Corero joins Juniper in automated DDoS mitigation fightback

13 February 2017 |


Corero has partnered with Juniper to use its DDoS protection product with Juniper routers and switches to fight DDoS attacks.

The technology which will be used in the Corero/Juniper partnership will be Corero’s real-time DDoS protection product, the SmartWall Threat Defense System(TDS), with the Juniper Networks MX Series routers and QFX Series switches to create powerful DDoS mitigation abilities which will be an integral component of service provider and enterprise networks.

Corero wants to work with leading network vendors to make DDoS mitigation an integral component of any well-engineered Internet facing network design. Juniper Networks, with its global footprint in this market, is a perfect fit for Corero.”

Ashley Stephenson, Corero CEO, noted, "In working with Juniper we are able to address a significant concern for many internet connected enterprises or providers – how to build the capability of preventing DDoS traffic from entering and disrupting their network-based services into their IP infrastructure.”

Ashley said, "Corero wants to work with leading network vendors to make DDoS mitigation an integral component of any well-engineered internet-facing network design. Juniper Networks, with its global footprint in this market, is a perfect fit for Corero."

“Corero is combining its real-time DDOS mitigation solutions with Juniper’s MX routers and QFX switches to construct and operate a DDoS protected provider edge with superior response time, price and performance,” said Vinod Sundarraj, senior director of product management at Juniper Networks.