Fortinet FortiGate-VM Review

Ensures our network is properly protected from viruses and malware


What is our primary use case?

We use it our network, not in the cloud.

How has it helped my organization?

It is a firewall. We use it to ensure that our network is properly protected from viruses and malware.

What is most valuable?

The best part of Fortinet is the license is bundled together, so it is easy to use and apply.

What needs improvement?

The management tools should be more user-friendly.

For how long have I used the solution?

Less than one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

No issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No issues.

How are customer service and technical support?

I would rate technical support as a seven out of 10.

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

We previously used Fortinet 620B.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was quite straightforward. 

You The initial setup was quite straightforward. 

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

The price is expensive compared with other vendors, like Cisco and Huawei. However, the performance is good.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We evaluated Cisco, Huawei, and Palo Alto. 

What other advice do I have?

If you have enough budget and care about performance, Fortinet is a good choice.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

FG200E
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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