Fortinet Customers and Partners emphasize the value-proposition of FortiGate Next-Generation Firewalls in Gartner Peer Insights Reviews for Network Firewalls.

FortiGate Next-Generation Firewalls offer flexible deployments from the network edge to the core, data center, internal segments, and to multiple clouds, leveraging purpose-built security processors (SPUs) that deliver high performance of advanced security services like threat protection, SSL inspection, IPS without fearing degradation for mission-critical environments. FortiGate NGFW provide seamless integration with multiple clouds and allow secure delivery of business applications and services.

FortiGate NGFW provides automated and full visibility into all internal segments, applications, and network flows to detect and remediate any malware and pave the way for consistent security policies irrespective of the location of assets. FortiGate NGFW was the first vendor to offer the support for the latest standard of encryption called TLS 1.3 that provides a stronger security framework and make Fortinet customers future ready.

FortiGate NGFW has been Recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls. This is the 10th time Fortinet is recognized in the MQ for Network Firewalls.

FortiGate NGFW has received 6th consecutive “Recommended” rating in NSS Labs 2019 NGFW Group Test and continue to earn positive feedback from users on Gartner Peer Insights.

Here is what some of our customers had to say about FortiGate NGFW.


“Fortinet FortiGate is well suited for any sized business to protect its internal network”

Software Engineer, Knowledge Specialist, company size- $50M-$250M, Education Industry

“We have two firewalls, one at each datacenter. They are configured as active-passive. All traffic coming and going passes through them for the entire organization. This ensures that all packets to and from users are managed and controlled. If you have straight forward needs, this thing is a good workhorse. We are not in the console every day. It is mostly set it and forget it for us. If this is what you need, it's not a bad solution.”


“Powerful CLI Functions, API Integrations And Advanced Features”

Security Analyst, Security and Risk Management, company size- $50M-$250M, Services industry

“We use Enterprise Firewall in our location about 3+. This product is quite successful in terms of integration in terms of architecture. The API provided by the manufacturer allows highly successful integration. Designed with the safety of integration in mind. We are able to define permissions through the role-based API. Firewall Next Generation has firewall features. It includes advanced features for security. Especially our firewall and automation tool integration works smoothly. We are able to successfully block the intelligence data we feed on the firewall. It performs very successfully in high traffic. However, the log stream is about an hour behind. The use and management of the product are not very difficult and complex. The functions and functionality of the commands on SIEM include the utilities for the admin who manage the product.”


“Easy Implementation, Simple GUI”

Network Engineer, company size- $500M-$1B, Manufacturing industry

“We have been using Fortinet Firewall for quite a some time now. We are running FortiOS 6.0.4 which is performing exceptionally well. The GUI is Easy to operate and we are loving the product so far.”


“Are You Thinking For A Firewall Solution ? No Need To Think Twice Go For It The FortiGate”

Server Administrator, Infrastructure and Operations, company size- $50M-$250M, Healthcare industry

“FortiGate offers several sizing options to suit any size organization from small businesses to large enterprises. The licensing options are flexible as well, allowing organizations to choose their level of protection. Options include antivirus, web filtering, DNS filtering, application control, intrusion prevention, anti-spam, web application firewall, and SSL inspection. They also include a cloud sandbox with their offering.”


“The Most Stable And Versatile Product With Outstanding Features And Superb Performance”

Project Manager, company size- $3B-$10B, Construction industry

“If I talk about my overall experience I would say it is an outstanding product that can be implemented easily and considered to be the integral part of business. It is helpful in achieving our goals. It provides us easy ways of handling system. It is no doubt the most reliable product. It offers a great support with its efficient team gives quick response to our questions.”


“Top-Level Performance, Top-Level NGF Firewall Features”

Security Engineer, Security & Risk Management, company size- $50M-$250M, Services industry

“Next Generation is one of the most successful Firewall products with Firewall feature. The antivirus engine is highly successful against high-level threats. You can start the automation process by detecting the same threats via the log. It also performs successfully in high traffic. When you complete segmentation correctly, the visibility level will begin to increase. The product has many successful capabilities, such as SSL inspection and bandwidth setting at the Application level. The product logs have official support for many SIEM systems. Syslog sends and sends log in quality. You can raise awareness in your incident response processes by producing various alerts over SIEM.”


“Fight With The Cyber Threats With Peace Of Mind”

Vice President, in the Finance Industry, company size- $10B-$30B, Finance industry

“After POC different fire walls available in the market ,Our network security team found Fort gate Firewall is the best gadget available FortiGate This device receives continuous threat and intelligence updates from FG Labs security services. Intrusion prevention, anti-malware, and , application control and web filtering protects your enterprises from known and unknown advanced attacks.”


Gartner Peer Insights reviews constitute the subjective opinions of individual end users based on their own experiences, and do not represent the views of Gartner or its affiliates.