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WAN Optimization

Maximize Your WAN Performance

With network traffic growing exponentially, application performance and cost of internet traffic are two of the biggest IT challenges that organizations face. Until now, network managers and administrators lacked a comprehensive solution for monitoring and securing network resources and bandwidth while meeting user expectations for fast and secure application response.

Intelligent Bandwidth Management

WAN optimization reduces bandwidth usage between data centers and clients devices by applying advanced compression algorithm, data caching and other techniques to reduce the transmission of data. This results in more effective use of bandwidth, better application performance and reduces the high costs of WAN links between data centers.

Unmatched Performance

Fortinet combines WAN optimization and Multi-threat protection in the FortiGate consolidated security appliances. This reduces the complexity and maintenance overhead faced by many IT organization. FortiGate appliances support WAN optimization and web caching to improve application performance and security of traffic passing between locations on your wide area network (WAN) or from the Internet to your web servers.

Seamless Integration

You can also use the FortiGate unit as an explicit web proxy and caching server to improve the performance of your web servers. Fortinet Endpoint solution such as FortiClient supports WAN optimization and fully integrates with the FortiGate consolidated security appliances.

Testimonials


With our new ‘Managed UTM’ services, we help our customers secure their networks security and give them peace of mind. We found that Fortinet is uniquely positioned to provide broad security solutions that are highly reliable, easy to manage, maintain and scale according to our clients’ needs. With Fortinet’s appliances, our customers can enjoy maximum security and minimal complexity.

Izabela Białek
Director - Data Transmission Services and Integration
Telekomunikacja Polska