Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall vs. WatchGuard XCS

As of February 2019, Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall is ranked 5th in Messaging Security with 1 review vs WatchGuard XCS which is ranked 17th in Messaging Security. The top reviewer of Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall writes "We have evaluated more than eight products of known vendors, and out of eight, we decided on this one". Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall is most compared with Fortinet FortiMail, Proofpoint Email Protection and Cisco Email Security. WatchGuard XCS is most compared with Cisco Email Security, Fortinet FortiMail and Barracuda Spam and Virus Firewall.
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Overview

Barracuda Networks' Spam & Virus Firewall provides solid inbound and outbound email security functionality through a feature-rich appliance. This solution features protection from spam, phishing, spyware and viruses, along with email encryption and data leakage prevention policies to ensure that sensitive data is handled properly. For added scanning capabilities, the Spam & Virus Firewall can also be deployed in a hybrid configuration using Barracuda's Cloud Protection Layer.

WatchGuard's Extensible Content Security (XCS and XCSv) solutions offer defense-in-depth for email, web, and data loss prevention. With four physical appliances and four virtual editions to choose from, XCS and XCSv meet the messaging security requirements of businesses of all sizes, including solutions to protect the world’s most demanding email and web networks. XCS products are backed by LiveSecurity Service, a high value support and maintenance program.

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Evolution Recruitment Solutions, Evans Delivery Company, Osoyoos Credit Union, Synovis Life Technologies, Camden County Technical Schools, DEK, Evans Delivery Company, Colgate Rochester Crozer, Hemmera, South Carolina Heart Center, Ferma Corporation, Major League Baseball (MLB), Healy Brothers Automotive GroupAbertay University, Roland UK, Portsmouth Grammar School, Luca Pacioli Institute, Outwood Grange Academies Trust, Kensington Close Hotel, DRAGON-I, MicroSourcing

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