Compare Barracuda Load Balancer ADC vs. Citrix ADC

Barracuda Load Balancer ADC is ranked 15th in Application Delivery Controllers while Citrix ADC is ranked 2nd in Application Delivery Controllers with 18 reviews. Barracuda Load Balancer ADC is rated 0, while Citrix ADC is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Citrix ADC writes "Has the ability to turn on features without owning a license to test them out and use for a while ". Barracuda Load Balancer ADC is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, Kemp LoadMaster, HAProxy , SANGFOR Application Delivery and Fortinet FortiADC , whereas Citrix ADC is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, HAProxy , A10 Networks Thunder ADC, NGINX Plus and Akamai Ion.
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When compared to other solutions, the cost is high.Our licensing fees including technical support are approximately $3,500 USD.The licensing costs for this solution vary depending on which model is being used.Citrix NetScaler VPX is not the cheapest solution out there, but you get what you pay for.We have a yearly licencing fee, and there are no additional costs.Ninety day free trial makes it easy to try out this solution.Licensing is adequate. I wanted to have a more prominent license, but until I do they don't give enough support. The additional cost would be too much.NetScaler does the same thing as an F5 and it's cheaper.

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Also Known As
Barracuda Load BalancerNetScaler, Citrix NetScaler VPX
Barracuda Networks
Barracuda Load Balancer is ideal for organizations looking for a high-performance, yet cost-effective application delivery and security solution. With the broadest range of hardware and virtual models, Barracuda Load Balancer provides maximum flexibility for organizations looking to build highly secure and scalable application infrastructure, whether it's deployed on-premises or in the cloud.

Citrix ADC is an application delivery controller (ADC) that accelerates application performance, enhances application availability with advanced L4-7 load balancing, secures mission-critical apps from attacks and lowers server expenses by offloading computationally intensive tasks.

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Sample Customers
Fenwal Blood TechnologiesABB Schweiz, Aer Lingus, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Amnet Technology Solutions, Aramex International, Ascenty, Atos, Autodesk
Top Industries
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Comms Service Provider17%
Manufacturing Company17%
Financial Services Firm11%
Healthcare Company11%
Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider14%
Media Company7%
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