One of the leading ISP’s in the UAE selects DTS Solution to provide security services to fortify critical infrastructure and resources using FortiGate technology from Fortinet. Deployed across approximately 20 environments / security zones and domains; FortiGates Unified Threat Management (UTM) firewalls will be migrated from legacy Cisco PIX firewalls whilst providing added comprehensive threat protection using UTM technology – Anti-Virus (AV), Anti-Spam (AS) Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Web Filtering (WF), Content Filtering (CF) and Application Control protecting critical network and systems infrastructure.


DTS Solution having strategic partnership with Fortinet; strengthens it footprint of delivering best-in-class security technologies and professional services, demonstrating our vast experience and expertise in the field of information and network security. DTS Professional Services team specializes on Firewall Migration Services – through years of experience of migrating firewalls from one vendor to another in highly critical and complex environments; utilizing a proven methodology as part of the migration steps, thorough iterative validation process, in-house firewall configuration migration scripts, automating configuration validation and ensuring attention to detail, have all played a crucial role in the ISP’s selection of DTS as a partner for this project.

Looking for different options on replacing legacy Cisco PIX IOS firewalls that were no longer under vendor support was a straightforward choice for the ISP – given Fortinet’s reputation on ASIC based firewall technology that provides extreme high performance on firewall services through optimized Network Processors (NP) and Security Processors (SP) custom FortiASIC chipset. Having met performance requirements for the scaling data center and networks the ability to prevent security threats using Anti-X, IPS and Application ID and Control technologies all part of a single solution was also a winning factor. With the technology identified, finding the right partner that has the expertise and experience not only with Fortinet and Cisco but more importantly understanding and developing migration procedures, checklists and ultimately delivering a smooth migration with minimal business impact in highly critical and complex environment was a major deciding factor towards DTS Solution.

To learn more about Fortinet security solutions and DTS Firewall Migration Services contact our sales team:
(sales [ at ] dts-solution [ dot ] com).