Accuity is the leading worldwide provider of global payment routing data, anti-money laundering (AML) screening software and services that allow organizations, across multiple industries, to maximize efficiency and facilitate compliance of their transactions. Accuity maintains the most authoritative and comprehensive databases globally with a reputation built on the accuracy and quality of data, products and services.
"We have had significant growth through acquisitions, which led to a plethora of network security solutions being deployed throughout our global network," said
For the global network security deployment, Accuity purchased:
With so many different types of companies and government agencies relying on Accuity's solutions, a private cloud environment was very important to them. With Fortinet's Virtual Domain (VDOM) capabilities, Accuity can segment each business unit (i.e. securities, banking and government) to help meet compliance mandates for each group without interfering with other business units. Yet, global changes are able to be made, as well as global reporting and network analysis.
"Because of the type of information we provide to worldwide companies and government agencies, it's critical that our systems are up 24/7 and that those systems are completely secure and separated from one another," said
"Accuity was able to simplify its network security footprint by standardizing on Fortinet for its global refresh," said
About Fortinet (www.fortinet.com)
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and the market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Our customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide, including the majority of the 2009 Fortune Global 100. Fortinet's flagship FortiGate product delivers ASIC-accelerated performance and integrates multiple layers of security designed to help protect against application and network threats. Fortinet's broad product line goes beyond UTM to help secure the extended enterprise -- from endpoints, to the perimeter and the core, including databases and applications. Fortinet is headquartered in
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