Broadcom vs Fortinet

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Broadcom
Based on 1874 reviews.
Fortinet
Based on 559 reviews.
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Overview
Broadcom Corporation is an American fabless semiconductor company in the wireless and broadband communication business. The company is headquartered in Irvine, California. Broadcom was founded by a professor-student pair Henry Samueli and Henry T. Nicholas III from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1991. In 1995, the company moved from its Westwood, Los Angeles, office to Irvine, California. In 1998, Broadcom became a public company on the NASDAQ exchange and now employs approximately 11,750 people worldwide in more than 15 countries.Fortinet, Inc. is an American multinational corporation founded in 2000 by brothers Ken and Michael Xie. The company sells high performance network security products and services including their flagship integrated network security solution, the FortiGate firewall. Fortinet distributes its systems and subscription-based services using the channel partner sales method via more than 20,000 partners worldwide.
Sample Customers
Symantec Proxy: Jefferies
Broadcom MACH5: State Bank of India, Coty, Intellinet, Hill International
Symantec Siteminder: British Telecom, CoreBlox, DBS, HMS, Itera ASA and Simeo
DX Spectrum: National Informatics Centre India, Banese, Olympus, AlphaServe Technologies, Sicredi
CA NetMaster Network Management: Tieto
Broadcom Network Flow Analysis: Empowered, BCBST
CA NetMaster Network Automation: Tieto
Symantec End-User Endpoint Security: Audio Visual Dynamics, Red Deer Advocate, Asia Pacific Telecom Co. Ltd., Kibbutz Ein Gedi, and AMETEK, Inc.
Symantec Messaging Gateway: Doric, Joblink Plus, Our Lady of Mercy College, Parramatta, PPB Advisory, Slater & Gordon Lawyers, Sydney Adventist Hospital Ltd.
Symantec Advanced Authentication: Global bank, Large Filipino Bank and SK Infosec
Symantec VIP Access Manager: Maine Medical Center, Aria S.p.A
Brocade Ethernet Switches: Ajubeo, Akquinet AG, Big Data Analytics Provider Boligkontoret Danmark Bristol is Open, CDE Lightband, Cicero School District 99, City and County of San Francisco, Department of Emergency, City of Chattanooga, Cloudscale.sh
Broadcom RoboSwitch: State Bank of India, Algar Tech, IntelliNet, Hill International
Broadcom StrataConnect: Coty, Banese, Intellinet
Broadcom StrataDNX: Hill International, Coty, Banese, Algar Tech
Broadcom StrataXGS: State Bank of India, Hill International, Coty
Symantec Advanced Threat Protection: ECI
CA Cleanup: Standard Bank of South Africa
CA ACF2: Sky, Rogers Communications
Symantec Cloud Workload Protection: LifeLock
Symantec CloudSOC CASB: Globe Telecom
Broadcom Wireless LAN: State Bank of India, Coty, Banese
Symantec Secure Access Cloud: NEX, AIG, Fiverr, Upwork
Fortinet FortiMail: Magromer Cueros y Pieles S.A.
Fortinet FortiMail Cloud: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiNAC: Isavia, Pepperdine University, Medical University of South Carolina, Columbia University Medical Center, Utah Valley University
Fortinet FortiSandbox: Lush, Barnabas Health, Options, Riverside Healthcare, Hillsbourough County Schools, Columbia Public Schools, Schiller AG
Fortinet FortiWeb: Lush, Barnabas Health, Options, Riverside Healthcare, Hillsbourough County Schools, Columbia Public Schools, Schiller AG
Fortinet FortiWLM: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiWLC: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiAuthenticator: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiToken: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiClient: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiSwitch - Data Center: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiSwitch - Secure Access: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiTester: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiManager: Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Fortinet FortiEDR: Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Technology, Enterprise, Manufacturing ... 
Fortinet FortiCASB: Rollins
Fortinet FortiGate SWG: Salt Lake County, Catholic College Bendigo, Azienda Unita Sanitaria
Fortinet FortiCWP: Carvalho, Autodesk, Shipserv, Security7 Networks, Coopenae
OPAQ: Sodexo, Volkswagen Group Retail, Alaska Airlines
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
29%
Comms Service Provider
17%
Financial Services Firm
11%
Insurance Company
5%
Comms Service Provider
34%
Computer Software Company
22%
Government
5%
Media Company
4%
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