Fortinet Inc. announced the release of a carrier version of FortiGate multi-threat security platform, a solution provider-friendly version of the technology.
Fortinet hopes FortiCarrier will help solution providers implement cloud-based security for their customers as well as in their own business environment.
The FortiCarrier line of products includes secure VoIP infrastructures, automated provisioning and management, as well as intelligent infrastructure. These features were included in an attempt to help solution providers offer Security as a Service to their customers.
The three products in the FortiCarrier line are FortiOS Carrier 4.0, the software aspect of the offering, and FortiCarrier-3810A and FortiCarrier-5001A-DW, which encompass the hardware aspect.