Security-Driven Networking for a Hyperconnected World

About Us

From the start, the Fortinet vision has been to deliver broad, truly integrated, high-performance security across the IT infrastructure.

We provide top-rated network and content security, as well as secure access products that share intelligence and work together to form a cooperative fabric. Our unique Security Fabric combines Security Processors, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to give you proven security, exceptional performance, and better visibility and control--while providing easier administration.  The Fortinet Security Fabric delivers a unified approach that is broad, integrated, and automated. Reduce and manage the attack surface through integrated broad visibility, stop advanced threats through integrated AI-driven breach prevention, and reduce complexity through automated operations and orchestration.

Our flagship enterprise firewall platform, FortiGate, is available in a wide range of sizes and form factors to fit any environment and provides a broad array of next-generation security and networking functions. Complementary products can be deployed with a FortiGate to enable a simplified, end-to-end security infrastructure covering:

  • Network Security - Protect the entire attack surface from headquarters to branch offices with advanced security.
  • Multi-Cloud Security - Complete visibility and control across the cloud that enables secure applications and connectivity.
  • Secure Access - Deliver secure application, device access, and management without compromising performance and speed.
  • Security Operations - Implement advanced threat intelligence to detect, prevent, and respond sophisticated malware and improve security awareness.
  • Network Operations - Leverage a smart security strategy that prioritizes automation-driven network operations that spots and prevents network breaches. 
  • Endpoint and Device Protection - Proactive protection, visibility, and control for all endpoints and devices across the network. 
  • Application Security - Protect critical business web applications with an integrated set of products to thwart advanced threats. 

Our market position and solution effectiveness have been widely validated by industry analysts, independent testing labs, business organizations, and media outlets worldwide. We are proud to count the majority of Fortune 500 companies among our satisfied customers.

Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, owns a 200,000 square foot Manufacturing Assembly and Operations Center in Union City, California and has offices around the globe. Founded in 2000 by Ken Xie, the visionary founder and former president and CEO of NetScreen, Fortinet is led by a strong management team with deep experience in networking and security.

Join our team of cybersecurity and networking experts at the Executive Briefing Center, where you can see first-hand how our technologies can secure the demanding needs of your organization and help drive digital innovation from within.  

Read our Corporate Brochure.


Year Founded

Stock Symbol
Fortinet: IPO: Nov 2009

Sunnyvale, California

Manufacturing Assembly and Operations Center
Union City, California

Number of Employees
7,082 as of December 31, 2019

Financial Highlights

FY 2019 Revenue: $2.16B
FY 2019 Billings: $2.60B

Q4 2019 Revenue: $614M
Q4 2019 Billings: $802M
$2.21B cash and investments with no debt

Units Shipped to Date

440,000+ customers

Market Leadership 
#1 Unit market share                                                        #3 revenue market share (IDC Worldwide Security Appliance Tracker, Q2 2019 data)

Global Patents
662 patents issued
175 patents pending

FortiOS 6.2 Expanding the Security Fabric for Security-Driven Networking

FortiOS 6.2, the latest version of Fortinet’s security operating system, powers the entire Security Fabric, helping customers reduce and manage the attack surface, prevent advanced threats, and reduce complexity.

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