Company Overview of WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. manufactures network security products. The company offers firewall appliances, such as packet filtering, intrusion prevention, application control, data loss prevention, and advanced persistent threat blockers; unified threat management products, including gateway antivirus, spamBlocker, WebBlocker, LiveSecurity, and reputation enabled defense solutions; Dimension, a threat intelligence platform that aggregates data from WatchGuard appliances across a customer's network and translates that data into threat intelligence; and other security products, such as secure wireless, secure email gateway, and virtual solutions. It serves education, energy, financial servi...
505 Fifth Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98104
Founded in 1996
Key Executives for WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer and Director
Senior Vice President of Customer Services & Support
Senior Vice President of Product Management
Senior Vice President of Engineering
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.
WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. Key Developments
WatchGuard Technologies Announces New Access Point Brings Secure, High-Performance Wi-Fi Outdoors
Apr 20 17
WatchGuard Technologies announced the AP322, a new high-performance cloud-ready outdoor access point (AP). Sporting a ruggedized IP67 enclosure with 3x3 MIMO and 802.11ac support, it extends the benefits of WatchGuard'sWi-Fi Cloud to the raw outdoors and is perfect for stadiums, schools, open-air cafes and malls, hotel pool areas and more. In any environment, organizations can now leverage the simplicity and scalability of WatchGuard APs combined with a powerful cloud-based security solution. The WatchGuard AP322 delivers dual concurrent 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz band radios, with data rates up to 1.3 Gbps and 450 Mbps, respectively. This high-speed connection delivers faster downloads and more responsive Internet performance. With three spatial streams per radio (3x3 MIMO), it also offers greater bandwidth and performance for large user groups simultaneously accessing the service. Two gigabit Ethernet ports allow an additional AP to be added for extended service, and support for PoE+ offers easy installation and flexibility.
WatchGuard Technologies Announces the Findings of Its Inaugural Quarterly Internet Security Report
Mar 30 17
The Museum of Flight Deploys WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud
Dec 15 16
WatchGuard Technologies announced that The Museum of Flight has deployed WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud along with several WatchGuard firewall appliances. With limited IT staff, resources and budget, the museum turned to WatchGuard to improve the reliability and security of its Wi-Fi offerings for 250 employees,1,000 volunteers and 500,000 yearly patrons. To fix these problems, the Museum of Flight deployed WatchGuard AP120 Access Points (APs) along with WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud management services and Dimension™ network visibility and reporting services. The Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS) built into these cloud-managed APs protects the museum from wireless threats with a false positive rate of nearly zero. The museum also installed WatchGuard's Firebox® M500 and M300 firewalls, giving them enterprise-grade protection.
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