FortiCarrier-3950B Consolidated Network Security Appliances deliver unmatched levels of performance, scalability, and security in a compact 3-RU form factor to protect critical applications across your service provider, mobile operator, or large enterprise networks.
The FortiCarrier-3810A consolidated network security appliance offers high levels of performance, scalability, and security in a compact form factor to protect your service provider, mobile operator, or large enterprise network.
|FMC slots||MMS Antivirus Throughput||Firewall Throughput 1518 Bytes||Firewall Throughput 512 Bytes||Firewall Throughput 64 Bytes||Firewall Max Concurrent Session||Firewall New Sessions per second||IPS Throughput||IPSec Throughput 512 Byte Packet||Antivirus Throughput (Proxy)||Antivirus Throughput (Flow)||Total Network Interfaces||Total Storage Capacity|
|5||20 -120 Gbps||20 -120 Gbps||20 -120 Gbps||20 Million||250,000||5 - 20 Gbps||8 - 50.5 Gbps||4 Gbps||5 - 15 Gbps||2 x 10-GbE SFP+ and 4 x SFP FortiASIC-accelerated port, 2 x 10/100/1000 port||256 GB|
|400 msg/second||7 - 55 Gbps||7 - 55 Gbps||6 - 54 Gbps||2 M||40 K||4 Gbps||1 - 23 Gbps||500 Mbps||950 Mbps||8 x 10/100/1000 port, 2 x SFP FortiASIC-accelerated port|
We went from spending roughly $31,000 a year in support costs for two network security functionalities to $4,000 a year for five functionalities that are proving to work better. For an organization with a tight IT budget, I don't know how it gets better than that.