Working remotely can benefit employees due to the geographic freedom, the reduction in commute, and flexible schedule. There are also occasions in which working remotely may be the only option for continued operations. When emergencies happen that prevent employees from being productive in the office, organizations need solutions that enable business continuity, supporting employees as they work from alternate locations.
In these scenarios, an organization must be capable of supporting secure, remote connectivity to the corporate network. With Fortinet, its existing technology deployment already contains this functionality. One of its solutions that support secure telework is FortiClient which is responsible for strengthening security through integrated visibility, control, and proactive defense. It also enables organizations to discover, monitor, and assess endpoint risks in real time.
FortiClient uses SSL and IPSec VPN to provide secure, reliable access to corporate networks and applications from virtually any internet connected remote location.It also simplifies remote user experience with built-in auto-connect and always-up VPN features.Two-Factor authentication can also be used to provide additional layer of security. Feature like, VPN auto-connect, Always up, Dynamic VPN Gateway Selection and split-tunneling ensures smooth user experience on all device types connecting from home or public places.
But what makes FortiClient the perfect solution to support telework? Here are its five benefits:
1.) Unified endpoint features including compliance, protection, and secure access into a single, modular lightweight client.
2.) End-to-end threat visibility and control by natively integrating endpoint into the Security Fabric architecture.
3.) Advanced threat protection against exploits and advanced malware, powered by FortiGuard along with FortiSandbox integration.
4.) Integrated patch management and vulnerability shielding to harden all endpoints.
5.) Simplified management and policy enforcement with Enterprise Management Server (EMS) and FortiGate, respectively
The ability to support remote workers can help improve an organization’s business continuity plan. This is why VST ECS Phils Inc is offering a FortiClient FREE TRIAL. Get this offer now and contact: