Industry Awards

Security Advisor ME recognises excellence in IT security
(2017)
Fortinet was chosen by the readers of Security Advisor ME for its vast portfolio of products and subscription services that scale to meet the network security challenges and requirements of every business size, ranging from SMBs to large enterprises.
Frost & Sullivan Recognises Fortinet as 2017 UAE Network Security Company of the Year
(2017)
Fortinet has received the 2017 UAE Network Security Company of the Year award from Frost & Sullivan. The company received the recognition after Frost & Sullivan evaluated the company’s focus on revenue growth, portfolio diversity, the technology roadmap and vision for the future to provider solutions to deal with advanced network security threats.
Hot 50

Fortinet won Reseller Hot 50 awards - Best post sales support

(2016)
The fifth annual Hot 50 Awards distinguishes regional IT organisations for their commitment to the channel business. In this regard, Fortinet was awarded the ‘Best post-sales support by a vendor’ category for the commendable expansion of its partner ecosystem and dedicated post-sales support initiatives.
Security Award
Fortinet Won Best Network Security Vendor of the Year - Security Advisor Middle East Awards
(2016)
Fortinet was chosen as the Best Network Security Vendor by the judging panel of Security Advisor ME Awards for its broad portfolio of products and subscription services that scale to meet the network security requirements of every business size, ranging from SMBs to large enterprises.
ICT champion
Fortinet Won the Network Security Appliance Vendor of the Year - The Integrator Awards
(2016)
Fortinet was the deserved winners of the Network Security Appliance Vendor of the Year category at this year’s The Integrator Awards. The company has been making strides in the region with growth initiatives and the launch of a range of products covering every industry size and sector.
Intelligent CIO
Fortinet won the Intelligent Vendor of the Year award at the Intelligent CIO Technology Excellence Awards Ceremony 2016
(2016)
Fortinet has aptly demonstrated the ability to deliver a broad portfolio of high-performance network security solutions. Its centralized management system enables security consolidation and delivers a simplified, end-to-end security infrastructure, which differentiates the company from the rest of the contenders in the category. Given this innovation, Fortinet has been awarded the Intelligent Vendor of the Year award at the Intelligent CIO Technology Excellence Awards Ceremony 2016. This was a highly competitive category, with industry leaders like Cisco, Arbor Networks and Sophos acting as contenders.
Network World ME
Fortinet won the Network World ME award in the network security vendor of the year category
(2016)
Spending on security technologies is at an all-time high now, driven by the emergence of digitization, cloud, mobile computing and the Internet of Things. Fortinet was selected as the winner of this category due to its comprehensive suites of security solutions, deployed across all verticals.

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Fortinet with Leadership Award for Managed Security Service Providers Market

(2016)
Fortinet received the Market Leadership Award for the Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Firewall Market from industry research firm Frost & Sullivan. Frost & Sullivan notes that Fortinet has achieved a dominant position with MSSPs with its FortiGate line of high-performance enterprise firewalls. The firm recently ranked over 100 network security platforms, with the FortiGate line scoring the highest possible ranking among North American MSSPs.
Network Innovation Awards

Fortinet won the Security Vendor of the Year at Network Middle East Awards

(2016)
Fortinet was the deserved winner of the Security Vendor of the Year category at this year’s Network Middle East Awards. The company's efforts in 2015 brought products and subscription services that scale from SMB's to large enterprises, covering every segment from Firewalls, to DDOS, Mobile and Cloud Security and SDNS. The judges felt that Fortinet had further strengthened and expanded its secure wireless vision and enterprise growth focus, making it a worthy winner.
Produkt Roku
FortiGate 60D won the Product of the Year Award organized by IT w Administracji magazine
(2015)
FortiGate-60D has won the Product of the Year Award by IT w Administracji magazine in the Security - Hardware category.
Produkt Roku

FortiGate 1000D and FortiAP S323C won Reader's Choice Product of the Year award by IT Professional

(2015)
IT Professional listed FortiGate 1000D on 1st place in UTM and Firewall category of the Product of the Year plebiscite. IT Professional listed FortiAP S323C on 1st place in WLAN Network category of the Product of the Year plebiscite.
Channel ME

Channel ME - Channel Champions Awards – Best Vendor Certification Program

(December 2015)
Fortinet was awarded the inaugural Channel Champions award for the Best Vendor Certification Program for its NSE Program. Fortinet’s NSE program was picked for being the most parter-centric and intense certification programs aimed at building partner knowledge and expertise in the increasingly complex network security concepts demanded in today’s business environments. The program helps accelerate partner sales, develop new services and validate advanced skills.
ICT Achievement

CNME - ICT Achievement Award 2015 – Security Vendor of the Year

(October 2015)
Fortinet has been making strides in the region with growth initiatives and the launch of a range of products covering every industry size and sector. Fortinet was a chosen the winner in this hotly contested category.
GEC Open Awards

ECMEA - GEC Open Awards – Top Vendor: Network Security

(October 2015)
Fortinet was awarded the Top Vendor for Network Security, owing to is hard work and collaboration with its partners and the market to achieve consistent growth, and provide customers with highly reliable and proven network security solutions.

The Integrator Awards – Networking Security Appliance Vendor of the Year

(June 2015)
Fortinet was chosen as the Networking Security Appliance Vendor of the year for the depth and scope of its solutions. The company’s commitment to catering to businesses of all sizes, along with its world-class technology, makes it a winning combination, and a worthy winner for the award.

Network ME Awards – Security Vendor of the Year

(May 2015)
Fortinet won the hotly contested award for Security Vendor of the year. Fortinet has demonstrated an ability to not only provide best-of-breed solutions, but also to educate the market on the threats that currently plague the enterprise.

Channel KSA – Security Vendor of the Year

(April 2015)
Fortinet was chosen as the winner owing to its dedication to the channel community in Saudi Arabic, its channel presence and initiatives, and the depth of its solution offerings.

Network World Middle East Awards – Security Vendor of the Year

(March 2015)
The advent of mobility, agile infrastructure and cloud along with the changing threat landscape, means enterprises are increasingly demanding high-performance, integrated security solutions, and support. Fortinet was chosen by Network World ME Awards judging panel in this most contested category, for its full range of network security products and impressive list of implementations across all verticals.

ECMEA - Catalyst Awards

(February 2015)
Fortinet’s Channel Director for the Middle East, Maya Zakhour, won the Catalyst 2015 Award for Channel Sales. Her work on expanding and raising Fortinet’s business and presence in the region while driving the company’s go-to-market strategy across all solutions within the Fortinet Product family, led her to winning recognition from the judges and the publication.
Fortinet won network security vendor of the year honor at Network World Middle East Awards
(March 2015)
The prestigious award recognizes Fortinet as the region’s foremost provider of highly reliable, high-performance network security solutions. Fortinet was chosen by the Network World ME Awards judging panel for its full range of network security products and impressive list of implementations across all verticals.
Italian Channel Awards 2014
(February 2015)
Italian Channel Awards 2014 recognized Fortinet as the best security vendor of the year due to its comprehensive portfolio, performance, and growth.
Fortinet's FortiDDoS-400B won Networld's Product of the Year Award
(January 2015)
Networld Awards recognized Fortinet's FortiDDoS-400B as the best product of the year thanks to its high performance, functionality, and flexible deployments designed to defend the corporate network against DDoS threats.

Fortinet wins VAR India Award for NGFW strategy

(November 2014)
Readers of influential channel magazine VAR India gave Fortinet the thumbs-up for its Next Generation Firewall strategy, initiatives, and marketing policies.
Fortinet wins 4 Computerworld Readers Choice awards in Singapore and Malaysia
(October 2014)
End-users in Singapore and Malaysia name Fortinet their favourite vendor for Enterprise Firewall/VPN and IDS/IPS.
Fortinet wins Best UTM award from Network World Asia
(October 2014)
Network World Asia readers voted Fortinet’s FortiGate line as the industry’s best Unified Threat Management Solution.

Fortinet wins Solution Excellence award from PC Market

(October 2014)
Leading IT publication in Hong Kong recognises Fortinet’s Application Delivery Network solution for technological innovation, product performance, and functionality.
Fortinet wins Network Security Solution of the Year
(October 2014)
Computing Security Awards 2014 recognizes Fortinet's FortiGate-1500D as the best network security solution of the year security thanks to its best in class performance and features with custom hardware including the latest FortiASIC™ NP6 processors for high performance and, at its heart, the industry leading FortiOS operating system, which provides superior IPS, application control, and anti-malware intelligence, allowing customers to look deeper into their content, applications, user, and device behavior.
Fortinet Wins “VBSpam + Award” from Virus Bulletin Magazine
(June 2014)
Fortinet’s FortiMail messaging security solution has earned its third VBSpam+ certification, the highest achievable honor from leading security magazine Virus Bulletin. This is also Fortinet’s 30th consecutive VBSpam award.
FortiGate/FortiWifi-90D won “Złote Asy IT” award in category “Debut of the year 2014”
(June 2014)
FORTINET has won “Złote Asy IT” contest, organized by Reseller News editorial. FortiGate/FortiWifi-90D was honored in “Debut of the year 2014” category.
Fortinet Bags two Customer Care awards from Computerworld
(June 2014)
End-users in Singapore and Malaysia give Fortinet top marks for outstanding customer service.
Fortinet Wins Network World Awards for “Firewall & Network Security” and “UTM”
(June 2014)
Network World Asia editors and 100 Asia Pacific CIOs recognize Fortinet’s FortiGate line for the impact it made on enterprises across the region.
Fortinet Wins “Company of the Year” from the British Columbia Technology Industry Association (BCTIA)
(June 2014)
Fortinet was named “Company of the Year” at this year’s Technology Impact Awards (TIAs), which was hosted by the BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA). For more than two decades, the Technology Impact Awards have awarded top companies and innovation.
Fortinet wins the Network ME Award 2014 for the security vendor of the year
(May 2014)
Network ME Awards 2014 recognizes Fortinet as the best security vendor thanks to its range of on premises and managed security solutions. In addition, its solutions are widely adopted in the Middle East across all verticals.
FortiWifi-90D Gets “Product of the Year 2014” Award in NetWorld Magazine Contest
(April 2014)
FortiWiFi-90D device has won Networld’s “Product of the year 2014” competition in “Security” category. Editors wrote: “FortiWiFi-90D device – comparing to the other UTMs manufacturers – provides a full range of enterprise-class security features without any additional licenses”.
Fortinet Wins Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Network Security Vendor of the Year Award
(April 2014)
Leading analyst firm recognises Fortinet’s market share leadership, product innovation and consistent efforts in meeting customer needs.

Fortinet Receives 2014 Hughes Supplier Excellence Award

(April 2014)
Security professionals recognize FortiGate-200D as best UTM solution at key european event. The FortiGate-200D was acknowledged for its high levels of performance, comprehensive threat protection and deployment flexibility.
Fortinet Awarded Five-Star Rating in CRN’s 2014 Partner Program Guide
(April 2014)
Fortinet was awarded a Five-Star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide, the annual directory listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The Five-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.

Fortinet’s FortiGate-140D-POE Wins SC Magazine 5 Star Award and “Best Buy” Rating

(March 2014)
Fortinet was honored by SC Magazine with a five star (out of five stars) award and “Best Buy” rating in the magazine’s latest UTM appliance roundup published on March 3, 2014. The appliance won perfect five star marks in the categories of Features, Support, Ease of Use, Value for Money, Performance and Documentation.
FortiWifi-60D gets IT Professional Recommendation Award
(March 2014)
IT Professional editorial staff provided comprehensive tests of FortiWifi 60D device. The device has got 9 out of 10 points and recommendation. The solution was awarded for high performance and versatility.
Fortinet wins the Channel ME Award 2014 for the Security Vendor of the Year
(March 2014)
Channel ME recognizes Fortinet as the best security vendor because of its commitment to driving channel growth through business development activities, partner initiatives, training, its solutions widely adopted in the Middle East across all verticals and support.