FortiCache 4.0.1 Administration Guide

Introduction FortiCache high performance web caching appliances address bandwidth saturation, high latency, and poor performance caused by caching popular internet content locally for carriers, service providers, enterprises, and educational networks. FortiCache appliances reduce the cost and impact of cached content on the network while increasing performance and the end-user experience by improving the speed of […]

FortiBridge 4.0 Administration Guide

Introduction FortiBridge enables you to add traffic monitoring and security devices to your network, without any loss in network integrity. FortiBridge supports two normal modes of operation: inline mode and TAP mode. Inline mode supports network configurations that require in-line monitoring/security devices. TAP mode supports various traffic TAP configurations, where the main network path is […]

Fortinet Single Sign On – FortiAuthenticator 4.0

Fortinet Single Sign-On FSSO is a set of methods to transparently authenticate users to FortiGate and FortiCache devices. This means that the FortiAuthenticator unit is trusting the implicit authentication of a different system, and using that to identify the user. FortiAuthenticator takes this framework and enhances it with several authentication methods: Users can authenticate through […]

Port Based Network Access Control – FortiAuthenticator 4.0

Port-based Network Access Control Port-based Network Access Control (PNAC), or 802.1X, authentication requires a client, an authenticator, and an authentication server (such as a FortiAuthenticator device). The client is a device that wants to connect to the network. The authenticator is simply a network device, such as a wireless access point or switch. The authentication […]

FortiAuthenticator 4.0 Authentication

Authentication FortiAuthenticator provides an easy to configure authentication server for your users. Multiple FortiGate units can use a single FortiAuthenticator unit for remote authentication and FortiToken device management. FortiAuthenticatorin a multiple FortiGate unit network This chapter includes the following topics: l What to configure l User account policies l User management l FortiToken devices and […]

FortiAuthenticator 4.0 System

System The System tab enables you to manage and configure the basic system options for the FortiAuthenticator unit. This includes the basic network settings to connect the device to the corporate network, the configuration of administrators and their access privileges, managing and updating firmware for the device, and managing messaging servers and services. The System […]