FortiExtender: Cloud Management Services
Deploy, Manage And Optimize Unlimited Number Of Fortiextender LTE AppliancesGet the FortiExtender Cloud Service
Cloud management allows FortiExtender users to provision, manage and monitor all gateway devices from any location. The convenience of cloud management provides FortiExtender users the benefits of LTE and 5G Wireless WAN from the convenience of a web browser.
Manage thousands of FortiExtenders from a single browser with smart grouping functions. With zero-touch provisioning, devices will automatically show up in your account, making it easy to securely configure, upgrade, or monitor all of your appliances, no matter where they are in the world
Simplified reporting enables data usage monitoring by group, device, or plan—giving you instant visibility to bandwidth consumption and automatic enforcement of your defined usage limits. Device usage is categorized by SIM card for Smart SIM reporting and management.
Create Network and VPN plan according to carrier. Use new profile settings to configure interface, VPN, firewall, and routing settings, as well as custom alert notifications.
Other key features include a REST API that conforms to OpenAPI specifications for third party integrations, automated Syslog reports, group and device reporting, LTE data usage limit enforcement, VLAN support, DHCP relay support, Zero-touch deployment for an unlimited number of devices, enhanced smart SIM switching, user access management with role-based access control, individual and group device configuration, remote firmware and modem updates, and secure device registration and authentication
FortiExtender Cloud is purchased on a per-device basis. The service includes many features, as shown below:
|FortiExtender Analytics & Management||Subscription|
|Number of Devices||unlimited|
|Traffic and application visibility|
|Hosted log retention||1 Year|
|Customized log retention|
FortiExtender Cloud is a cloud management service that provides a simplified means of managing a network of FortiExtender appliances. From a browser, you can bulk provision a large number of FortiExtender Appliances and they will appear in your account. You can then configure them with templates for speed and accuracy. Using the intuitive interface, you can manage your inventory of devices, including the carrier plans. The FortiExtender Appliance supports dual SIM cards for multi-connection or multi-carrier support and FortiExtender Cloud lets you manage those data plans. You can see how each device is consuming data and set automatic switching rules to optimize connection spend. Historical logs, charts, and graphs are stored for up to a year for a searchable database of insight.
With FortiExtender Cloud Management, you can: