Money In The Bank
At the recent Fortinet Global Partner Conference, executives noted that the company has roughly $690 million in cash and is open to the idea of mergers and acquisitions as a means of further strengthening its market position. CRN later canvassed as many partners as we could find in order to learn which companies the channel thought would take Fortinet to the next level. Two caveats here: We're not saying discussions with any of these companies are under way, and we're not saying that any of these companies are available or what their prices might be. But here are some thoughts from partners attending the Fortinet GPC.