FortiGate Cloud-Native Firewall (FortiGate CNF) on Amazon Web Services (AWS), an enterprise-grade, managed next-generation firewall service specifically designed for AWS environments, has been made available by Fortinet, a global provider of broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions. FortiGate CNF includes FortiGuard AI-powered Security Services for real-time detection and protection against malicious external and internal threats, and is powered by FortiOS for a consistent network security experience across AWS and on-premises environments.
“Organizations that are accelerating their cloud adoption may not have the resources or time to build, scale or adapt their cloud security to meet the pace of their business. As a managed next-generation firewall service, FortiGate CNF removes the heavy lifting around network security operations and provides a frictionless experience to help customers easily deploy best-in-class security on the cloud,” said John Maddison, EVP of Products and CMO at Fortinet.
Customers can focus more on their core competencies and deploying effective security policies to protect their business-critical applications and data by outsourcing network security infrastructure management to Fortinet via FortiGate CNF. FortiGate CNF, which supports AWS natively and is now available in AWS Marketplace, provides customers with immediate access to FortiGuard AI-powered Security Services for enterprise-grade protection, such as URL filtering, DNS filtering, IPS, application control, and other FortiGuard security services that organizations rely on.
FortiGate CNF enables customers to realize the following benefits:
FortiGate CNF is the most recent example of Fortinet’s dedication to providing cloud-native services to our customers. Fortinet’s collaboration with AWS ensures that customers’ public cloud workloads are safeguarded by best-in-class security solutions powered by extensive threat intelligence. Fortinet’s support for key AWS services simplifies security management by allowing full visibility across environments and providing comprehensive protection for your workloads and applications. Fortinet Security Fabric, the industry’s highest performing cybersecurity mesh platform, delivers security-driven networking and adaptive cloud protection for the ultimate flexibility and control required to build in the cloud at any stage of a customer’s migration to the cloud.