The FortiGate-20C consolidated security appliance integrates comprehensive security functions into a single device to protect small locations against today’s network, content, and application-level threats. They are designed for organizations seeking to extend secure network access to remote workers, retail outlets, and small branch offices. The FortiGate-20C combines enterprise-grade performance and protection into a small form factor at an entry-level price. In addition, they offer an ideal solution for Service Providers seeking to deliver highly differentiated security services via customer premise equipment (CPE).
The Power of Unified Threat Management
The FortiGate-20C appliance give you the ability to deploy a wide range of Fortinet’s UTM inspection capabilities, including firewall, IPS, application control, VPN, and web filtering all at a single low price. They combine the purpose-built FortiOS 4.0 operating system with the Fortinet System-on-a-Chip purpose-built processor, delivering unmatched price and performance advantages.
Each appliance also supports FortiGuard security subscription services to deliver dynamic, automated updates and ensure up-to-date protection against sophisticated threats. In addition, the devices support a web-based GUI, ‘single pane of glass’ management console, and onboard reporting. By consolidating multiple security enforcement technologies into a single appliance, the FortiGate-20C eliminates disparate hardware devices and software solutions, greatly simplifying secure remote access and reducing total cost of ownership. They ensure that only authorized endpoints access corporate resources and provide granular control of applications. For example, security administrators can easily set up policies to allow the usage of social media web sites while restricting access to chat and download features.