Fortinet secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide.
Fortinet primarily sells our products and services directly to distributors who sell to resellers and service providers, who, in turn, sell to our end-customers. In certain cases, we sell directly to government-focused resellers, very large service providers and major systems integrator partners who have large purchasing power and unique customer deployment requirements.
Fortinet commenced its initial public offering on November 18, 2009. Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, J.P. Morgan and Deutsche Bank Securities were joint book-running managers of the offering, and Robert W. Baird & Co., RBC Capital Markets, ThinkEquity LLC, JMP Securities and Signal Hill served as co-managers.
Fortinet's common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "FTNT."
Fortinet was incorporated in Delaware in November 2000. Our principal executive office is located in Sunnyvale, California.
No. Fortinet does not sell shares directly to the public and does not offer a DRIP.
Fortinet's common stock can be purchased on the open market through any registered broker.
Fortinet has never declared or paid cash dividends on our common or convertible preferred stock. We currently do not anticipate paying any cash dividends in the foreseeable future. Any future determination to declare cash dividends will be made at the discretion of our board of directors, subject to applicable laws and will depend on our financial condition, results of operations, capital requirements, general business conditions and other factors that our board of directors may deem relevant.