Fortinet FortiGate Review

We use it as an internal firewall for VLAN segmentation.


How has it helped my organization?

We have secured our LAN IP subnets with VLAN segregation.

What is most valuable?

Layer-3 firewall and routing are the most valuable features. We use it as an internal firewall for VLAN segmentation.

What needs improvement?

When we need to enable Netflow on the firewall, there is a high CPU and memory usage that occurs. They should improve that high CPU and memory usage that occurs.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

There were no stability issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

There were no scalability issues.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is good.

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

We were previously using the Check Point and Palo Alto software. The price and user-friendly GUI are the reasons that we switched to this solution.

How was the initial setup?

It is an easy setup and configuration.

What other advice do I have?

It's a user-friendly and stable firewall. You can safely use it for all small and big LAN networks.

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