Barracuda Launches Cloud Suite for Microsoft Office 365
The Essentials for Office 365 cloud services suite is currently available and includes simple per-user licensing at $5 per user, per month or less.Cloud-connected storage and security solutions specialist Barracuda announced Essentials for Office 365, a suite of cloud services designed to help organizations expand on the security and data protection functionality in Office 365. Essentials combines three of Barracuda’s cloud technology solutions—Email Security Service, Cloud Archiving Service, and Cloud Backup—into a suite of cloud services with simple per-user licensing. Essentials for Office 365 is currently available and includes simple per-user licensing at $5 per user, per month or less. "We found that the environments most of our partners’ customers had created for on-premises Exchange deployments were more granular than the baseline environments offered in Office 365, so we saw an opportunity to enhance Microsoft Office 365 with a complementary solution that provided more granularity for email security, compliance and data continuity," Richard Turner, product marketing manager for Barracuda, told eWEEK.
The email security service extends security protection for Office 365 Exchange Online with additional granular controls, as well as multilayer security against email-borne threats and data leaks with encryption, data-loss protection and content inspection of all emails.