Fortinet firewall hits 1Tbps

There are several constants in the IT world: The demand for more CPU power, for more storage and for more firewall throughput. Fortinet Inc. says the day will soon come when 1 Terabit

Published on: July 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Two security vendors call for teamwork to fight malware

IT vendors by nature are combative organizations who sometimes form uneasy partnerships when it suits their needs. But perhaps fighting hackers and their seemingly inevitable  ways of breaking into networks – particularly in

Published on: May 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Fortinet adds more application delivery controllers to lineup

Fortinet has updated its application delivery controllers for enterprise data centres and managed service providers. The company said Tuesday the three devices provide high performance,  rich features and strong security for high volume

Published on: April 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

RSA Conference roundup: Fortinet, HP announce security products

The annual RSA Conference in San Francisco begins in earnest Monday morning with pre-session seminars about the state of IT security and skill shortages. But this year’s conference is surrounded by controversy in

Published on: February 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New Fortinet solution offers retail analytics

COZUMEL, Mexico -- Mobile online shopping promises retailers a giant untapped revenue stream. That may be the case for some vendors, but a number of large retail chains probably feel more like having

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Fortinet, SRI partner in SCADA network security research

Network security firm Fortinet Inc., has entered into a strategic alliance with non-profit research organization Stanford Research Institute (SRI) to collaborate on research into network security for supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)

Published on: December 9th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Gen Y workers OK with flouting cloud, BYOD policies

Corporate IT administrators may have more to worry about than just the wave of smart watches, Google glasses and other wearable computing devices that could flood the enterprise soon. A recent survey of

Published on: October 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

FortiGate 3700D hits160Gbps throughput at low cost

In recent years, high-performance and fast firewalls have become critical in enabling security infrastructures to keep up with the ever increasing Ethernet speeds of networks threat management tool developed for data centres and

Published on: October 7th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Real-World Network Security Performance Testing

As networking continues to evolve and organizations look to refresh their security architecture to embrace the latest technologies, they must sift through competing vendor claims about protection, performance and price. They need a

Published on: August 20th, 2013 Jeff