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ANALYST REPORT: 2020 Gartner® Critical Capabilities for Network Firewalls

Fortinet scores highest in the SMB Use Case (3.52/5) in the “2020 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Network Firewalls” report

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Fortinet believes to protect your business from cyberattacks like ransomware and credential theft, you need a powerful firewall that doesn’t sacrifice performance or complicate your ecosystem. The Fortinet FortiGate combines powerful networking and security into a single device with next-generation firewall and SD-WAN capabilities built-in. With the Fortinet security-driven networking approach, you can consolidate and centralize management, overseeing and controlling switches, access points and WiFi extenders from the cloud at no additional cost and deliver enterprise level security even on a tight budget.


Gartner Critical Capabilities for Network Firewalls, Rajpreet Kaur, Adam Hils, Jeremy D'Hoinne, 10 November 2020.

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