      F18 F80 F180 F280 F380
    Firewall Throughput 1.0 Gbps 1.35 Gbps 1.65 Gbps 3.0 Gbps 3. Gbps
    VPN Throughput 190 Mbps 240 Mbps 300 Mbps 1.0 Gbps 1.2 Gbps
    IPS Throughput 400 Mbps 500 Mbps 600 Mbps 1.0 Gbps 1.4 Gbps
    Concurrent Sessions 80,000 80,000 100,000 250,000 400,000
    New Sessions per Second 8,000 8,000 9,000 10,000 15,000
    Hardware          
    Form Factor Desktop Desktop Desktop Desktop 1U Rack Mount
    Dimensions (in) 10.8 x 6.4 x 1.7 10.8 x 6.4 x 1.7 14.9 x 6.4 x 1.7 14.9 x 6.4 x 1.7 16.9 x 13.0 x 1.7
    Dimensions (cm) 27.4 x 16.2 x 4.4 27.4 x 16.2 x 4.4 37.8 x 16.2 x 4.4 37.8 x 16.2 x 4.4 42.25 x 32.5 x 4.25
    Weight (lbs) 3.1 3.1 4.9 4.9 13.0
    Weight (kg) 1.4 1.4 2.2 2.2 5.9
    Copper Ethernet NICs 4x1GbE 4x1GbE 6x1GbE 6x1GbE 8x1 GbE
    1 GbE Fiber NICs (SFP)          
    10 GbE Fiber NICs (SFP+)          
    Max Storage 30 GB 30 GB 80 Gb 80 Gb 80 Gb
    Power Supply Single, External Single, External Single, External Single, External Single
    integrated Switch       8-port  
    Integrated Wi-Fi Access Point   yes yes yes  
    Features          
    Firewall yes yes yes yes yes
    Application Control yes yes yes yes yes
    IPS yes yes yes yes yes
    Dynamic Routing yes yes yes yes yes
    App-Based Provider Selection yes yes yes yes yes
    VPN yes yes yes yes yes
    SSL Interception yes yes yes yes yes
    WAN Optimization yes yes yes yes yes
    Web Security Gateway yes yes yes yes yes
    Spam Filter     yes yes yes
    Mail Gateway     yes yes yes
    Malware Protection optional optional optional optional optional
    Advanced Threat Detection optional optional optional optional optional
    Premium Remote Access   optional optional optional optional
    Model Comparison F400 F600 F800 F900
     CAPACITY* F400 F600 F800 F900
     Firewall throughput (Gbps)* 1.3 4.5 11.0 20.0
     VPN throughput (Mbps)** 427 487 1,437 2,886
     Concurrent sessions 300,000 300,000 500,000 1,000,000
     Web Security recommended users 100 250 1000 2000
    HARDWARE
     Form factor 1U rack mount 1U rack mount 1U rack mount 2U rack mount
     Dimensions (in.) 1.7x16.8x14 1.7x16.8x15.6 1.7x17.0x20.5 3.5x17.4x26.0
     Dimensions (cm.) 4.3x42.7x35.6 4.4x42.6x39.6 4.4x43.1x52.0 8.8x44.2x66.0
     Weight (lbs. /kg.) 12/5.4 18.7/8.5 28.6/13 39.6/18
     Copper Ethernet NICs 6x 1GbE + 1x 10/100 10x1GbE 8/16x1GbE 0/24x1GbE+1 10/100
     1Gb Fiber SFP NICs (std / max) - - 0/4 0/12
     10Gb Fiber SFP+ NICs (std/max) - - 0/2 0/6
     Max Power Draw (Amps) 1.4 5 5 5
     Power supply Single, internal Single, internal Single, internal Single, internal
     Integrated Wi-Fi access point - - - -
     3G USB Modem Optional Optional Optional Optional
    Features
     Firewall Yes Yes Yes Yes
     IPS Yes Yes Yes Yes
     IPsec VPN Yes Yes Yes Yes
     Traffic Intelligence Yes Yes Yes Yes
     Layer 7 Application Profiling Yes Yes Yes Yes
     Spam Filter Yes Yes Yes Yes
     NG Web Filter Optional Optional Optional Optional
     NG Malware Protection Optional Optional Optional Optional
     NG SSL VPN and NAC Optional Optional Optional Optional
     NG Secure Web Proxy - Optional Optional Optional
    • US 1.0- * Firewall performance tested with large packets
    • ** VPN Throughput using AES128, NOHASH
    • *** Recommended Users depends on environment and selected options. Specifications subject to change without notice.
    • Virtual appliance models are also available in 25, 50, 100, 250, 500 and 1000 user levels. Contact us for details
  • Virtual

      VF10 VF25 VF50 VF100 VF250 VF500 VF1000 VF2000 VF4000 VF8000
    Number of IP's 10 25 50 100 250 500 Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
    Number of CPU Cores Allowed 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 8 16
    Firewall yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    Application Control yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    IPS yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    Dynamic Routing yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    App-Based Provider Selection yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    VPN yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    SSL Interception yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    WAN Optimization yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
    Web Security Gateway   optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional
    Malware Protection   optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional
    Advanced Threat Detection   optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional
    Premium Remote Access   optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional optional
  • Azure

      Level 2 Level 4 Level 6 Level 8
    Container Size Small Medium Large Extra Large
    Virtual Cores 1 2 4 8
    License Type BYOL, PAYG BYOL, PAYG BYOL, PAYG BYOL, PAYG
    Firewall yes yes yes yes
    Application Control yes yes yes yes
    IPS yes yes yes yes
    VPN (Site-to-Site and Client-to-Site) yes yes yes yes
    SSL Interception yes yes yes yes
    WAN Optimization yes yes yes yes
    Malware Protection optional optional optional optional
    Advanced Threat Detection optional optional optional optional
    Premium Remote Access     yes yes
  • AWS

      Level 2 Level 4 Level 6 Level 8
    Container Size m3.medium m3.large, c4.large m3.xlarge, c4.xlarge m3.2xlarge
    Virtual Cores 1 2 4 8
    Max Number of Interfaces 2 2 4 4
    License Type BYOL BYOL BYOL BYOL
    Firewall yes yes yes yes
    Application Control yes yes yes yes
    IPS yes yes yes yes
    VPN (Site-to-Site and Client-to-Site) yes yes yes yes
    SSL Interception yes yes yes yes
    WAN Optimization yes yes yes yes
    Premium Remote Access optional optional optional optional
    Malware Protection optional optional optional optional
    Advanced Threat Detection optional optional optional optional
    Premium Remote Access     yes yes
  • Google Cloud Platform

      Level 2 Level 4 Level 6 Level 8
    Virtual Cores 1 2 4 8
    License Type BYOL BYOL BYOL BYOL
    Firewall yes yes yes yes
    Application Control yes yes yes yes
    SSL Inspection yes yes yes yes
    Intrusion Prevention yes yes yes yes
    Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited
    Client-to-Site VPN Tunnels unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited
    SSL VPN Portal yes yes yes yes
    CudaLaunch Portal optional optional optional optional
    Malware Protection optional optional optional optional
    Advanced Threat Detection/Sandboxing optional optional optional optional
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  • FAQs

    Is there a version of Barracuda NextGen Firewall X-Series available to be installed in virtualized environments?

    As the NextGen Firewall X-Series is designed to provide easy-to-configure, cost-effective and quick-to-deploy perimeter protection of your network, it's only available as a hardware unit at this point.

Choosing Your NG Firewall is Easy

Our team of technical sales professionals are able to help you source the right Next Gen Firewall for your organization, whether it's physical, virtual or in the cloud. The basic process is:

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Select the unit that suits your organization's needs.

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Pre-sales training & advice from our experts.

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Physical units are delivered as soon as possible.

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Installation advice & post-install training available.

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