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FortiSASE delivers a comprehensive solution to enable consistent security posture for users both on and off the network, while simplifying security policy management. Our single-vendor SASE solution offers a full set of networking and security capabilities including SWG, Universal ZTNA, CASB, FWaaS, and secure SD-WAN integration—all managed with one UI.

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This diagram describes what are the components and use cases of FortiSASE to secure remote users. FortiSASE includes Firewall-as-a-Service (FWaaS) and Secure Web Gateway (SWG) that both enable the Secure Internet Access use case. It includes Zero-Trust Network Access (ZTNA) and integration with Secure SD-WAN to enable Secure Private Access to corporate applications. And finally, it includes Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) for Secure SaaS Access for full control and visibility over SaaS application access and content.

Cloud-Delivered Enterprise-Grade Security Everywhere

FortiSASE helps extend secure access and high-performance connectivity to users regardless of their geographic locations. By delivering networking and security convergence, FortiSASE enables secure access to the web, cloud, and applications anywhere—while delivering enterprise-grade security.

Our family of industry-leading secure WLAN/LAN products integrates with the Fortinet Single-Vendor SASE solution. This enables secure micro-branches where LAN solutions are deployed to send traffic to a FortiSASE solution and ensure comprehensive security of all devices at the site.

Solving Today’s Hybrid Work Security Challenges

FortiSASE provides secure remote access to business applications and resources and seamlessly interoperates with network and security solutions deployed on-premises and in public and private clouds. With the unified agent and AI-powered security services, you can drive operational efficiency and ensure consistent security. Our cloud-delivered solution lets you:

  • Overcome security gaps
  • Simplify ops and enhance security and networking analytics
  • Shift to an OPEX model with simple, user-based tiered licensing

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Comprehensive Control, Visibility, and Analytics

Our intuitive user interface includes unified network and security visibility and is easy to configure. You can instantly see endpoints, users, point-of-presence graphical information, and threat analytics.

FortiSASE also integrates with Fortinet FortiManager, allowing unmatched visibility and management across on-premises and remote users.

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Features and Benefits

Unified FortiClient Agent

Provides both secure access and endpoint protection with a single, unified agent


Simplifies networking and security policy management with single agent, improving operational efficiency


Delivers consistent protection for on-prem & remote users to reduce gaps and configuration overhead


Counters threats in real time with FortiGuard AI-powered Security Services


Enables reliable user experience at any scale via seamless integration with Fortinet Secure SD-WAN


Enables consistent application access control in all locations with Universal ZTNA

FortiSASE Use Cases

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Secure Internet Access
Cloud-based firewall and secure proxy to enable anytime, anywhere security when browsing the web
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Secure Private Access
Flexible and granular secure connectivity to corporate applications with integration of Fortinet Secure SD-WAN and ZTNA solution
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Secure SaaS Access
Granular control over secure access to SaaS applications with inline and API-based cloud security broker (CASB)


Enterprise Analyst Validation

2022 Gartner® Market Guide for Single-Vendor SASE
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Fortinet is listed as a Representative Vendor in the Gartner® Market Guide for Single-Vendor SASE
Key Takeaways:
  • By 2025, the SASE market will grow at a CAGR of 32%, reaching almost $15 billion.
  • One-third of new SASE deployments will be based on a single-vendor SASE offering, up from 10% in 2022.
  • 50% of new SD-WAN purchases will be part of a single-vendor SASE offering, up from 10% in 2022.
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Case Studies

Wellington Catholic District School Board
Wellington Catholic District School Board
Canadian School District Enhances Remote User Security and Drives Operational Efficiencies with FortiSASE
The Guidance Center
The Guidance Center
FortiSASE Secures Remote Employee’s Data and Long Beach’s Most Vulnerable Residents


Solution Briefs
Data Sheets
Analyst Reports
White Papers
Global Healthcare Organization Enhances Security of Remote Working with FortiSASE
Global Healthcare Organization Enhances Security of Remote Working with FortiSASE »

For global healthcare organizations that operate scores of clinics in multiple countries worldwide, cybersecurity has always been a top priority. And if protecting multisite environments against increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks is not difficult enough, the rise of hybrid and remote working in recent years means that the security perimeter is now more distributed than ever. Protecting the enterprise means securing access to corporate data centers from almost anywhere.

Furthering the Convergence of Networking and Security with FortiSASE
Furthering the Convergence of Networking and Security with FortiSASE »

Modern networks are more than just perimeterless. They’re expansive and constantly evolving to support an organization’s digital transformation acceleration efforts, work from anywhere (WFA) strategies, and other top business priorities.

Fast Food Chain Secures Hybrid Workforce with FortiSASE
Fast Food Chain Secures Hybrid Workforce with FortiSASE »

Just behind first responders and healthcare workers, retailers have emerged as heroes of the COVID pandemic. They have provided essential goods and services as well as income-producing employment, doing whatever it takes to keep their doors open. In many cases, that has meant enabling remote or hybrid work for back-office and corporate employees. But securing remote access to networked resources has not been easy.

Manufacturer Embraces Secure Hybrid Working with FortiSASE Secure Access Service Edge
Manufacturer Embraces Secure Hybrid Working with FortiSASE Secure Access Service Edge »

Around the world, the way people work is changing dramatically. Increasingly, enterprises in a wide range of sectors recognize the advantages of hybrid working, a model where employees divide their working week between the home office and corporate facilities. Hybrid working offers a wide range of benefits to enterprises and employees alike such as a happier, more engaged workforce and the ability to reduce the cost of running an office.

Large U.S. Equipment Dealership Secures Remote Workforce with Fortinet SASE
Large U.S. Equipment Dealership Secures Remote Workforce with Fortinet SASE »

For many businesses, one of the persistent legacies of the pandemic will be the shift to hybrid working models, where people split the working week between home and office. However, embracing this new approach to work demands a very different take on enterprise networking and security.

Single-Vendor SASE
Single-Vendor SASE »

Fortinet brings new innovations in its SASE offering. FortiSASE is becoming the industry’s most comprehensive SASE offering - securing users, access, edges, and devices anywhere while delivering the highest ROI, consistent security posture and improved user experience. Powered by Fortinet’s unique security and networking convergence approach, it offers organizations a simple, secure networking journey towards SASE.

Secure Access Demo | FortiSASE
Secure Access Demo | FortiSASE »

This demo covers three key use cases enabled by Fortinet's FortiSASE including Secure Internet Access, Secure SaaS Access, and flexible Secure Private Access solution based on universal ZTNA or cloud-native private access utilizing SD-WAN integration.

Secure Access for the Distributed Business | Lumen SASE with Fortinet
Secure Access for the Distributed Business | Lumen SASE with Fortinet »

The digital revolution is here, along with sophisticated security threats. Help ensure that every digital interaction is reliably secure and a high-quality user experience. Se how Lumen SASE with Fortinet converges networking and security into an agile, service-based platform, that delivers secure access to high-performing apps and powerful connectivity to users near and far.

Fortinet SASE Solution to Secure Remote Workers Everywhere | SASE
Fortinet SASE Solution to Secure Remote Workers Everywhere | SASE »

Driven by Fortinet’s single-vendor SASE approach, FortiSASE delivers a comprehensive solution that extends the convergence of networking and security to remote users and seamlessly converges cloud-delivered networking (SDWAN) and cloud-delivered remote security.

Converging Network and Security with Fortinet Single-Vendor FortiSASE Solution
Converging Network and Security with Fortinet Single-Vendor FortiSASE Solution »

Watch Fortinet's CMO and EVP Products, John Maddison, as he explains what comprises a SASE solution and how FortiSASE delivers networking and security convergence that works for every organization.

Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) News

Gartner, Market Guide for Single-Vendor SASE, by Neil MacDonald, John Watts, Jonathan Forest, Andrew Lerner, 28 September 2022

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