Fortinet FortiAuthenticator Pros and Cons

Fortinet FortiAuthenticator Pros

RAMACHANDRAR
Director - Global Solutions & Customer Service at Bits and Byte IT Consulting
FortiAuthenticator is a very good solution. It is all jury-based. FortiAuthenticator is very easy for anyone to understand how it works and be able to take action.
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WahidAlarasi
Solutions Architect at Exclusive GRP
For someone concerned with multifactor authentication, I'm satisfied with the product.
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reviewer1418421
Information Technology Manager at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The ease of use is really nice. Using Authenticator, I've been able to actually work better on my authentication due to the fact that I have a single fabric to authenticate control from my firewall and on my access points. Authentication takes place from this area.
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reviewer1096398
Network and Security Manager at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The initial setup is so easy and there is no problem in the implementation.
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reviewer1294911
Manager at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
The logs have great detail that make it easier to evaluate and control the security environment.
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reviewer816639
Network Security Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
We use this product for SSL two-factor authentication and FortiToken management.
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FrancescoBaraldi
CEO at Blockness
The solution's most valuable aspect is that it easy to install. The user experience is very good.
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reviewer1189323
Senior Security Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
The solution is easy to learn and makes it easy for our users to add FortiToken. It's very easy to integrate if you have other Fortinet devices.
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reviewer947091
Datacenter Engineer at a university with 501-1,000 employees
The feature I value the most is the one-time passwords because it helps to authenticate users so you know the timing of their usage.
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Fortinet FortiAuthenticator Cons

RAMACHANDRAR
Director - Global Solutions & Customer Service at Bits and Byte IT Consulting
Other features that would improve the product are a single sign-on where people can use their Gmail ID to log-in, etc.
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WahidAlarasi
Solutions Architect at Exclusive GRP
No SMS gateway from the ISP
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reviewer1418421
Information Technology Manager at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The solution could be more automated. It should be able to let me automate a lot of things so that what normally is done as a matter of manual processes can be handled quicker. Slow integrations can be taken up/out if there was more automation.
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reviewer1096398
Network and Security Manager at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
If you want some other FortiAuthenticator from one site to another site, you should have requirements, but really if you have authentication and directory or another solution, you should change the password of the authenticator between the solution and the directory and other things. So transfer of data and other information should be simpler.
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reviewer1294911
Manager at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
It can not use SQL to query FortiAnalyzer directly.
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reviewer816639
Network Security Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
It does the job I paid for, but the graphical interface could be improved.
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FrancescoBaraldi
CEO at Blockness
The hardware aspect of the solution could be improved. We are not really able to understand the hardware capabilities of the device.
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reviewer1189323
Senior Security Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
We have issues with HA (high availability). These should be addressed in future releases.
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reviewer947091
Datacenter Engineer at a university with 501-1,000 employees
I don't have any issues with this solution, but it may need a better, more user-friendly interface or better design of the platform.
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Learn what your peers think about Fortinet FortiAuthenticator. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
441,672 professionals have used our research since 2012.