Options, the leading managed service and IT infrastructure provider to the global capital markets industry, has today announced it has selected Fortinet, the premier provider of enterprise-level cybersecurity solutions, to optimize. key aspects of the firm’s email and network security, and enable enhanced cybersecurity capabilities for client firms. The deal has seen Options deploy Fortinet’s end-to-end, next generation firewall solution known as FortiGate and industry leading, email security platform, FortiMail, to heighten protection against spam, malware and other message-borne threats.
Fortinet‘s solutions, which protect the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe, have been deployed right across Options’ suite of managed infrastructure products to further enhance the capabilities of the IaaS provider’s integrated cybersecurity measures.
Fortinet’s FortiGate and FortiMail were selected by Options as they ensure an integrated, highly automated, and intelligent security solution that can handle the high levels of performance demanded by the firm’s clients. FortiGate will enhance security capabilities across Options most demanding, performance-sensitive locations, such as internet-facing services, as well as its non-datacenter projects, including VPN-enabled home networks, web-filtering and WiFi integration. It will also reduce latency and risk of data breaches, while enhancing control and visibility over all network security capabilities. FortiMail, a proven email security platform purpose-built for the most demanding messaging systems for protection against spam, malware and other message-borne threats, will protect against email-based inbound attacks, outbound threats and data loss.