CF Systems Meet the Partners – Watchguard

Welcome to the first of an occasional series of articles for the CF Systems website where we look at some of the partner businesses that we recommend and work with. All of our partners have been through a rigorous selection and verification process by our team, so we hope that this series might be useful to businesses looking at technology choices, whether this be independently or through CF Systems.


For over 20 years, WatchGuard has been a pioneer in developing cutting-edge cyber security technology and delivering it as an easy-to-deploy and easy-to-manage solution. With industry-leading network security, secmulti-factor authentication, advanced endpoint security and network intelligence products and services, WatchGuard enables more than 250,000 customers from around the globe to protect their most important assets in a world where the cyber security landscape is constantly evolving with new threats emerging on a daily basis.


CF Systems work closely with Watchguard in a number of areas and are proud to be officially certified Gold partners. We use Watchguards class leading Firebox technology to ensure that our clients are protected against cyber threats with technology that is robust, affordable and simpe to deploy and use.

All of WatchGuard’s security services are delivered as an integrated solution within an easy-to-manage and cost-effective Firebox appliance. With WatchGuard, you never have to choose between security and performance. Each Firebox appliance is ready to deliver the full portfolio of security services, along with a suite of management and visibility tools to keep you ahead of the rapidly evolving threat landscape. As new technologies are made available, with the facility to easily upgrade software to incorporate the latest offerings.


Protecting your users and network has never been so important as in these times when almost every business has users working remotely. The average Firebox blocked over 2,100 malware variants in 2019, nearly 40% of which were classified as zero day, or completely undetectable by signatures.

Watchguard can help ensure the integrity of your company network, systems and data even when devices being used to access it don’t belong to your business. Watchguard Multi Factor authentication technology ensures that you minimise the risk to your business from lost devices, stolen or cracked passwords through a simple mobile phone application.

If you’d like more detail on how Watchguard and CF Systems can help keep your business secure, please get in touch.