FortiGate: Next-Generation Firewall

Next-generation firewalls filter network traffic to protect an organization from external threats. Maintaining features of stateful firewalls such as packet filtering, VPN support, network monitoring, and IP mapping features, NGFWs also possess deeper inspection capabilities that give them a superior ability to identify attacks, malware, and other threats. Next-generation firewalls provide organizations with application control, intrusion prevention, and advanced visibility across the network. As the threat landscape continues to develop rapidly, traditional firewalls fall further behind and put your organization at risk. NGFWs not only block malware, but also include paths for future updates, giving them the flexibility to evolve with the landscape and keep the network secure as new threats arise.

Enterprise Firewalls

Digital innovation has transformed enterprise networks, adding breakthrough capabilities to achieve business outcomes, while unintentionally exposing them to new vulnerabilities. With the rapid proliferation of mobile computing, multi-cloud deployment, and shadow IT, attack surfaces have dramatically expanded, adding complexity and making enterprise networks vulnerable to sophisticated attacks.

Fortinet NSS Labs Recommended for SD-WANFortiGate NGFWs enable security-driven networking and consolidate industry-leading security capabilities such as intrusion prevention system (IPS), web filtering, secure sockets layer (SSL) inspection, and automated threat protection. Fortinet NGFWs meet the performance needs of highly scalable, hybrid IT architectures, enabling organizations to reduce complexity and manage security risks.

 

Why Fortigate?

Fortinet is the only company with an architectural approach that unifies the security technologies deployed across the digital network, including multi-cloud, endpoints, email and web applications, and network access points, into a single security system designed as an integrated and collaborative security fabric. This also means we are the only company that can truly provide you with a powerful, integrated end-to-end security solution across the entire attack surface.

To enable an effective defense, the data and security elements across all of your various environments must be well-integrated, able to share intelligence, and visible. The Fortinet Security Fabric gives you control, integration, and easy management of security across your entire organization, from IoT to the cloud.

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Features and Benefits

Threat Protection

Industry’s best-of-breed security with automated threat protection

Security Fabric Integration

Intelligently share threat information across the entire digital attack surface to provide quick and automated protection

Full Visibility

Remove uncontrolled blind spots with SSL inspection of all encrypted flows, including TLS 1.3

Fabric Management Center

Single console management automation, orchestration, and analytics

Validated Security Effectiveness

Independently certified and continuous threat intelligence updates provide robust protection from known and unknown attacks

Full Integration

Integrates into any network of any size

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