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  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    WatchGuard Acquisition Scales With Museum of Contemporary Art Redevelopment

    Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Sydney is the only museum in Australia dedicated to exhibiting, interpreting and collecting contemporary art from across Australia and around the world. Securely protecting the MCA's IT infrastructure was the task for them. They wanted new visual technologies to be deployed, while the highest...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Addressing Malware Attacks With a Single Click

    AMS Baeshen is a major player in the Saudi Arabian food and drink market. They had a consistent problem with vicious malware attacks, especially from branch offices. This resulted in downtime and reduced bandwidth, which in turn meant lower productivity and profitability. WatchGuard proposed the complete suite of WatchGuard Extensible...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Propelling Secured Performance 24/7 Across the Globe

    Berg Propulsion is one of the world's leading designers of propellers used for industrial and merchant shipping, with sales and service offices from Istanbul to Rio de Janeiro. To keep operations running smoothly around the world, Berg needed a new security system that could ensure maximum network uptime and keep...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Stonetree Network Solutions Partners With WatchGuard for a New Brand of Customer-Focused Service

    Stonetree was built on the commitment to deliver enterprise-class IT services to SMBs for a fraction of what it would cost them to run comparable services in-house. In order to provide the highest level of quality to clients, Stonetree needed to assemble "The best of the best" in network technologies...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2010

    Global Education Network Relies on WatchGuard to Connect Securely

    SABIS is a global education management organization. This vast and growing network of schools needed reliable and secure VPN connectivity, flexible web content filtering, and strong intrusion prevention to protect confidential student data. WatchGuard introduces Unified Threat Management (UTM) solution to them. The introduction of WatchGuard Unified Threat Management securely...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    WatchGuard Solutions Leave Nothing to Chance

    The LVCVA is best-known for its high-profile advertising campaigns, but the authority does much more behind the scenes. For perimeter protection and web content filtering, the LVCVA had been using SteelGate firewalls and Barracuda web filtering devices. They had redundant pairs, but the setup lacked automated failover capability and was...

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  • Case Studies // May 2010

    24x7 Connection Safeguards Citizens, Keeps Government Running

    Protecting 35,000 citizens on a tight budget - that's the reality that Monroe Township, New Jersey, faces. This meant they needed to supply a fully available, 24x7 Internet/VPN connection for the chief of police, his staff and rest of the local police administration. The eMazzanti team installed a WatchGuard Firebox...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Fortune 200 Firm Achieves Global Email Protection

    Eaton Corporation, a premier industrial manufacturer, is an industry leader in diversified power management and ranks in the Fortune 200. All of Eaton's worldwide email - inbound and outbound - passes through a cluster of redundant data centers. Behind, a Microsoft Exchange Server environment handles approximately 45,000 separate email accounts...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Radiant Systems Finds Fast ROI With WatchGuard

    Radiant Systems is a business leader in the point of sale technology industry, providing innovative, easy to use technology to retail and hospitality businesses of all sizes. Radiant Systems has been growing steadily over recent years and needed a security solution that would grow with them while providing their customers...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Helping the Red Cross Keep Crisis at Bay

    The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization run by volunteers, providing relief to victims of disaster and helping people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Due to the type of service provided, the Twin Cities chapter of the Red Cross needed an incredibly reliable network infrastructure with an...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Schools Give High Grades for Performance and Web Safety

    Located in Sussex County, New Jersey, Andover Regional School District serves approximately 750 students in grades K through 8. The district was suffering from an Internet bottleneck. With 350 computers across two school campuses and the business offices, there was contention for bandwidth - especially when multiple classrooms were pulling...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    When Pressing the Send Button Results in Compliance Violations

    Off late electronic age, organizations are relying not only on traditional communication vehicles such as email, but also real-time web-based communications tools to share information internally, as well as with external parties. As electronic communications tools have become the most prevalent tool for communication and collaboration by businesses and government...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    ActiveSync Configuration for WatchGuard SSL 100

    With ActiveSync, users get push functionality to keep email, calendar, tasks, and contacts up to date on a mobile device. It is possible to securely run ActiveSync over SSL through the WatchGuard SSL 100 appliance without having to install or start the Access Client on the mobile devices. To sync...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Eye Centers Focus on HIPAA Compliance

    Midwest Eye Consultants, PC (MWEC) operate 22 primary care offices, three surgical facilities, an optical lab, and a nursing home division throughout Indiana. "They had a couple occurrences a month where people thought they were doing MWEC a favor by installing an antivirus program, not realizing the program was malware....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    PCI Requirements Mapping: BorderWare Security Platform Secure Content & Threat Management Platform

    In a business environment where daily media reports of consumer data loss are on the rise and PCI compliance audits are placing increasing pressure on organizations to implement tools and strategies for data loss prevention, businesses can no longer afford to ignore data security. According to The Ponemon Institute, the...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Sports-Accessory Firm Connects, Protects

    With a unique line of sports accessories that allow fans to "Wear the game," GameWear has achieved remarkable growth in the highly competitive market for team-logo merchandise. GameWear was poised for fast-track growth but needed to improve its ability to share information and communicate. Cerullo, CEO of GameWear turned to...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Oil and Gas Business Solutions Company Has a Direct Pipeline to Their Customers

    WellPoint Systems is a leading supplier of business information solutions to mid-tier oil and gas companies. Nicholas Connor, Information Technology Manager at WellPoint Systems, Inc., explains the situation, "They need reliable VPN connectivity back to the BOLO server so that their consultants and customer care groups can support a customer's...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Convenience Stores Achieve Quick & Easy PCI Compliance

    Garb-Ko, Inc. franchises and operates more than 90 7-Eleven convenience stores in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Garb-Ko desperately needed to replace an aging dial-up system that connected its stores. "One can imagine, on dial-up, half the time it wouldn't work. It could be anything: the wiring, the weather outside??? they...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Major Healthcare Organization Improves the Health of Its Network

    North Lincolnshire Primary Care Trust (PCT) and North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus (CTP) includes two major hospitals and 58 General Practitioner offices. Northern Lincolnshire Trust recognized that it needed a cost-effective network security solution that would secure patient data and provide safe mobile access to employees. WatchGuard devices were...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Pharmaceutical Wholesaler Securely Connects With 125 Retail Outlets

    The medical, pharmaceutical, and disability products wholesaler and distributor Escapo, founded in Mechelen, Belgium in 1964, supplies products to pharmacies, medical retailers, and hospitals. "It's essential that they offer their customers a secure network environment, first and foremost to safeguard sensitive patient information, but also to keep the total cost...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    UTM Solution Selected for Price, Performance, and Reliability

    The Korean Standards Association (KSA) has built its vast expertise over the past 45 years in the fields of standards, ISO certification, and international cooperation through surveys, research, and training related to industrial standardization and quality management. The introduction of an ERP system, in particular, required a network security product...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    End-to-End Security for Energy Giant

    E.ON is Europe's largest privately-owned energy company, servicing 35 million customers in Europe. As a result, the company started to look for a network solution that would guarantee and optimize communications between the head office in Herlev near Copenhagen and each of the individual plants. E.ON's security solution from WatchGuard...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Extending Robust UTM Protection to the Edges of the Network

    Tollways Management Corporation (TMC) operates and maintains the longest expressway in the Philippines - the North Luzon EXpressway (NLEX). Even before TMC commenced managing NLEX operations in February 2005, the company recognized the need to upgrade the security and capacity of its existing firewall. TMC decided to install WatchGuard Firebox...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Simplifying Network Infrastructure and Reducing Costs

    M2R Technology Group, based in West Chester, Ohio, is a computer network engineering company that offers IT planning, management, and support services. This lack of standardization made the network difficult to monitor and keep up to date. In addition, SRTG was finding it difficult - and expensive - to enlarge...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Countywide Government Network Stays Secure With WatchGuard Solution

    The Goshen County government operates one of the most advanced networks in the state of Wyoming. As the Goshen County government network has grown, so has the need for enhanced security to protect mission-critical services and government information. After consulting with WatchGuard Technologies about Goshen County's security needs, Goshen County...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Lock Manufacturer Protects Its Network Against Internet Intrusions

    InstaKey is a physical security company with an innovative, patented product and critical secrets to protect. They needed solid network security because of their government contracts, and the regulations that go along with them." "They had a couple of Cisco PIX firewalls that just did not have the failover they...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Reliable VoIP Delivery Calls for High-Powered Solution

    The Washington, D.C.-based real estate company develops, owns, and manages approximately a dozen commercial properties. The key problem facing Blake was maintaining reliable, secure virtual network connections between their widespread locations. They immediately placed orders for more WatchGuard Fireboxes, including a Firebox Edge X20e with extra capacity to handle the...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Quickly Configured VPNs Facilitate Rapid Retail Expansion

    The Flexicom has earned Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer status, expanded throughout Ohio, and established operations in states as far away as Florida and Nevada. They want to develop a 'Store in a box' from an IT perspective, where they can actually ship a whole store in one skid, ready to...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Secure Networks Help Diadora Maintain Excellence

    Diadora was established in 1948 as a small workshop making climbing boots, and soon earned a reputation for excellence in the Italian market. It also needed to upgrade its firewall, which was no longer keeping pace with its expanding corporate network. Diadora installed one Firebox X 500 appliance and two...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Efficient, Intuitive, and Cost-Effective: WatchGuard Secures Binh Duong Post Office

    Binh Duong Post Office (BDPO) provides postal, fixed and mobile telephony, and internet and data communication services to the majority of businesses and residences in Binh Duong province. They plans to develop a world-class national information communications infrastructure, using optical, broadband, and satellite access across the country. BDPO, with its...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Retailer Protects Bottom Line With VPN

    As a not-for-profit retailer, Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. needs to wring high efficiency from a tight IT budget. "They needed to communicate better. Initially, the stores didn't even have PCs. It was fax machines and phone calls. They needed to get to data feeds, online forms and emails....

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Firewall/VPN Plays Leading Role in DVD Kiosks

    An innovator in the DVD rental business, e-Play, LLC operates in an especially challenging and demanding security environment. The challenges of securing and connecting the e-Play kiosks are multiple and diverse - PCI compliance; connection over multiple types of wireless networks, including 3G cellular uplinks; extremes of temperature encountered in...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Trouble-Free Network Security Gives Business Just the Edge It Needs

    The International Bearings Group of Companies was established in 1971 as a distributor of bearings and related products. International Bearings began an extensive search to evaluate options for a stable and secure network that would be easy to use and scalable. The company had relied on intuitive network security solutions...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Vault-Like Protection for 200 Financial Services Locations

    Southern Management Corporation operates more than 200 financial services branches across six states. When they arrived on the scene, they inherited a Symantec firewall and branch offices protected with basic SOHO-class routers. Reliability in the branches was sporadic. "The Internet was constantly dropping". So they began looking into a new...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Network Security From WatchGuard Makes Big Splash at Piscines Desjoyaux

    IT systems at Desjoyaux included Windows Active Directory domain and file servers, and Lotus messaging servers. The cost/performance ratio was no longer satisfactory, while the setup failed to meet the company's growing security requirements. "Desjoyaux chose WatchGuard for the quality of its products and the commitment of its team?. "WatchGuard...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Connections & Compliance: Retailer Finds Perfect Fit

    EMazzanti Technologies constantly adding and removing products, updating colors, uploading new images, and changing prices based on vendor promotions and what their competitors are doing. "It's an all-day job." If their Internet connection goes down, it's a problem. With their old firewall, from time to time, their Internet connection would...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Network Security & Compliance: How They Drive Quality of Care

    This paper examines events that are driving the demand for increased security of Protected Health Information (PHI) within the healthcare industry. In it, it reviews new laws, enhanced HIPAA mandates, increased enforcement activities, and new security guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). It also describes how...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Practical Advantages of Fireware XTM for Hands-On IT Administrators

    This paper is written for IT professionals currently comparing the merits of various network security appliances. If the notion of firewalls being commodities was ever true, it certainly is not now. In this era of Unified Threat Management (UTM) devices, firewalling is just one aspect of a multi-faceted perimeter defense...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    SSL VPN Grows Up: Time to Demand More From Your Next SSL VPN

    Years ago, businesses started turning to SSL VPNs to reduce the cost and complexity of remote access. Early SSL VPNs focused on relieving IT pain associated with IPSec VPN clients, using web browsers to help more remote workers reach common business applications. This value proposition prompted many companies to rethink...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    The Target on Your Network Is Growing: Securing Your Network During an Economic Downturn

    On the long walk back to office, trying to assess how this is going to affect, or possibly devastate IT organization. Capital purchases will need to be delayed, one needs to stay on older software platforms longer - headcount may be reduced. Reeling from these painful realizations, it's all too...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Convenience Stores Achieve Quick & Easy PCI Compliance

    Garb-Ko, Inc. franchises and operates more than 90 7-Eleven convenience stores in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Garb-Ko desperately needed to replace an aging dial-up system that connected its stores. "One can imagine, on dial-up, half the time it wouldn't work. It could be anything: the wiring, the weather outside??? they...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Major Healthcare Organization Improves the Health of Its Network

    North Lincolnshire Primary Care Trust (PCT) and North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus (CTP) includes two major hospitals and 58 General Practitioner offices. Northern Lincolnshire Trust recognized that it needed a cost-effective network security solution that would secure patient data and provide safe mobile access to employees. WatchGuard devices were...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Pharmaceutical Wholesaler Securely Connects With 125 Retail Outlets

    The medical, pharmaceutical, and disability products wholesaler and distributor Escapo, founded in Mechelen, Belgium in 1964, supplies products to pharmacies, medical retailers, and hospitals. "It's essential that they offer their customers a secure network environment, first and foremost to safeguard sensitive patient information, but also to keep the total cost...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    UTM Solution Selected for Price, Performance, and Reliability

    The Korean Standards Association (KSA) has built its vast expertise over the past 45 years in the fields of standards, ISO certification, and international cooperation through surveys, research, and training related to industrial standardization and quality management. The introduction of an ERP system, in particular, required a network security product...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    End-to-End Security for Energy Giant

    E.ON is Europe's largest privately-owned energy company, servicing 35 million customers in Europe. As a result, the company started to look for a network solution that would guarantee and optimize communications between the head office in Herlev near Copenhagen and each of the individual plants. E.ON's security solution from WatchGuard...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Extending Robust UTM Protection to the Edges of the Network

    Tollways Management Corporation (TMC) operates and maintains the longest expressway in the Philippines - the North Luzon EXpressway (NLEX). Even before TMC commenced managing NLEX operations in February 2005, the company recognized the need to upgrade the security and capacity of its existing firewall. TMC decided to install WatchGuard Firebox...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Simplifying Network Infrastructure and Reducing Costs

    M2R Technology Group, based in West Chester, Ohio, is a computer network engineering company that offers IT planning, management, and support services. This lack of standardization made the network difficult to monitor and keep up to date. In addition, SRTG was finding it difficult - and expensive - to enlarge...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Countywide Government Network Stays Secure With WatchGuard Solution

    The Goshen County government operates one of the most advanced networks in the state of Wyoming. As the Goshen County government network has grown, so has the need for enhanced security to protect mission-critical services and government information. After consulting with WatchGuard Technologies about Goshen County's security needs, Goshen County...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Lock Manufacturer Protects Its Network Against Internet Intrusions

    InstaKey is a physical security company with an innovative, patented product and critical secrets to protect. They needed solid network security because of their government contracts, and the regulations that go along with them." "They had a couple of Cisco PIX firewalls that just did not have the failover they...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Connections & Compliance: Retailer Finds Perfect Fit

    EMazzanti Technologies constantly adding and removing products, updating colors, uploading new images, and changing prices based on vendor promotions and what their competitors are doing. "It's an all-day job." If their Internet connection goes down, it's a problem. With their old firewall, from time to time, their Internet connection would...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Oil and Gas Business Solutions Company Has a Direct Pipeline to Their Customers

    WellPoint Systems is a leading supplier of business information solutions to mid-tier oil and gas companies. Nicholas Connor, Information Technology Manager at WellPoint Systems, Inc., explains the situation, "They need reliable VPN connectivity back to the BOLO server so that their consultants and customer care groups can support a customer's...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Sports-Accessory Firm Connects, Protects

    With a unique line of sports accessories that allow fans to "Wear the game," GameWear has achieved remarkable growth in the highly competitive market for team-logo merchandise. GameWear was poised for fast-track growth but needed to improve its ability to share information and communicate. Cerullo, CEO of GameWear turned to...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Eye Centers Focus on HIPAA Compliance

    Midwest Eye Consultants, PC (MWEC) operate 22 primary care offices, three surgical facilities, an optical lab, and a nursing home division throughout Indiana. "They had a couple occurrences a month where people thought they were doing MWEC a favor by installing an antivirus program, not realizing the program was malware....

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Fortune 200 Firm Achieves Global Email Protection

    Eaton Corporation, a premier industrial manufacturer, is an industry leader in diversified power management and ranks in the Fortune 200. All of Eaton's worldwide email - inbound and outbound - passes through a cluster of redundant data centers. Behind, a Microsoft Exchange Server environment handles approximately 45,000 separate email accounts...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2009

    SSL VPN Grows Up: Time to Demand More From Your Next SSL VPN

    Years ago, businesses started turning to SSL VPNs to reduce the cost and complexity of remote access. Early SSL VPNs focused on relieving IT pain associated with IPSec VPN clients, using web browsers to help more remote workers reach common business applications. This value proposition prompted many companies to rethink...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2009

    The Target on Your Network Is Growing: Securing Your Network During an Economic Downturn

    On the long walk back to office, trying to assess how this is going to affect, or possibly devastate IT organization. Capital purchases will need to be delayed, one needs to stay on older software platforms longer - headcount may be reduced. Reeling from these painful realizations, it's all too...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Network Security Essentials for Your New Small Business

    The reason: sloppy data security can take one out of business, fast. In fact, the US Department of Labor has warned that 93% of businesses that suffer a significant data loss go out of business within five years. Further reasons network security deserves your full attention. The data that think...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Finding Value in a Turbulent Economy With PCI DSS

    The list of merchants that have experienced a breach in the security of credit card data continues to grow.1 The frequency of these data loss events, mounting financial losses, and systemic fear created among consumers are driving a new awareness of the relevance and importance of the Payment Card Industry...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    How WatchGuard Could Have Saved Hannaford and TJX Money: Real-World ROI Calculations for Retail Network Security Solutions

    Is there a financial Return On Investment (ROI) from purchasing network security technology to guard retail computer network? As a network administrator, one want strong security measures in order to keep business's valuable data safe, and to guard customer's Personally Identifiable Information (PII) in compliance with PCI DSS and other...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Top 10 Threats to SME Data Security: (and What to Do About Them)

    All of the attack vectors are well-known to security professionals. Mature processes, techniques, and technologies are available to help one defend against them. Although on some days it might feel like the bad guys are winning, through diligence and persistent effort, one can harden network against attacks. Thousands of network...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    When Corporate Network Safety Starts at Employees' Homes: Protecting Your Network From Home Wireless Hackers

    While there is no guarantee for 100% hacker-free security, the "SAFE WIFI" practices package some of the best security that is commonly available with today's commercial products, to make home wireless network a less attractive target for criminals. However, this is a rapidly changing environment, and one will want to...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    When Pressing the Send Button Results in Compliance Violations

    Off late electronic age, organizations are relying not only on traditional communication vehicles such as email, but also real-time web-based communications tools to share information internally, as well as with external parties. As electronic communications tools have become the most prevalent tool for communication and collaboration by businesses and government...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    WatchGuard WFS to Fireware Pro Migration Guide

    This guide is written for users who have Firebox X Core devices running WFS appliance software and want to migrate to Fireware appliance software and take advantage of the new features and functionality available with Fireware. No automated migration tool is available at this time. Because of this, one must...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Addressing Malware Attacks With a Single Click

    AMS Baeshen is a major player in the Saudi Arabian food and drink market. They had a consistent problem with vicious malware attacks, especially from branch offices. This resulted in downtime and reduced bandwidth, which in turn meant lower productivity and profitability. WatchGuard proposed the complete suite of WatchGuard Extensible...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Dec 2010

    Global Education Network Relies on WatchGuard to Connect Securely

    SABIS is a global education management organization. This vast and growing network of schools needed reliable and secure VPN connectivity, flexible web content filtering, and strong intrusion prevention to protect confidential student data. WatchGuard introduces Unified Threat Management (UTM) solution to them. The introduction of WatchGuard Unified Threat Management securely...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Helping the Red Cross Keep Crisis at Bay

    The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization run by volunteers, providing relief to victims of disaster and helping people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Due to the type of service provided, the Twin Cities chapter of the Red Cross needed an incredibly reliable network infrastructure with an...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Reliable VoIP Delivery Calls for High-Powered Solution

    The Washington, D.C.-based real estate company develops, owns, and manages approximately a dozen commercial properties. The key problem facing Blake was maintaining reliable, secure virtual network connections between their widespread locations. They immediately placed orders for more WatchGuard Fireboxes, including a Firebox Edge X20e with extra capacity to handle the...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Quickly Configured VPNs Facilitate Rapid Retail Expansion

    The Flexicom has earned Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer status, expanded throughout Ohio, and established operations in states as far away as Florida and Nevada. They want to develop a 'Store in a box' from an IT perspective, where they can actually ship a whole store in one skid, ready to...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Secure Networks Help Diadora Maintain Excellence

    Diadora was established in 1948 as a small workshop making climbing boots, and soon earned a reputation for excellence in the Italian market. It also needed to upgrade its firewall, which was no longer keeping pace with its expanding corporate network. Diadora installed one Firebox X 500 appliance and two...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Aug 2011

    WatchGuard Acquisition Scales With Museum of Contemporary Art Redevelopment

    Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Sydney is the only museum in Australia dedicated to exhibiting, interpreting and collecting contemporary art from across Australia and around the world. Securely protecting the MCA's IT infrastructure was the task for them. They wanted new visual technologies to be deployed, while the highest...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Propelling Secured Performance 24/7 Across the Globe

    Berg Propulsion is one of the world's leading designers of propellers used for industrial and merchant shipping, with sales and service offices from Istanbul to Rio de Janeiro. To keep operations running smoothly around the world, Berg needed a new security system that could ensure maximum network uptime and keep...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Stonetree Network Solutions Partners With WatchGuard for a New Brand of Customer-Focused Service

    Stonetree was built on the commitment to deliver enterprise-class IT services to SMBs for a fraction of what it would cost them to run comparable services in-house. In order to provide the highest level of quality to clients, Stonetree needed to assemble "The best of the best" in network technologies...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Jul 2008

    WatchGuard eXtensible Threat Management: An overview of XTM

    Unified threat management (UTM) spawned a new era of IT security. The promise of these integrated security appliances proved to be an exceptional and efficient way of securing commercial networks. However, businesses today face an inflection point, dictated by changing market trends and new technologies that demand more of today's...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Security for the Retail Industry

    Companies accepting credit or debit cards in exchange for goods or services must already be compliant with the PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) requirements. Any merchant that does not comply with PCI DSS is at risk of extensive fines from Visa and other card brand companies. Retailers...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2008

    True Zero Day Protection: The Only Defense Against Evolving Security Threats

    Zero day attacks are a growing threat to corporate networks, because they pass undetected through conventional signature-based defenses. Many, if not most, systems are vulnerable to these attacks. The actual number of infections is staggering, and dealing with them burdens IT departments and impacts corporate bottom lines. The corporate losses...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Top 10 Threats to SME Data Security

    When it spotted an issue that could impact SMEs negatively, it alerted subscribers with email broadcasts. Because subscribers are time-constrained, over-worked IT professionals, it alerted only when it knows an attack is not merely feasible, but likely. This emphasis on business context and practicality makes service nearly unique. This approach...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    ActiveSync Configuration for WatchGuard SSL 100

    With ActiveSync, users get push functionality to keep email, calendar, tasks, and contacts up to date on a mobile device. It is possible to securely run ActiveSync over SSL through the WatchGuard SSL 100 appliance without having to install or start the Access Client on the mobile devices. To sync...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    PCI Requirements Mapping: BorderWare Security Platform Secure Content & Threat Management Platform

    In a business environment where daily media reports of consumer data loss are on the rise and PCI compliance audits are placing increasing pressure on organizations to implement tools and strategies for data loss prevention, businesses can no longer afford to ignore data security. According to The Ponemon Institute, the...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Network Security & Compliance: How They Drive Quality of Care

    This paper examines events that are driving the demand for increased security of Protected Health Information (PHI) within the healthcare industry. In it, it reviews new laws, enhanced HIPAA mandates, increased enforcement activities, and new security guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). It also describes how...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Practical Advantages of Fireware XTM for Hands-On IT Administrators

    This paper is written for IT professionals currently comparing the merits of various network security appliances. If the notion of firewalls being commodities was ever true, it certainly is not now. In this era of Unified Threat Management (UTM) devices, firewalling is just one aspect of a multi-faceted perimeter defense...

    Provided By WatchGuard Technologies