Configuring a WiFi LAN

Configuring a WiFi LAN When working with a FortiGate WiFi controller, you can configure your wireless network before you install any access points. If you are working with a standalone FortiWiFi unit, the access point hardware is already present but the configuration is quite similar. Both are covered in this section. Overview of WiFi controller […]

Captive portals

Captive portals A captive portal is a convenient way to authenticate web users on wired or WiFi networks. This section describes: Introduction to Captive portals l Configuring a captive portal l Customizing captive portal pages Configuration example – Captive portal WiFi access control Introduction to Captive portals You can authenticate your users on a web […]

Introduction to wireless networking

Introduction to wireless networking This chapter introduces some concepts you should understand before working with wireless networks, describes Fortinet’s wireless equipment, and then describes the factors you need to consider in planning deployment of a wireless network. Wireless concepts Security Authentication Wireless networking equipment Automatic Radio Resource Provisioning Wireless concepts Wireless networking is radio technology, […]

FortiAP 5.4.2 Release Notes

Introduction This document provides the following information for FortiAP version 5.4.2: l Supported models l What’s new in FortiAP 5.4.2 l Upgrade Information l Product Integration and Support l Resolved Issues For more information on upgrading your FortiAP device, see the Deploying Wireless Networks for FortiOS 5.4 guide in the Fortinet Document Library. Supported models […]