Fortinet Introduces Integrated SD-WAN

  • The software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) has been widely welcomed by enterprise customers because it can help users reduce the cost of wide area network (WAN) and improve the flexibility and scalability of network connections. The SD-WAN market "blue ocean" is rapidly Make a transition to the "Red Sea." In the crowded SD-WAN market, Fortinet believes that users need to meet not only the quality of experience, network performance, scalability, but also the tough security challenges. Based on this concept, Fortinet integrates professional SD-WAN devices with Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) to provide high-performance, strong security, high scalability, and application-aware SD-WAN capabilities for different network-scale applications. .

    Integrated SD-WAN solution becomes the trend

    Compared with the traditional network system, SD-WAN is built on a transparent, controllable and predictable white-box system. It can define and virtualize the network resources needed. It has flexible networking, fast provisioning, fast cloud entry, centralized management and control. Many advantages, such as value-added services, can effectively cope with complex network services and become an important direction of current network evolution. According to Gartner's forecast, by the end of 2019, 30% of enterprises will deploy SD-WAN in their branches, and large-scale commercialization will occur within five years. CBInsight's research report also shows that SD-WAN has become the most preferred IT technology for enterprises in 2019.

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