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Business and Technology

How Modernization Drives Cybercrime

Government IT modernization requires a distributed network that incorporates IoT devices, cloud infrastructure, and SaaS applications. Unfortunately, distributed networks also mean a larger attack surface for cybercriminals to exploit.

By FortinetFebruary 27, 2019

Industry Trends

Best Practices for Defeating Automated Attacks

A system of integrated, orchestrated security solutions enables organizations to fight automation with automation, using cybercriminals’ own tactics to turn the tables on them and shorten the time to detection so that forensic analysis can begin immediately and the security lifecycle can be strengthened.

By Bob FortnaJuly 27, 2018

Business and Technology

Security Strategies that Federal Agencies Can Employ to Enable Digital Transformation

Federal agencies have unique security needs, which also means they require security experts who understand those needs in order to deliver the right solutions.

By Bob FortnaJune 27, 2018

Partners | Business and Technology

Together, Fortinet and AWS Secure the Government

Fortinet’s Security Fabric cloud solutions are available to AWS enterprise, service provider, and public sector customers, providing comprehensive security, threat intelligence, and visibility to detect, isolate, and respond to threats in real time.

By FortinetJune 19, 2018

Partners | Business and Technology

Fortinet Federal Holds First Federal Partner Forum

A little less than a year ago, Fortinet launched a new subsidiary, Fortinet Federal, Inc., in order to better provide critical cyber solutions and professional services to the public sector. This past week, the Fortinet Federal team held its first Federal Partner Forum in Reston, VA to discuss how to successfully address the growing cybersecurity challenges being faced by Federal agencies. The Partner Forum was designed to help organizations better understand the Federal marketplace, navigate the complexities of Federal procurement programs, and identify Federal IT and cybersecurity challenges and budget priorities.

By Shelly ScarpelliMay 03, 2018

Industry Trends

Securing the Federal Hybrid Cloud

Federal agencies are under pressure to make a timely, secure shift to the cloud with minimal disruption. For many, however, this is easier said than done. With a wide array of data that falls under a variety of privacy and protection regulations, "how?" is a complicated question.

By Bob FortnaMarch 16, 2018

Industry Trends

Byline: What is Next for Cloud Services in the Federal Space?

Historically, federal agencies have been wary of using public cloud due to security concerns. Yet the agility and cost savings offered by cloud infrastructure is proving to be a major incentive, leading to a recent big push for agencies to re-engage with public cloud providers.  Security is still a central issue, and many agencies are looking at cloud service providers whose products adopt a cloud-first strategy, viewing them either as a firewall in the cloud or as a way to outsource security to the cloud.   However, no one...

By Aamir LakhaniMay 29, 2017