Fortinet FortiGate Review

The solution improved the security posture and overall management's TCO


How has it helped my organization?

The solution improved the security posture and overall management's TCO.

What is most valuable?

One of the valuable features is a standardized OS.

What needs improvement?

It claims it does DLP, but the degree and level of controls are very basic. We recommend that our clients supplement it with other products.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

There were no issues with stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

There were no issues with scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

Customer service is excellent.

Technical Support:

Technical support is excellent.

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

We did not use a previous solution.

What about the implementation team?

We implemented in-house.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Work through partners for the best pricing.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We evaluated Palo Alto, Check Point, and Cisco.

What other advice do I have?

I highly recommend Fortinet as a leader in integrated suite information security capabilities.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

FortiOS 5.6
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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