Barracuda Networks Named As Tech Innovator By CRN

Posted Nov 14, 2013

Barracuda Networks Inc (NYSE:CUDA), a cloud-connected security and storage company, has announced that they were named a 2013 Tech Innovator by CRN.  Every year, CRN Test Center editors review hundreds of products to determine the winners of the annual Tech Innovator Awards. Barracuda Networks Inc (NYSE:CUDA) has won in the virtualization category for the Barracuda Backup with Cloud LiveBoot for VMware.

“Barracuda Backup with Cloud LiveBoot lets customers quickly spin up VMs directly from deduplicated storage if their local primary storage goes down, providing rapid recovery,” stated Rod Mathews, GM Storage at Barracuda Networks Inc (NYSE:CUDA). “We appreciate the recognition from CRN for Cloud LiveBoot as an innovative virtualization technology.”

Barracuda Backup with Cloud LiveBoot for VMware lets customers boot VMware images in the cloud by pulling data directly from deduplicated storage.  Downtime is reduced and there is a speedy recovery using Barracuda Cloud LiveBoot for VMware.  Customers are provided with testing the validity of backups, doing granular restores, and testing applications outside of their production environments.