Meet the remarkably effective and affordable Fortinet FortiGate-30E. This firewall provides a quick, easy answer to the question of safe, uninterrupted remote access. Of course, this is a question that everyone’s asking nowadays. The FG-30E punches well above it’s pricepoint with UTM Throughput of 150 Mbps.
Additionally, the FortiGate-30E boasts IPS Throughput of 300 Mbps. It also has Firewall Throughput of 950 Gbps. And, the FG-30E has NGFW Throughput of 200 Mbps. Moreover, the FG 30E is capable of handling up to 15 users. As a result, it is ideal for small businesses or branch offices on a budget.
What are FortiCare and FortiGuard support contracts? How do I choose one of these for my FortiGate-30E?
Good question. When you purchase an FG 30E, you have several options to go with the firewall itself. These support contracts ensure that your firewall performs at its highest level, for as long as possible. However, without these support options in place, a firewall would be an expensive doorstop.
What are they, then?
FortiCare gives global tech support to your FortiGate-30E on a per-product basis. You’ll receive a timely response to any technical issues. You’ll also enjoy complete visibility on ticket resolution progress. It includes firmware upgrades, access to the support portal and associated resources. In addition, there’s reporting on technical incidents (via the web, chat, and telephone) There’s also a hardware return option.
Basically, FortiGuard is the self-updating security part of your FG-30E. In other words, it’s what makes it a firewall. It includes a wide range of security services. Each is designed to tackle the most advanced threats at any given time. This includes AntiVirus, Advanced Malware Protection, and Content Filtering. There’s also Sandboxing, AntiSpam, Email Security, Botnet Protection, and more.
Read our article, FORTIGATE-30E – THE LITTLE FIREWALL THAT CAN!