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Oman Data Park Adds Fortinet SD-WAN to Its Managed Services Portfolio

February 13, 2019 / Ali Longwell

Oman-based cloud and managed service provider Oman Data Park selected Fortinet’s SD-WAN service to boost its managed security services portfolio. This is the first managed SD-WAN that the service provider has offered as part of its portfolio of managed enterprise services.This addition extends Oman Data Park and Fortinet’s 7-year partnership in which Oman has sold Fortinet’s cloud and on-premises security to its enterprise customers. The service provider also leverages Fortinet’s next-generation firewall (NGFW) features, including its intrusion prevention system (IPS), web-filtering, anti-malware, and cloud sandbox.The service provider chose Fortinet as its first SD-WAN primarily due to the services combined security and SD-WAN functionality, according to Nirav Shah, the senior director of network security products at Fortinet. “It was a simple add-on to their existing Fortinet infrastructure making it easy for Oman to enable the SD-WAN feature for many of...