Fortinet Network Security Named Number One Vendor Again
New IDC research data confirms that Fortinet continues its streak of being the No. 1 vendor in worldwide UTM factory revenue for Q3 2010. Enterprises of all sizes, as well as managed security service providers (MSSPs) and telecommunications carriers continue to adopt Fortinet's FortiGate network security appliances, fueling the solid leadership position. Market Wire reports that this data marks the 19th consecutive quarter Fortinet has garnered this coveted position.
"'Fortinet continues to drive the trend of large enterprises moving toward consolidated solutions to improve their security and reduce their overall data center footprint,' said Ken Xie, founder, president and CEO of Fortinet. 'IDC's latest data supports this continued enterprise customer adoption of UTM appliances across the world, as well as the ongoing adoption by MSSPs, carriers and small to medium businesses.'"