Discover Industry-Leading Security with Fortinet

Online security is one of the most important things to consider for any school or business in the modern day, and we’re committed to helping you stay as secure as possible. As such, we’ve teamed up with market-leading security company Fortinet to offer our customers a range of their powerful, secure FortiGate firewalls.

Firewalls are designed to act as a barrier between your network and the Internet, blocking unauthorised data to help improve your safety at all times. FortiGate firewalls are some of the best options on the market, built to provide powerful, up-to-date security performance, and can cover a wide variety of requirements.

On this page, we’ve put together some information on just what makes FortiGate firewalls such valuable utilities for schools and businesses. If you’re interested in finding out more about how FortiGate, or any of the fantastic Internet services we provide, can help you, get in touch with our team at 0345 145 1234 today!

Advanced FortiGate Firewalls for Education

Modern schools and academies face a wide range of online threats, including data breaches and malware attacks, which can pose a threat to student safety as well as the day-to-day operation of the school. A full cybersecurity policy is essential, and we want to help our schools get as much protection as possible.

Along with our SurfProtect Quantum content filtering and NetSupport’s safeguarding service, NetSupport DNA, we’ve teamed up with leading security company Fortinet to offer our customers their effective range of FortiGate firewalls, built to block unauthorised data from school networks to help provide an additional layer of security.

FortiGate firewalls are some of the best options around for school security. On this page, we’ve taken a look at why - get in touch with our team at 0345 145 1234 to find out more!

Business-Focused Firewall Security

From ransomware infections to data breaches, modern-day businesses face a tremendous amount of threats online, all of which can potentially result in major issues, from security issues for customers to business downtime and large fines. It’s important for businesses to have an effective approach to cybersecurity, so we’ve teamed up with industry-leading security provider Fortinet to offer their powerful range of FortiGate firewalls!

Built to keep unauthorised data out of your company’s network, firewalls are a highly effective cybersecurity tool, helping to protect your network around the clock. The FortiGate range represents some of the best firewall options around, with excellent performance, industry-leading research and a range of effective features built to keep users protected at all times.

Read on to find out exactly what helps FortiGate firewalls stand out from other options, or get in touch with our team today at 0345 145 1234 to find out more about how they can benefit your business.

Powerful Network Protection

Providing an effective, scalable and highly customisable, centrally-managed option for network security, FortiGate firewalls are an ideal choice for any organisation looking to bring in an additional layer of cybersecurity.

Every one of the FortiGate options we provide is designed to deliver fantastic performance, with accommodation for a huge number of concurrent sessions, quick IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) speeds, fast threat protection and far more. Each option is designed to suit various requirements - read on for a full comparison!

We’d recommend FortiGate firewalls to any organisation looking for a firewall option - get in touch with our team today at 0345 145 1234 to discuss your requirements and find out more about how a FortiGate unit can benefit you!

Advanced Security Intelligence

Fortinet is an industry leader in security research, with their FortiGuard Labs working round the clock to discover and protect users against vulnerabilities. With the team including a worldwide selection of researchers, engineers and more, Fortinet are always on top of potential threats.

With FortiGate firewalls allowing for real-time updates, users can stay constantly protected against any vulnerabilities, while ensuring that you don’t waste any time waiting around for updates.

Whichever FortiGate option you choose for your organisation, you can be sure of receiving a better level of network security. Get in touch with our team today at 0345 145 1234 to find out more about the difference that FortiGate firewalls can make!

Fortinet Firewall Options

We offer three different FortiGate firewalls, each designed to accommodate for a different level of traffic, ensuring that users can choose a service which works to meet their requirements.

We've put together some brief info on each option below - click through to look through the Fortinet data sheets for each one:

FortiGate 60E: An effective entry-level firewall, typically appropriate for particularly busy schools or larger SMEs.

FortiGate 100E: Built to provide powerful, centralised network security, the FortiGate 100E is ideal for Multi-Academy Trusts and medium-to-large businesses.

FortiGate 200E: The most advanced firewall option we provide, the 200E is designed to accommodate for major businesses and large-scale MATs.

Below, you'll see a direct comparison of some of the major features that each FortiGate model offers. All the models that we offer allow for Proxyless Filtering as well as a full set of UTM (Unified Threat Management) features - get in touch at 0345 145 1234 to find out more!

FortiGate Model Maximum Remote Worker VPNs Maximum Number of Consecutive Devices Maximum Throughput
FortiGate 60E Up to 200 900 1 Gbps
FortiGate 100E Up to 2000 2000 2 Gbps
Fortigate 200E Up to 2000 4000 4 Gbps
Customisable Firewall Options

Through Fortinet’s advanced FortiOS framework, you’ll be able to take complete control over how your firewall functions, while improving security across your entire network with a fully scalable Security Fabric.

FortiOS offers comprehensive visibility over network traffic, and includes a full range of advantages for administrators. Easily identify potential threats, adopt complete ATP (Advance Threat Protection), create and analyse full reports, keep vital information accessible around the clock, and far, far more.

Designed to be a truly effective tool for administrators, FortiOS can be a major game-changer for practically any organisation. Call our team today at 0345 145 1234 to find out more about the incredible advantages that the framework offers!

Complete Firewall Service

Firewalls often require specialised support to ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible at all times. We work with Fortinet to offer two different service packages for all of our customers using FortiGate firewalls, accommodating for different requirements.

With care provided from Fortinet’s expert FortiCare team, you can be sure of an incredible response, quick resolution for any problems and far more, including hardware replacement when needed. We offer two options for your FortiCare - an 8AM - 5 PM service option and a 24/ 7 choice for those with longer hours.

In addition, we optionally provide a full firewall management package for our users, with our expert in-house team working to set up and manage your FortiGate to your exact specifications. Head on down the page for a full pricing chart!

Fortinet Pricing with Exa

We offer three different FortiGate options, each designed to suit different needs, handling various amounts of traffic, each option being designed to support various user demands.

Beyond the FortiGate hardware, we provide a range of service options from Fortinet to help ensure that any problems that appear are resolved as soon as possible, along with an optional in-house device management option. Below, you'll see a list costs for each FortiGate options we provide, along with the various charges for continued support.

While we work to keep them as accurate as possible, prices below are not guaranteed, and do not include VAT - get in touch with our team at 0345 145 1234 to discuss your requirements and get a custom quote!

FortiGate Model Unit Cost Fortigate 8 x 5 Cost Fortigate 24 x 7 Cost Exa Networks Management Cost
FortiGate 60E £591 £88/ Year £148/ Year £250/ Year
FortiGate 100E £1819 £273/ Year £445/ Year £250/ Year
Fortigate 200E £3104 £466/ Year £776/ Year £250/ Year

More Services from Exa

As a leading independent Internet Service Provider, we offer an extensive range of our own Internet services along with the security provided by Fortinet’s firewalls.

We supply thousands of schools and businesses with Internet services, ranging from ultrafast connectivity to our advanced SurfProtect content filtering, ExaVoice VoIP services, and far more. We specialise in creating truly bespoke service packages, ensuring that all of our customers get exactly what they’re looking for, with excellent performance, fair prices and complete flexibility.

Whatever kind of Internet service you’re looking for, there’s no better choice than Exa Networks. Get in touch with our team today at 0345 145 1234 to find out how we can help you!