FortiGate Integrated Wireless Management Overview
Network IT demands more capability and reliable security from fewer components to save on cost and complexity. Fortinet’s Next Generation Firewall, FortiGate, is supplied with a Wireless LAN and Switch controller built-in to provide Security Driven Networking for Wi-Fi at no extra cost. Perfect for deployments from the campus to the SD-Branch, the integrated solution is Fortinet Security Fabric enabled, providing the broad visibility, automated protection, and integrated threat intelligence required to protect the valuable assets and data of organizations worldwide.
FortiGate Integrated Wireless Management Product Details
The challenges associated with enterprise class Wi-Fi continue to grow. With IoT, BYOD, and a highly mobile workforce, it’s critical for IT organizations to manage their access points while also dealing with evolving security threats, be it at the corporate office, or in remote branches. Fortinet offers an integrated secure Wireless LAN Controller within FortiOS, a purpose-built network security operating system, which forms the foundation of the FortiGate Next Generation Firewall. A flexible architecture that can be used across SD-Branch deployments, or within a single large site.
Features and Benefits
Security Fabric Integration
Integration with FortiGate firewalls provides Security Driven Networking out to the edge of the network
Automated response to compromised devices
Remove human reaction time from the equation to improve network security at the access layer.
Fast and simple deployment with no requirement for onsite tech support.
Simplified deployment and capacity expansion
No licenses to manage, just plug and go.
Scalability from 1 to 10,000 APs
a range of platforms for any sized deployment.
Wireless device locationing tools included with no additional licenses
Wireless device locating tools included with no additional licenses.