Fortinet appliances and virtual appliances enable you to secure your educational institution’s enterprise-class network without sacrificing the ease of access that students require for effective learning. Real-time scanning of email, IM, web and file transfer content blocks viruses, worms, web-based malware sites, phishing attacks, and access to inappropriate content. Fortinet web-filtering, which receives regular updates from the FortiGuard® CIPA-certified web-ratings database, helps schools and libraries maintain compliance with government regulations such as H.R.4577.
FortiGate® consolidated security appliances are purpose-built to provide rapid deployment of essential security technologies to protect your enterprise-class educational network, along with the flexibility to scale with your growth plans as needed. FortiGate platforms offer a unique combination of FortiASIC™-accelerated performance and continuously updated threat intelligence from FortiGuard® Services, allowing Fortinet to deliver the fastest firewall available with the highest levels of network, content, and application security for educational institutions.
FortiManager™ and FortiAnalyzer™ centralized management and reporting appliances make it easy to secure thousands of desktops and laptops without stretching your IT budget or personnel. Extensive virtual domain and security zone capabilities enable your network administrators to craft policies specific to each department without sacrificing the performance of critical educational applications, or necessary access to internal and external resources.
The full family of Fortinet security solutions, including FortiClient™, FortiMail™, FortiDB™ and FortiWeb™, as well as virtual appliances further extend protection to all areas of your network.