Fortinet Appoints Exclusive Networks’ Affiliates as Distributors in Indonesia and Singapore

Partnership will drive demand for Fortinet’s enterprise security, inclusive of its secure wireless, solutions

Jakarta, Indonesia, 1 December 2016 Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cyber security, today announced that it has appointed global value-added distribution group Exclusive Networks’ affiliates PT Transition Systems and Agile Distribution as its new distributors in Indonesia and Singapore respectively, to expand its business and security footprint in these two territories.

The agreement covers Fortinet’s Security Fabric solution portfolio, which provides seamless, intelligent and powerful protection that organizations need across physical, virtual, and cloud environments − end-to-end. PT Transition Systems and Agile Distribution also have special expertise in wireless security, and will help promote Fortinet’s Secure Access solutions to enterprises in the two countries.

Fortinet chose Exclusive Networks for its long experience in the IT security sector, large ecosystem of reseller partners, and track record of success in working with Fortinet in many parts of the world. This appointment complements Fortinet's current distributorship arrangements in Indonesia and Singapore.

Peerapong Jongvibool, Fortinet’s VP for Southeast Asia & Hong Kong, said: “We are expanding our business across the region, especially in the large enterprise and financial services sectors, and having value-added distributors like Exclusive Networks bring our solutions to market is absolutely critical.”

Under this agreement, Exclusive Networks will assign dedicated resources to support Fortinet's business, including setting up a team to handle both pre-sales and post-sales functions. The distributor will also establish regular marketing programs, as well as partner enablement and training sessions, to equip resellers with the necessary skills and knowledge to sell Fortinet's products.

“We have a long history of successful and strong partnership with Fortinet in other parts of the world. We are thrilled to extend it today to Indonesia and Singapore,” said Jonathan Juay, Managing Director for Exclusive Networks Asia. “Our local knowledge and vast network of resellers will ensure that enterprises across all verticals can tap Fortinet’s cutting edge technologies to enjoy comprehensive and effective threat protection across the expanding attack surface.”

About Fortinet

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 290,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses. Learn more at, the Fortinet Blog, or FortiGuard Labs.

Copyright © 2016 Fortinet, Inc. All rights reserved. The symbols ® and ™ denote respectively federally registered trademarks and unregistered trademarks of Fortinet, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates. Fortinet's trademarks include, but are not limited to, the following: Fortinet, FortiGate, FortiGuard, FortiManager, FortiMail, FortiClient, FortiCloud, FortiCare, FortiAnalyzer, FortiReporter, FortiOS, FortiASIC, FortiWiFi, FortiSwitch, FortiVoIP, FortiBIOS, FortiLog, FortiResponse, FortiCarrier, FortiScan, FortiAP, FortiDB, FortiVoice and FortiWeb. Other trademarks belong to their respective owners. Fortinet has not independently verified statements or certifications herein attributed to third parties and Fortinet does not independently endorse such statements. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, nothing herein constitutes a warranty, guarantee, binding specification or other binding commitment by Fortinet, and performance and other specification information herein may be unique to certain environments. This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve uncertainties and assumptions, such as statements regarding technology releases. Changes of circumstances, product release delays, or other risks as stated in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, located at, may cause results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in this press release. If the uncertainties materialize or the assumptions prove incorrect, results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and assumptions. All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements. Fortinet assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements, and expressly disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.