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Fortinet Announces Breakthrough 1Tbps Firewall Throughput

With so many enterprise initiatives around big data, public cloud and SaaS, security infrastructure providers must deliver even more performance, reliability and scalability to their customers. Fortinet’s new 5144C chassis offers groundbreaking throughput and proven resilience to satisfy the most demanding carrier and enterprise datacenter requirements.

FortiGate 5000 Series 5th Generation Datacenter Chassis and Blades provide industry leading performance with speeds in excess of 1Tbps. The 5000 Series Chassis is a highly flexible, AdvancedTCA™ (ATCA)-compliant solution, designed from the ground up to facilitate carrier grade redundancy and reliability. Each chassis platform can support up to 14 blades consisting of FortiControllers or FortiGates.

New 5000 Series FortiControllers offer connectivity at 40GbE or 100GbE speeds. Combined with next generation 5000 Series FortiGate Blades, security functions can be load balanced for unmatched service availability. The new FortiGate Blades provide consolidated network security functions and virtualized systems that secure different types of large scale environments. Leveraging the Fortinet NP6 ASIC, FortiGate Blades provide unsurpassed network acceleration in data center architectures.

For more information, please refer to our press release or read more in our service provider security landscape whitepaper.

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