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Options Opts for Fortinet to Strengthen its Security and Performance Quality

By CIOReview | Monday, May 30, 2016
Andrew Del Matto, CFO, Fortinet

Andrew Del Matto, CFO, Fortinet

SUNNYVALE, CA: Options has recently implemented Fortinet Solutions to develop high-performance security at scale for their most demanding environment. Options—a known IT infrastructure and managed service provider across the global capital market has been categorized as an Industry based cloud services supplier in the global financial market and a developer of a secure, scalable enterprise-centric technologies. It has selected FortiGate and FortiMail from Fortinet to balance the massive activities of Options’ client within high-level of performance.

 “In many cases, financial services networks have been deemed critical infrastructure by national governments, putting even more pressure on their security posture. These organizations require a high performance Security Fabric that can span across their infrastructure and automatically scale with rapid transactions and evolving requirements. Options turned to Fortinet because they needed proven protection combined with the performance and scale necessary to support the enhanced functionality that it provides through its cloud services,” says Araldo Menegon, MD of Fortinet.

Fortinet services bestows  users by supplying them developed and seamless protection from critical security attacks on network, applications, cloud or mobile surfaces. Option has deployed  Fortinet’s FortiGate enterprise firewalls to manages both its most demanding and performance-sensitive locations, including Internet-facing services,  non-data center projects, VPN-enabled home networks, web filtering and WiFi integration.

While, accelerating control and visibility on all network security capabilities through one intuitive operating solution the FortiGate enterprise firewalls helps organizations in minimizing the latency and risk of data breaches. In addition the solution works significantly to boost up the speed of business enterprises and their clients. Therefore, the implementation of FortiGate units delivers Options a significant view that embraces decreased false-positive incidents through their intrusion prevention and intrusion defense systems. On the other hand FortiMail of Fotinet, provides Options endless protections against email-based inbound and outbound threats and data loss. The platform has been designed to control the most demanding messaging systems and deliver protection from spam, malware and other message-borne threats.

“It is also imperative to mention the high-performance, while providing top of class effectiveness extended by these solutions against dynamic security threats, which in turns simplifies the overall IT security deployment while still supporting the performance needs of the business,” adds Del Matto, CFO, Fortinet.