Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Fortinet's products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Their customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide, including the majority of the 2010 Fortune Global 100. Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., with offices around the world.
Founded in 2000 by Ken Xie, the visionary founder and former president and CEO of NetScreen, Fortinet's market position has been validated by widespread recognition by industry analysts, business organizations, and media.
Fortinet's flagship FortiGate security appliances deliver ASIC-accelerated performance and integrates multiple layers of security designed to help protect against application and network threats. Their broad product line of complimentary solutions goes beyond UTM to help secure the extended enterprise - from endpoints, to the perimeter and the core, including databases and applications.
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