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Barracuda CloudGen Firewall

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Barracuda NG Firewall F380 Revision A

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Default Port Configuration

LabelOS NotationSpeed/TypeManagement Port
PORT1port110/100/1000 MBit RJ45X
PORT2port210/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT3port310/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT4port410/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT5port510/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT6port610/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT7port710/100/1000 MBit RJ45 
PORT8port810/100/1000 MBit RJ45 

Hardware Specifications

Opening your Barracuda Networks appliance or removing its warranty label unless instructed to do so by Barracuda Networks support will void your warranty and hardware support. Barracuda Networks Appliance Safety Instructions

CPUIntel Dual Core
Memory4 GB
Mass Storage80 GB SSD
Flash Disk-
LCD Module2 x 16 characters
USB2x USB 2.0
Form Factor1U rack mount
Dimensions (W/D/H)426 x 365 x 44 mm
16.8 x 14.5 x 1.7 in
Weight appliance6.5 kg / 14.3 lbs
Power SupplySingle, internal
Power Supply Input Voltage100 - 240V, AC
Poper Supply Output Voltage+5V, -5V, +12V, -12V, +3.3V, +5VSB, DC
Power Supply Voltage47 Hz - 63 Hz
Power Supply Watts200 W
Storage Temperature-20 °C to +75 °C
Operation Temperature0 °C to +40 °C
Relative Humidity10% - 90%, non-condensing
CertificationsCE, FCC Class A


The hardware configuration list in Table 1 was valid at the time this manual was published. The listed components are subject to change at any time, as Barracuda Networks may change hardware components due to technological advancements. Therefore, the list may not reflect the current hardware configuration of the Barracuda Networks NG Firewall or NG Control Center appliance it was delivered with.

Status LEDs and Acoustic Signals

Your appliance is equipped with a variety of LEDs and acoustic signals. On the front of the Barracuda NG Firewall F280 are 4 LEDs indicating connected network port link connections, one power LED, and one disc LED. On the back side of the unit is a power button with included LED.

ColorGlowing StateMeaning
All LEDsOff

Appliance is powered off or installation has not initialized far enough for LED control when installation is started.

Power LED on the front is green

SteadyUnit is plugged in and powered on
Disc LED on the front is yellowBlinkingUnit is reading/writing to the storage system
Port LED on the front is green


Port is in use (Data transfer)
Port LED on the back

Left blinking

Right steady

Port is in use (Data transfer)

Port is on

Acoustic SignalFrequencyMeaning Installation
Beep1 time

Unit starts booting

Beep3 timesInstallation is completed successfully and appliance is halted for reboot. After reboot, one beep indicates booting.

Serial Console Port

In order to establish a console connection to the appliance using a serial cable (RJ45), you need to configure the serial port on the terminal using the following parameters:

Stop bit1

LC Display


This security appliance features a key pad with four keys and an LCD panel on the left side of the front panel. These may be used to obtain certain information and to perform certain commands directly on the appliance.

Left or Escape

Navigates back or acts like an Escape key while working in the LCD menu.


Navigates up or increases a value.


Navigates down or decreases a value.

Right or Enter

Navigates forth or acts like an Enter key for confirming a configuration step.

LCD Display Menu

You may use the LCD display and the keypad to access certain appliance features. Use the up and down keys to navigate through the items of the main menu.

The LCD menu features the following items from top to bottom:

Appliance type, OS version and release numberThis is the default display.
IP address and subnet maskShows the configured IP address and subnet mask of the appliance.
Time and dateShows time and date currently configured on the appliance.
Uptime of Barracuda OSThe uptime in days, hours and minutes.
Serial number of the applianceUnique identifier for the appliance.
Shutdown menuEnables you to shut down the appliance.
Reboot menuEnables you to reboot the appliance.
Menu to change the management IP addressConfigure the IP address for the management port.
Menu to boot into ART during the next reboot

Enables you to set a flag that will cause the appliance to boot into ART the next time it is rebooted.
Once set, this flag can not be deleted through the menu. When rebooted, the appliance will not start Barracuda OS, but ART instead. You may connect to the appliance by using the serial console or by SSH. A Control Center managed box running in ART mode cannot be managed through the CC, although it will build a connection to the CC signaling its presence.

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