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About FortiGate for VMware NSX-T

Deploying FortiGate on VMware NSX-T

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Overview

Fortinet's FortiGate-VM is a next generation firewall virtual appliance for VMware environments that provides purpose-built integration for VMware's Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) and interoperability with NSX-T through service insertion as a third-party edge firewall. FortiGate-VM provides protection of north/south traffic flow inside the VMware NSX-T environment.

FortiGate-VM 6.0.4 is certified for use with NSX-T 2.3.

NSX-T fully supports ESXi and KVM as hypervisor platforms. An edge firewall is supported on ESXi only (not KVM).

For information on additional supported software, see the VMware Compatibility Guide.

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Overview

Fortinet's FortiGate-VM is a next generation firewall virtual appliance for VMware environments that provides purpose-built integration for VMware's Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) and interoperability with NSX-T through service insertion as a third-party edge firewall. FortiGate-VM provides protection of north/south traffic flow inside the VMware NSX-T environment.

FortiGate-VM 6.0.4 is certified for use with NSX-T 2.3.

NSX-T fully supports ESXi and KVM as hypervisor platforms. An edge firewall is supported on ESXi only (not KVM).

For information on additional supported software, see the VMware Compatibility Guide.