9 Unified Threat Management Security Appliances To Watch In 2013


Fortinet UTM

Fortinet sells 23 different models of UTM appliances ranging from 20 Mbps to 559 Gbps of firewall throughput. And, the company holds the market share lead, according to Frost & Sullivan's Rodriguez. He said the company has done a good job propelling its brand name and recognition.

Fortinet provides the FortiGate security platform designed to scale from small offices to very large enterprises, service providers and carriers. The appliances are updated on a continual basis with threat and vulnerability information from the FortiGuard Labs team. In addition to next generation firewall, VPN, and IPS capabilities, the appliances also provide data loss prevention, antimalware, antispam, application control, Web filtering, wireless controller and vulnerability management along with wireless access on certain models. The appliances support IPv6 and VoIP.