Fortinet Expands to more than 200 Issued Patents

Fortinet Expands its Patent Portfolio to more than 200 Issued Patents

Leader in Cyber Security Solutions Drives Innovation with Issued Patents Awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, that Represent Inventions Designed to Protect Organizations from Cyber Threats

Fortinet has announced last May 21, 2015 that it’s patent portfolio has now expanded to over 210 issued and allowed patents worldwide, with an additional 165 pending patent applications. Each patent is related to a new and useful invention in cyber security that mirrors Fortinet’s innovation, thought-leadership, and dedication to protecting organizations globally from cyber threats. In addition to  the awarded and pending patents, Fortinet expects to file approximately 100 additional patent applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) before the end of 2015.

Founder, CTO and President of Fortinet

As the cyber security landscape evolves, Fortinet will remain focused on continual innovation to provide our customers the best protection the industry can offer. When considering the right security partner, it’s critical for companies to look past marketing hype, and to consider true indicators of innovation and solution efficacy. Not only is Fortinet being adopted rapidly by the most sophisticated enterprises, we also boast the most independent, third-party certifications for our solutions. Our strong patent portfolio provides yet another proof point of our innovation leadership and solution advantage. We intend to take additional steps to continue to grow and broaden our patent portfolio.

Michael Xie, Founder, CTO and President of Fortinet

Fortinet’s solid track record of innovation and protecting its intellectual property through patents include inventions related to:

  • Cloud based white-listing
  • Sandboxing
  • Security and Network Virtualization
  • Next Generation Firewalls
  • Solutions to prevent distributed denial of service attacks
  • Advanced Network Content Processing
  • Content Filtering
  • Network Management and Network Optimization
  • Advanced Load Balancing
  • Security Policy Enforcement and Remediation

Fortinet enterprise customers already benefit from the inventions underlying many of these new patents, which are included in Fortinet’s appliances and threat prevention services.

Source: (Fortinet)

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