Barracuda Security and Storage Solutions Simplify and Secure IT for EDU Customers

CAMPBELL, CA – December 16, 2014 — / — Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA),

Press Release Highlights:

  • Barracuda Copy, Barracuda SignNow and Barracuda Firewall receive Excellence Awards from Tech & Learning magazine in the New Product category.
  • Barracuda Backup, Barracuda Message Archiver, Barracuda Spam Firewall and Barracuda Web Filter receive Excellence Awards from Tech & Learning magazine in the Best Upgraded Product category.
  • Barracuda security and storage solutions can solve IT challenges for schools. To learn more about Barracuda’s EDU solutions, please visit:

Barracuda Solutions for Education
Barracuda solutions help schools protect students, networks and data without letting IT get in the way of learning. This includes solutions that provide schools with backup and disaster recovery, mobile security, email management and security,  bandwidth management and malware protection. With solutions like the Barracuda Web Filter, schools gain the necessary features to monitor and control social media traffic to help prevent abuse and breaches.

“Barracuda’s security and storage solutions have proven to be a valuable addition to our school network by making it simple to solve problems like spam traffic and meeting email compliance needs,” said Lance Portwood, Network Administrator, Columbus Independent School District. “Our Barracuda Spam Firewall has blocked well over 20 million spam messages, the Barracuda Message Archiver reduces email storage and simplifies compliance, and our Barracuda Web Filter keeps our students and teachers safe from web threats – I couldn’t imagine operating the network without them because Barracuda solutions just work.”

Tech & Learning’s 2014 Awards of Excellence program winning selections include software and web-based products, as well as hardware and AV tools. Among the high-quality offerings being honored are resources addressing management, safety, communication, differentiated learning, assessment, and other key areas in education.

“Once again this year our judges had the pleasurable duty to evaluate more than 150 edtech products,” says Tech & Learning Content Director Kevin Hogan. “Each is put through the proverbial wringer: How well does it work in the classroom environment? How easy is it for students and teacher to use? And, most importantly, how effective is it in improving learning? Not a simple task. Congratulations to all of the winners.”

VIDEO: Customer Spotlight | Southfield Public Schools – Barracuda Web Filter –

CASE STUDY: Technical High School System Gets Integrated, Easy-to-Manage Security –

About Barracuda Networks, Inc. (NYSE: CUDA)
Barracuda provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. These powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud, and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security. For additional information, please visit

Barracuda, Barracuda Networks, and the Barracuda Networks logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Barracuda Networks, Inc. in the U.S. or other regions.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the functionality and performance of Barracuda products, and benefits to education customers. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements because they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are, in some cases, beyond the Company’s control and that could cause the Company’s results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Factors that could materially affect the Company’s business and financial results include, but are not limited to customer response to the Company’s products, as well as those factors set forth in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update the forward-looking information to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date of this press release.

Jonelle Hester
Barracuda Networks Inc.

Jesse Kimbrel
Barracuda Networks Inc.

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