FortiGate Virtual Next-generation Firewall Models and Specifications

FortiGate-VM next-generation firewall can be deployed as a virtual appliance in private and public cloud environments, either as a BYOL instance or provisioned on-demand via public cloud marketplaces. 

“V” Series VMs do not include VDOM licenses by default.  VDOM licenses can be added separately.

Actual performance may vary depending on the network and system configuration. Performance metrics were observed using a DELL R740 (CPU Intel Xeon Platinum 8168 2.7 GHz, Intel X710 network adapters), running FOS v5.6.3. Tested with VMware vSphere 6.5 Enterprise Plus. SR-IOV is enabled.


FortiGate-VM delivers comprehensive, advanced security for leading public cloud platforms including AWS, Azure, Google, Oracle and IBM, with support for both BYOL (bring your own license) and On-demand (pay-as-you-go).  Learn more about FortiGate-VM high performance next-generation firewall for public cloud: