The Fortinet FG-100EF Next-Generation Firewall puts up impressive numbers for it’s price. For example, the FG100E pushes 360 Mbps of NGFW Throughput, 250 Mbps of Threat Protection, and 130 Mbps of SSL Inspection Throughput. It also has 500 Mbps IPS Throughput, and just 3 µs of latency. IPsec VPN Throughput is 4 Gbps. Of course, it also has the built-in secure SD-WAN capability that Fortinet pioneered.
The FG-100EF intertwines fluidly in the cloud with other Fortinet products. with great features and support. The web interface is extremely intuitive and the CLI is a breeze to use. The VPN capacity, SSL inspection, and other traffic metrics are eye-popping for the price.
The high availability and SD Wan features that customers want are super easy to use and configure. FortiGates are a great alternative to more expensive solutions that still lag way behind.
The Fortinet FG-100EF Next-Generation Firewall has a true next-gen firewall feature set. Building policies to perfectly suit your infrastructure needs is surprisingly easy. It’s a very scalable solution that will serve a mid-sized organization with plenty of room to grow into. And, it’s easy to license up or down to suit your needs. Plus, Fortinet’s partner support is amazing.
What’s the difference between the FG-100E and the FG-100EF?
Now that we’ve talked all about the FortiGate 100E, there’s one more thing. And that’s the FortiGate 100EF. You may have seen it and wondered what the difference between the two is. The answer is, not a whole lot, just port configuration.
The FG-100EF has six more GE SFP slots than the FG-100E does. So, whereas the FG-100E has two of them, the FG-100EF has eight. However, the FG-100E 14 RJ45 Ethernet ports, whereas the FG-100EF has only eight. Everything else is the same.
Fortinet FG-100EF: WHO NEEDS IT?
Another great question! The FortiGate 100EF is a midrange firewall that is easy to deploy and operate. It gives you complete visibility of your entire network.
If you’re a small or medium-sized business with a hundred users or even more, this firewall might have your name all over it. We’d love to tell you more about the FortiGate 100E. So, why not give us a call at 877-449-0458, or reach out at [email protected]?
Fortinet FG-100EF Next-Generation Firewall