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2020-01-09T06:15:00Z

What needs improvement with Fortinet FortiADC?


Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Fortinet FortiADC.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

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Top 5Real User

The price of the product is problematic. The configuration is relatively complex.

2021-11-07T10:17:05Z
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Top 5Real User

The product needs more development because it has issues with SSL traffic and encrypted traffic. It's been a little while since I used it and maybe things have improved but with Fortinet you can use a lot of features near the load balancing mechanism. Fortinet decided to cut the product into two pieces, because FortiWeb has a lot of security features, but FortiADC has a load balancing mechanism. Customers need a fast solution with a load balancing solution and a web application firewall. If you are using FortiWeb, you can use FortiGuard Intelligence Service. But in the FortiADC, it has more load balancing features, but it lacks security features.

2021-02-11T02:34:04Z
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Top 10Real User

Any issues with this solution seem to be connected to technical support. They need to respond more quickly, providing a one or two day response time is not adequate. In addition, the company hasn't provided good technical documentation. It requires step by step procedures on how to configure some of the features on the FortiADC. They should come up with good KB articles and information related to the workings of the product. Fortinet specifies that the solution can be used for 1,000 clients, but actually we've found that you can't go above 400 for content compression and rewriting. If you go above 400, the solution becomes unresponsive.

2020-12-10T03:06:40Z
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Real User

It would be good if they built in a fully functional web application firewall. They should update this product more often.

2020-08-13T08:33:00Z
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Real User

FortiADC is complex to configure so the interface should be improved. The commands that you need to use are complex.

2020-01-09T06:15:00Z
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