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FortiADC

by Fortinet

Product Information  

FortiADC

Category: Application Delivery Controllers
Category: Load Balancer

Product Description

The FortiADC line of hardware and virtual Application Delivery Controllers provide unmatched Server Load Balancing performance whether you need to scale an application across a few servers in a single data center or serve multiple applications to millions of users around the globe. With included SSL Offloading, HTTP Compression, Global Server Load Balancing, Firewall and Link Load Balancing, they offer the performance, features and security you need at a single-all inclusive price. Advanced models include 10-GE SFP+ ports, hardware-based SSL ASICs, dedicated management channels and dual power supplies to meet the demands of datacenter environments with L4 throughput up to 50 Gbps. Highlights -L4 throughput from 2.7 Gbps to 50 Gbps. -Delivers 99.999% application uptime with intelligent server load balancing. -Intuitive L7 policy-based routing to dynamically rewrite content to support complex applications and server configurations. -Hardware and software-based SSL offloading reduces the performance impact on your server infrastructure. -Multiple failover options for high availability ensures your applications continue to perform even if there is a hardware failure. -An intuitive GUI and full CLI that’s easy to use and manage with set up time taking less than an hour for most server environments. -Included Global Server Load Balancing distributes traffic across multiple geographical locations for disaster recovery. -Link Load Balancing distributes traffic over multiple ISPs to increase resilience and reduce the need for costly bandwidth upgrades.

Vendor Information

Background

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Our customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide, including the majority of the 2011 Fortune Global 100.

Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., with offices around the world. Founded in 2000 by Ken Xie, the visionary founder and former president and CEO of NetScreen, Fortinet is led by a strong and seasoned management team with deep experience in networking and security. Fortinet's market position has been validated by widespread recognition by industry analysts, business organizations, and media.

Fortinet's flagship FortiGate security appliances deliver ASIC-accelerated performance and integrates multiple layers of security designed to help protect against application and network threats. Our broad product line of complementary solutions goes beyond UTM to help secure the extended enterprise - from endpoints, to the perimeter and the core, including databases and applications. 

Fortinet generated $615m revenue and 15% year-over-year growth in 2013. The company is solidly profitable with more than $843M in cash, and is cash flow positive.