Fortinet FortiGate SWG Review

Good performance and simple management


What is our primary use case?

We consider the solution to be useful. It is utilized solely for IPS web application. This we filter, as the basic features related to next-generation firewall are being employed, including IPS, application ID and filter, web application and annex. 

What is most valuable?

The performance is very good and the solution is simple to manage.

What needs improvement?

The solution has many heightened points which we cannot get to without working on CLI. There are many features but these are hidden. 

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Fortinet FortiGate SWG for nearly one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is scalable. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is acceptable. 

How was the initial setup?

The installation is straightforward. 

It took ten minutes. 

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

There is a need to pay for a license for the product. 

What other advice do I have?

The solution is cloud-based. 

I would recommend it to others. 

I cannot tell you how many customers are using it. 

I rate Fortinet FortiGate SWG as an eight out of ten. 

**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Integrator
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