Cybersecurity solutions leader, Fortinet has announced that the Fortinet Security Fabric has reached more than 400 technology integrations in its Open Fabric Ecosystem. These integrations have been made possible through Fortinet’s Fabric-Ready Partner Program, which is made up of strategic partnerships with industry-leading organizations. The technology integrations will further deliver end-to-end security with broad visibility and seamless management through integrated, pre-validated solutions.
The Open Security Fabric of Fortinet helps organizations consolidate their solutions and now through these integrations will enable unify an array of solutions that will communicate and work together to detect, monitor, block, and remediate attacks across the entire attack surface.
Fortinet’s Fabric-Ready Partner Program that was launched in 2016 provides program infrastructure, resources and tools for alliance partners to integrate with the Security Fabric, develop joint solutions and become part of the ecosystem. Fabric-Ready technology alliance partnerships now span a wide array of technology areas, including cloud, OT, IoT, SD-WAN, networking and more.
Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India & SAARC at Fortinet said, “Fortinet features one of the largest ecosystems in the industry that extends the breadth of the Security Fabric beyond our own products, achieving a more holistic view of the IT infrastructure. As a result of more than 400 integrations, customers benefit from improved security effectiveness, reduced complexity and simplified operations, resulting in an overall greater ROI and comprehensive protection across their entire digital attack surface.”
The Fabric Ecosystem extends the Fortinet Security Fabric, benefitting customers from the following types of integrated ecosystem solutions –
· Fabric Connectors: Fortinet-developed deep integrations into technology partner platforms that automate operations, policies, and processes.
· Fabric APIs: Partner-developed Fabric API integrations for a broad range of ecosystem solutions to secure the entire digital attack surface.
· Fabric DevOps: Community-driven set of security automation and orchestration tools and scripts developed by Fortinet, partners, and customers.
· Extended Fabric Ecosystem: Threat intelligence sharing partnerships and other vendor technology integrations.
Customers in order to secure their infrastructure can select from and leverage a broad array of integrated solutions. They can choose the solution that fits best their requirement and whatever phase they are in on their digital journey. The Open Fabric Ecosystem solutions extend the benefits of the Security Fabric, and are a testament to the openness of the Security Fabric and inclusive philosophy of the Fabric-Ready Partner Program.