Secure Wi-Fi Models and Specifications

Fortinet offers three options for managing a wireless environment.  We have a wireless controller integrated into our FortiGate, dedicated WLAN controllers, and Cloud management

FortiGate Integrated Controller

The FortiGate Wireless Controller is built into all FortiGate models.  For more information on the various FortiGate models, including manageable AP capacity per model, please see the FortiGate webpage here.    

FortiAP access points are managed centrally by the integrated WLAN controller of any FortiGate® security appliance or can be managed through the free FortiCloud provisioning and management portal.

 

Model RF Technology
Description
FAP-421E 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-423E 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-221E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-223E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-222E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-224E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port, 1x SFP port
FAP-C24JE 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wallplate AP: Dual radio, Internal antenna, 6 x GE RJ45 ports

 

FortiAP Smart access points include UTM services onboard and can be managed centrally by the integrated WLAN controller of any FortiGate® security appliance or can be managed through the free FortiCloud provisioning and management portal.


 

Model RF Technology
Description
FAP-S421E 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-S423E 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-S422E 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-S221E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-S223E 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports

 

FortiAP Universal access points are managed centrally by the integrated WLAN controller of any FortiGate® security appliance, through the free FortiCloud provisioning and management portal, or by the FortiWLC dedicated Wireless LAN Controller platform.

 

Model RF Technology Description
FAP-U421EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U423EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U422EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U221EV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-U223EV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-U24JEV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wallplate AP: Single / Dual radio, Internal antenna, 6 x GE RJ45 ports

For a complete list of all supported Access Points, Access Point accessories, and further information on the FortiGate integrated controller solution, please see the Product Page.

Dedicated Controller

Some wireless deployments require high mobility with high performance and the Fortinet Wireless Controller can provide enterprise-class Wi-Fi to deliver this in large and high-density environments. Dedicated controllers deliver seamless mobility, quick deployment, and easy capacity expansion with radio frequency virtualization. 

The FortiWLC and FortiWLM platforms deliver seamless mobility and superior reliability with optimized client distribution and channel utilization. Both single- and multi-channel deployment options are supported, maximizing efficiency to make the most of available wireless spectrum.

# of Managed APs
50
Interfaces
4x GE RJ45 ports
# of Managed APs
200
Interfaces
4x GE RJ45 ports
# of Managed APs
500
Interfaces
4x GE RJ45 ports, 4x GE SFP ports, 2x10 GE SFP+ ports
# of Managed APs
1000
Interfaces
4 x 10 GE SFP+ ports
# of Managed APs
3000
Interfaces
8 x 10 GE SFP+ ports

Virtual Instances:

# of Managed APs
50
# of Managed APs
200
# of Managed APs
500
# of Managed APs
1000
# of Managed APs
3000

Appliances:

Max # of Managed APs
1000
Interfaces
4x GE RJ45 ports
Max # of Managed APs
15000
Interfaces
4x GE RJ45 ports, 4x GE SFP ports
Max # of Managed APs
15000
Additional APs Licensed
50
Additional APs LIcensed
250
Additional APs Licensed
2500

 

FortiAP Universal access points are managed centrally by the FortiWLC dedicated Wireless LAN Controller platform, through the free FortiCloud provisioning and management portal, or by the integrated WLAN controller of any FortiGate® security appliance.    

Model RF Technology Description
FAP-U421EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U423EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U422EV 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports
FAP-U221EV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-U223EV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 port
FAP-U24JEV 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wallplate AP: Single / Dual radio, Internal antenna, 6 x GE RJ45 ports

Fortinet AP access points are managed centrally by the FortiWLC dedicated Wireless LAN Controller platform.    

Model RF Technology Description
AP822i
2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, Internal antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 ports
AP822e 2x2 802.11ac Wave 1 Indoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 1 x GE RJ45 ports
OAP832e 3x3 802.11ac Wave 1 Outdoor wireless AP:  Dual radio, External antenna, 2 x GE RJ45 ports

For a complete list of all supported Access Points, Access Point accessories, virtual options for controller and management, and further information on our Dedicated Controller product line, please see the Product Page.

FortiPresence
FortiPresence Pro
Location analytics with a year of storage and engagement tools
FortiPresence Lite
Free location analytics service with up to 7 days of data storage
Identity and Access Management

FortiAuthenticator user identity management appliances strengthen enterprise security by simplifying and centralizing the management and storage of user identity information.

Total Users
500
描述
4x GE RJ45 ports, 1x 1 TB HDD
Total Users
2,000
描述
4x GE RJ45 ports, 2x 1 TB HDD
Total Users
10,000
描述
4x GE RJ45 ports, 2x GE SFP, 2x 2 TB HDD
Total Users
20,000
描述
4x GE RJ45 ports, 2x GE SFP, 2x 2 TB SAS Drive
Total Users
40,000
描述
4x GE RJ45 ports, 2x GE SFP, 2x 2 TB SAS Drive

Virtual Instances:

用户
100
描述
Base FortiAuthenticator-VM with 100 user license
用户
+100
描述
License to add 100 users to base VM
用户
+1000
描述
License to add 1000 users to base VM
用户
+10000
描述
License to add 10000 users to base VM
用户
+100000
描述
License to add 100000 users to base VM
FortiPlanner
Simplify WLAN planning and deployment with FortiPlanner, Fortinet’s graphical Wireless LAN planning and post-deployment site survey tool. FortiPlanner uses signal propagation ray-tracing algorithms to generate accurate predictive plans. After deployment, verify your installation with a real-time coverage heat map generate from collected survey data.
 
FortiPlanner
Free Deployment and Planning Utility (up to 10 APs)
FC-10-FNDN1-139-02-12
FNDN Personal Toolkit – includes FortiPlanner (unlimited APs)
FC-10-FNDN2-139-02-12
FNDN Site Toolkit – includes up to 15 users of FortiPlanner (unlimited APs)
FortiDeploy
FortiDeploy allows for zero-touch bulk provisioning of FortiAPs to a specific FortiGate, FortiManager, or FortiCloud.
 
FDP-SINGLE-USE
Zero-touch bulk provisioning for all FortiAP on this order