Microsoft Azure VPN Gateway Competitors and Alternatives

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MichaelZhang
Real User
IT Director at Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology
Jul 30 2020

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features of FortiClient are that it can be integrated with Active Directory to the central authentication and that I can manage the permissions. When the user gets authenticated, I can assign a different VPN or network to… more »

What needs improvement?

I think that FortiClient can enhance the multifactor authentication. Currently, if you want to enable dynamic tokens with FortiClient authentication, you only have one option, which is supplied by Fortinet. You cannot integrate FortiClient… more »

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

FortiClient is quite reasonably priced. You can get the firewall box rather than just the SSL VPN box. When you purchase extra hardware, you are not restricted in the number of end users. This compares favorably to other solutions such as… more »

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

I have used several solutions. Previously, I worked with Cisco AnyConnect Access VPN and also Pulse VPN, which is originated by Juniper. We use these other solutions to access other organizations. It is not a decision to switch. These other… more »

What other advice do I have?

If you are thinking to adopt the Fortinet SSL VPN, you have to consider the security level, because, by default, FortiClients can only integrate with FortiToken with a very limited license that will give you two. You can purchase additional… more »
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