2017-10-04T06:44:00Z

What is your experience regarding pricing and costs for Fortinet FortiGate?


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What is your experience regarding pricing and costs for Fortinet FortiGate?

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Top 20Consultant

The pricing for this solution is good.

2019-08-28T09:52:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Before choosing a piece of equipment you have to take into account the cost-benefit offered by each one. Sometimes it is not worth paying a very cheap price to have a minimum level of security.

2019-04-27T00:45:00Z
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Real User

Each feature costs money, so it is important to study your needs.

2019-04-18T09:59:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Our licensing costs are on a yearly basis.

2019-04-02T07:02:00Z
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Real User

The pricing and licensing of Fortinet FortiGate are good if they stay the same. The price is not too high now, but license pricing still changes too much. Fortinet FortiGate is comparable with the other products in the current market.

2019-03-26T08:09:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The licensing price for the Fortinet products is approximately a thousand of dollars per year for the FortiGate 100E and $200 per year for the FortiGate 50E. I don't use additional licensing, just the yearly subscription.

2019-03-26T08:09:00Z
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Top 10Real User

There are no additional costs aside for the standard licensing fees.

2019-03-26T08:09:00Z
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Real User

With Fortinet licensing, you have to buy a license for every product: for the stamp, for the email, for the firewall, for everything. This is all the same for all vendors. You have to buy a license for each service. In terms of pricing, they are reasonable compared to Palo Alto Networks. FortiGate is much cheaper than Palo Alto Networks with more efficiency in operations.

2019-03-14T11:34:00Z
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Consultant

Fortinet is reasonable in pricing and licensing. Overall, FortiGate is affordable. The licensing fee can be a little high, depending on the budget for your project.

2019-03-06T07:41:00Z
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Top 10Real User

Compared to Palo Alto, which we have used in the past, pricing and licensing are okay.

2019-03-03T11:30:00Z
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Real User

There is only one issue with Fortinet FortiGate: It's the price. If the company makes its products cheaper then we can convince our clients to buy more.

2019-03-03T11:18:00Z
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Consultant

In terms of pricing, the cost of the product is important because we do not want to pay for something that is too expensive. At the same time, however, pricing is not as important as manageability and support. I would say that all things considered, the pricing is pretty good.

2019-02-26T08:25:00Z
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Top 20Consultant

As far as the licensing goes for the small product that we have, the pricing was pretty competitive. It wasn't as simple and as cheap as a SonicWall but for the service we would get it was a good price.

2019-02-11T08:11:00Z
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Real User

The price of the solution is not expensive. It is affordable.

2019-01-14T11:44:00Z
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Real User

It is an inexpensive solution.

2019-01-14T11:44:00Z
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Real User

They need to be competitive with other solutions.

2018-12-19T09:19:00Z
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Real User

It is cost-effective, and provides a good value for your money. The pricing, and license renewal, is very reasonable for us. The bottom-line is that it all comes down to the pricing of the solution.

2018-12-19T09:19:00Z
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Reseller

Price-wise, it's at a good price point for our market.

2018-12-12T10:13:00Z
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Real User

I do not have personal experience with the pricing of the solution because my boss has been taking care of that aspect of the relationship with the solution.

2018-10-29T15:46:00Z
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Real User

The beauty is the price performance ratio is great with FortiGate. It provides all the features we needed and the price is comparable with others' firewalls. The price is quite competitive with the firewalls with similar features.

2018-10-08T17:34:00Z
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Top 5Reseller

The price, in comparison to other products is very cheap.

2018-10-08T17:34:00Z
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Top 20PopularConsultant

Licensing and setup costs are generally pretty clear with Fortinet. If you go with centralized management or their Log Analyzer tool, these carry some additional pricing that you need to look at. Check out the price matrix, and go with a value-added reseller that understands how to help you size out the equipment. Remember to always look at the performance with the assumption that you will have many of the unified threat management (UTM) features on, not off.

2018-08-02T20:11:00Z
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Top 10Real User

It provides mid-sized company pricing.

2018-07-05T06:42:00Z
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Real User

Pricing is good. They offer a lot of things, the most important is the support. Every time you upgrade your license, you also get insurance for the equipment. If you have any problem with equipment, they send in new equipment.

2018-05-10T11:50:00Z
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Real User

Easy to understand licensing requirements.

2018-01-21T09:30:00Z
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Top 5PopularUser

Setup cost may be not so low, as you expect, because it depends on different factors, but TCO for 5 years may pleasantly surprise you.

2017-11-26T17:38:00Z
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User

They have very competitive solutions across the entire product line. They also offer very clear licensing and pricing.

2017-11-01T06:27:00Z
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Top 5Reseller

It's a little bit higher than Cyberoam but the security is higher compared to the other vendor.

2017-10-04T06:44:00Z
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