FortiGate Virtual Machines

FortiGate-VM delivers protection from a broad array of network security threats.
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Adaptive multi-cloud security with AI-powered advanced threat protection

FortiGate-VM offers the same security and networking services included in the FortiOS 7.0 operating system and is available for public cloud, private cloud, and Telco Cloud (VNFs). With a consistent operational model across hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, and service provider environments, it reduces the training burden on security teams.

FortiGate NGFW is available in many different models to meet your needs ranging from entry-level hardware appliances to ultra high-end appliances to meet the most demanding threat protection performance requirements.  This ensures that enterprise campus, core data-center, or internal segments, FortiGate can fit seamlessly into your environment.


Choice of Form Factor

Few organizations use 100% hardware or 100% virtual IT infrastructure today, creating a need for both hardware and virtual appliances in your security strategy. Fortinet allows you to build the security solution that is right for your environment with hardware and virtual appliances to secure the core and the edge and increase visibility and control over communications within the virtualized infrastructure.

FortiManager virtual or physical appliances allow you to easily manage and update your Fortinet security assets — hardware, virtual, or both — from a single pane of glass.

Multi-Threat Security

Using the advanced FortiOS™ operating system, FortiGate appliances effectively neutralize a wide range of security threats facing your virtualized environment. Whether deployed at the edge as a front-line defence, or deep within the virtual infrastructure for inter-zone security, FortiGate appliances protect your infrastructure with some of the most effective security available today by enabling the security features you need.

Fortinet NGFW Virtual Machine Solutions

Fortinet’s FortiGate range of Next-gen firewalls is available in a variety of different models to ensure you have the right protection for your network.


  • 12 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | 1x vCPU core, (up to) 2 GB RAM

FortiGate-VM01, -VM01V

  • 12 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | re1x vCPU core, (up to) 2 GB RAM

FortiGate-VM02, -VM02V

  • 15 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | 2x vCPU cores, (up to) 4 GB RAM

FortiGate-VM04, -VM04V

  • 28 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | 4x vCPU cores, (up to) 6 GB RAM

FortiGate-VM08, -VM08V

  • 33 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | re8x vCPU cores, (up to) 12 GB RAM

FortiGate-VM16, -VM16V

  • 36 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | 16x vCPU cores, (up to) 24 GB RAMa

FortiGate-VM32, -VM32V

  • 50 Gbps Throughput
  • vCPU | 32x vCPU cores, (up to) 48 GB RAM

FortiGate-VMUL, -VMULV

  • vCPU | Unlimited vCPU cores and RAM

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As proud partners with Fortinet, we are uniquely positioned to deliver end-to-end secure digital infrastructure solutions protected by the world’s leading security provider. Get in touch to hear how Defence Enterprise Solutions can assist with your Fortinet infrastructure and help your business achieve its security goals.

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