Fortinet Introduces New Security Automation Capabilities on Amazon Web Services, Expands Fortinet Security Fabric Offerings
“Fortinet is committed to helping customers make their journey to the cloud even more secure by expanding our offerings on Amazon Web Services and supporting additional cloud security use cases. To further support resource-constrained teams, today’s announcement is helping our customers automate additional security processes and more seamlessly integrate into their application life cycle.”
- New Management and Automation Capabilities:
Fortinetnow facilitates a more streamlined and automated rollout of security services that are designed to be less prone to human error with new automation templates, FortiCASB configuration assessments and web application firewall (WAF) rulesets for Amazon API Gateway.
- Containers, AWS Security Hub, and Broad Protection: On top of the existing broad set of
Fortinetsecurity offerings on AWS, Fortinetis announcing support for AWS Security Hub. Fortinetnow also offers FortiWeb Web Application Firewall in AWS Container Marketplace, enhancing multi-layer security protection at the API level, the VM level and the container level for applications running on AWS.
- Native Integration for DevOps Teams: New Fortinet WAF rules for API Gateway,
Quick Startguides for initial deployment and support for AWS Transit Gateway help DevOps teams more easily integrate security into their automated application lifecycle routines.
- Access to
Cloud Offerings Via Partners: Fortinethas been named one of the few vendors selling solutions on the AWS Marketplace to participate in the AWS Consulting Partner Private Offer program. Participation in this program allows Fortinetpartners to easily provide AWS customers with best-of-breed Fortinetsecurity solutions for their cloud applications.
The rapid deployment of new applications and introduction of new services on AWS require DevOps and IT teams to integrate security into everything they do as quickly as possible so as not to stifle the pace of innovation. This is no small task that requires both time and resources. To help organizations keep up with this pace,
With new automation templates, FortiCASB configuration assessments, and WAF rulesets on Amazon API Gateway, users who used to have to manually build automation scripts for integrating and configuring security for their applications on AWS can now leverage these automated pre-packaged best practice templates for quick and reliable security visibility.
DevOps teams can also now utilize native integration with AWS via new Fortinet WAF rulesets for API Gateway, quick start guides for initial deployment and integration with AWS Transit Gateway. With these new features, DevOps teams can save time and resources by quickly integrating security best practices into their automated application lifecycle routines.
The new offerings and capabilities announced today allow AWS users the ability to natively introduce best-of-breed multi-layer security into their application lifecycle routines and workflows, significantly mitigate risk and provide even more peace of mind when deploying applications on the cloud. The Fortinet Security Fabric provides a broad set of cloud security use cases. By implementing the Fortinet Security Fabric on AWS, customers can apply consistent security policies throughout their hybrid infrastructures and can realize multi-layer security protection and operational benefits for running applications on AWS.
AWS is a member of the
“Fortinet continues to show commitment to providing first-rate security solutions for cloud-based deployments. With today’s announcement,
“As an early adopter in the AWS Marketplace Consulting Partner Private Offer Program, ePlus can now provide our customers with the flexibility and convenience to buy on-demand offerings from
- Read our blog to learn more about Fortinet’s participation in AWS Security Hub and Container Marketplace.
- Read our blog to learn more about Fortinet’s support of AWS Transit Gateway.
- Read our blog to learn more about Fortinet’s participation in the AWS Marketplace Consulting Partner Private Offer Program.
- Learn more about the Fortinet Security Fabric on AWS Marketplace.
- Sign up for the weekly FortiGuard Threat Intelligence Briefs.
- Read more about our Network Security Expert program,
Network Security Academyprogram or our FortiVets program.
- Read more about the Fortinet Security Fabric or the Third Generation of Network Security.
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