Our partner Fortinet has been announced as a leader in the Magic Quadrant™ for network firewalls for 2021. This is the twelfth time that Fortinet has received recognition in this Magic Quadrant™.

Fortinet’s FortiGate Network Firewalls have been recognised as delivering enterprise security to any edge at any scale. FortiGate Next-Generation Firewalls have superior protection capabilities, allowing companies to avoid breaches and business disruptions by minimizing ransomware and other cyberattacks with segmentation, full visibility, and coordinated security. They also help reduce costs by eliminating point products and deliver security at hyper-scale to keep up with business growth. Just as importantly, they deliver seamless user experience and operational efficiency with consistent, coordinated, and automated security at any location.

Magic Quadrant™ is a series of market research reports published by IT consulting firm Gartner® that rely on proprietary qualitative data analysis methods to demonstrate market trends, such as direction, maturity and participants. Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ research methodology provides a graphical competitive positioning of four types of technology providers in fast-growing markets: Leaders, Visionaries, Niche Players and Challengers.

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You can also contact our networks expert Manuel Aquilina at manuel.aquilina@stl.com.mt.