Fortinet (FTNT) announced the deployment of its appliances at customer’s sites by BHI Advanced Internet, as part of its SecureConnect managed firewall offering. As reported
in this Market Watch news release, BHI offers a complete network security solution to its customers in the restaurant, retail and banking verticals. BHI’s enhanced SecureConnect package offerings include logging and reporting, multiple service set identifiers, intrusion prevention, bandwidth prioritization, antivirus and Web content filtering, wireless access and data loss prevention.
“‘The FortiGate appliances allow us to offer our customers customized network security protection to help meet their security, compliance and budgetary needs,’ said Blake Huebner, director of Information Security at BHI. ‘Fortinet was the only vendor to offer a plethora of network security functionality — including vulnerability management — without having to deploy multiple appliances. We can offer a complete solution that our customers don’t have to worry about; we maintain, manage and monitor their entire environment.’
After evaluating different FortiGate appliances and choosing those appropriate for the needs of its customers, BHI has deployed FortiGate appliances to locations throughout the United States. In addition, some customers are also using FortiWifi appliances for wireless network security. The appliance configurations are tailored for the specific needs of each customer, while adhering to security best practices and meeting the requirements of the PCI Data Security Standard.”