Fortinet FortiGate-201E / FG-201E Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Security Appliance

Fortinet FortiGate 201E – Security appliance – GigE – 2U

SKU: FG-201E~PVAR Categories: , Brand: Fortinet


The Fortinet Enterprise Firewall Solution delivers end-to-end network security with one platform, one network security operating system and unified policy management with a single pane of glass — for the industry’s best protection against the most advanced security threats and targeted attacks.


  1. Console Port
  2. USB Port
  3. 2x GE RJ45 Management/HA Ports
  4. 2x GE RJ45 WAN Ports
  5. 14x GE RJ45 Ports
  6. 4x GE SFP Slots

Content Processor 

Fortinet’s new, breakthrough SPU CP9 content processor works outside of the direct flow of traffic and accelerates the inspection of computationally intensive security features:

  • Enhanced IPS performance with unique capability of full signature matching at ASIC
  • SSL Inspection capabilities based on the latest industry mandated cipher suites
  • Encryption and decryption offloading

Network Processor

The SPU NP6Lite network processor works inline with firewall and VPN functions delivering:

  • Wire-speed firewall performance for any size packets
  • VPN acceleration
  • Anomaly-based intrusion prevention, checksum offload and packet defragmentation
  • Traffic shaping and priority queuing


Control all the security and networking capabilities across the entire FortiGate platform with one intuitive operating system. Reduce operating expenses and save time with a truly consolidated next generation security platform. 

  • A truly consolidated platform with one OS for all security and networking services for all FortiGate platforms.
  • Industry-leading protection: NSS Labs Recommended, VB100, AV Comparatives and ICSA validated security and performance. 
  • Control thousands of applications, block the latest exploits, and filter web traffic based on millions of real-time URL ratings.
  • Detect, contain and block advanced attacks automatically in minutes with integrated advanced threat protection framework.
  • Solve your networking needs with extensive routing, switching, WiFi, LAN and WAN capabilities.
  • Activate all the SPU-boosted capabilities you need on the fastest firewall platform available.

Additional information

Weight 68 lbs
Dimensions 575 × 195 × 510 in

No License, UTP, 360 Protection, Enterprise


Hardware Only, 1 Year, 3 Years, 5 Years

Product Description Fortinet FortiGate 201E - security appliance
Device Type Security appliance
Form Factor External
Processor Fortinet FortiASIC CP9/NP6Lite
Hard Drive SSD 480 GB x 1
Performance Firewall throughput (1518-byte UDP): 20 Gbps u00a6 Firewall throughput (512-byte UDP): 20 Gbps u00a6 Firewall throughput (64-byte UDP): 9 Gbps u00a6 Firewall latency (64-byte UDP): 3 u00b5s u00a6 Firewall throughput: 13.5 Mpps u00a6 VPN throughput (512-bit IPSec): 9 Gbps u00a6 VPN throughput (SSL): 300 Mbps u00a6 IPS throughput (HTTP): 6 Gbps u00a6 IPS throughput: 2.2 Gbps u00a6 SSL inspection throughput: 1 Gbps u00a6 Application control (AVC) throughput: 3.5 Gbps u00a6 NGFW throughput: 1.8 Gbps u00a6 Threat prevention throughput: 1.2 Gbps u00a6 CAPWAP throughput: 1.5 Gbps
Capacity Concurrent TCP sessions: 2000000 u00a6 New sessions per second: 135000 u00a6 Firewall policies: 10000 u00a6 Gateway to gateway IPSec VPN Tunnels: 2000 u00a6 Client to gateway IPSec VPN tunnels: 5000 u00a6 Concurrent SSL VPN users: 300 u00a6 Number of FortiAP devices: 128 u00a6 Number of FortiClient devices: 600 u00a6 Virtual domains: 10 u00a6 Number of FortiToken devices: 1000
Included Accessories 4 rubber feet, 2 rack mount brackets
Power AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Processors Installed Fortinet FortiASIC CP9/NP6Lite
Connectivity Technology Wired
Features Firewall protection, VPN support, content filtering, manageable, High Availability, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), anti-virus protection
Encryption Algorithm SSL
Interfaces 14 x 1000Base-T - RJ-45 u00a6 4 x 1000Base-X - SFP (mini-GBIC) u00a6 2 x 1000Base-T - RJ-45 (WAN) u00a6 2 x 1000Base-T (management) - RJ-45 u00a6 1 x USB 2.0 - Type A u00a6 1 x console - RJ-45
Cables Included 1 x network cable u00a6 1 x console cable
Compliant Standards UL, VCCI, BSMI, ICSA IPSec certified, ICSA Firewall certified, cUL, ICSA Antivirus, CB, FCC Part 15 B Class A, RCM
Power Device Internal power supply
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Consumption Operational 70.98 Watt