Fortinet FortiGate Review

Good network protection and configuration that is easy to set up and quick to deploy


What is our primary use case?

We are using this solution to protect our network on every site. We are using it as a Network Firewall.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are the policies, filtering, and configuration.

What needs improvement?

Technical support is good but the response time could be faster.

When it's overloaded, it works slower and overheats.

The data analysis could be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Fortinet FortiGate for 15 years.

We are using the 100 models.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This solution is pretty stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It's a scalable solution. I would rate it a seven out of ten.

We have 2,500 users in our organization.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is good. I would rate them an eight out of ten.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We have also used Huawei.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is straightforward. It's pretty easy.

At the very most, it takes a day to deploy.

What other advice do I have?

Before deciding to install this solution, be sure to conduct an analysis of your environment. You may need a larger one or this may be too big for their needs.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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