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Fortinet takes industry recognition and evaluations seriously, and we were very pleased when in their 4th Next Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS) Test Report and Security Value Map NSS Labs rated Fortinet FortiGate IPS as “Recommended,” their somewhat understated way of according a product their highest rating. [Read More]
by RSS Nat Smith  |  Nov 07, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Digital transformation is rapidly reshaping industries, generating explosive productivity growth, and creating entirely new business models. The Internet of Things (IoT) is an important technology pillar in today’s digital transformation process, as connected devices are able to collect unprecedented volumes of information, enabling data-driven decision making for better business outcomes and improved quality of life. From consumer to corporate, local to global, we are an increasingly interconnected digital society. IoT networks... [Read More]
by RSS Jonathan Nguyen-Duy  |  Nov 07, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Fortinet recently hosted nine information security and healthcare IT leaders at its Healthcare Advisory Board Meeting in Miami. Over the course of the two-day event, leaders from Fortinet met and collaborated with these members of the healthcare information security community to get a full understanding of the cybersecurity challenges they face every day on the frontlines of protecting critical patient information and proprietary medical research. This is an exciting and challenging time in the healthcare technology industry. Technical innovations... [Read More]
by RSS Susan Biddle  |  Nov 02, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Fortinet participated in the NSS Labs 2017 Breach Detection System (BDS) group test and was awarded a Recommended rating for its latest FortiSandbox 2000E appliance introduced in the second half of 2017. [Read More]
by RSS Damien Lim  |  Nov 01, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Jon Bove recently rejoined Fortinet as vice president of channel sales. We sat down with Jon to get his perspective on his new role and learn about what he envisions for partners going forward with Fortinet. [Read More]
by RSS Jon Bove, John Welton  |  Oct 31, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology, Security Q & A
Fortinet is a Premier Sponsor of The Summit, the inaugural AT&T Business event that is bringing together 2500 thought leaders, influencers, and customers for three days to be inspired and informed about the future of technology and how it impacts the world. This premiere event is being held from October 30-November 2, 2017 at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Dallas, Texas. [Read More]
by RSS Jennifer McDonald  |  Oct 30, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
When one of the world’s largest food services companies needed a better way to connect its vast distributed network of operations, it turned to Microsoft Azure and Fortinet to "move the entire organization to Azure on a single weekend morning: no issues, no downtime, no fuss!” The company is a top 5 global food services company that provides food and beverage services for schools, hospitals, and major public venues in dozens of countries. [Read More]
by RSS John Maddison  |  Oct 26, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology, Industry Trends
To further expand and solidify the power of threat information and intelligence sharing, specialists, researchers, and consumers of threat intelligence are gathering at the annual CyberNext DC on October 25, 2017. The Cyber Threat Alliance, the Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law, and the National Security Institute are this year’s conference sponsors. Keynotes will be delivered by Ron Johnson, US Senator from Wisconsin and Senate Homeland Security chair, and Michael Daniel, President & CEO of the Cyber Threat Alliance. [Read More]
by RSS Derek Manky  |  Oct 25, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Fortinet has been listed in the inaugural Fortune Future 50 list, a new ranking of elite companies best positioned for breakout growth. Produced in partnership with BCG, the rankings were determined based on the analysis of 15 years of financial results from 2,300 publicly traded U.S. companies as well as over 70,000 10-K reports. This analysis was conducted using an advanced AI algorithm designed to assess an organization’s long-term orientation, their emphasis on things such as adaptation and sustainability, their market potential combined... [Read More]
by RSS Bill McGee  |  Oct 24, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
We sat down with Richard Armstrong, VP of Solutions Engineering, Fortinet, to learn more about the NSE Xperts Academy taking place this week and the role it has for our valued partners in this industry context. [Read More]
by RSS Richard Armstrong, John Welton  |  Oct 23, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology