Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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Guardian Internet Support Services (UK) Limited, or GISS, are a specialist internet security products reseller. GISS supplies and supports FortiNet FortiGate  and Cisco ASA Firewalls and Unified Threat Management (UTMs) appliances. These appliances include Anti-Virus (AV), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Web Filtering, Anti-Spam, IPSEC VPN and SSL VPN, WAN Optimisation, Data Link Prevention (DLP) and Appllcation Control technology.

We also provide fully managed firewall support services and SLAs (Service Level Agreements) and ad-hoc firewall support services.

GISS have been awarded "Best FortiNet Support in Europe" two consecutive years running.

GISS are also the proud developers of FirePlotter - a real-time session monitor for Cisco & FortiNet Firewalls.



Mar 02 2017 - Azure FortiGate - a hue of blue in a virtual firewall?
This week GISS is assisting a global engineering firm to deploy their first virtual firewall in Microsoft Azure cloud-based environment. More and more enterprises are turning to Microsoft Azure to extend internal data centers and take advantage of the elasticity of the public cloud. While Azure secures the infrastructure, you are responsible for protecting everything you put in it. Fortinet virtual appliances offers comprehensive security for Azure workloads including firewall, security gateway, intrusion prevention, and web application security. Would you like to deploy a FortiGate firewall in an Azure environment? Contact Us

Dec 01 2016 - GISS enhances SLA deliverables.
GISS is this month enhancing it's Managed Firewall Services. These now optionally include: Highly Responsive Telephone & Email Support; Secure Remote Configuration, and/or Remote Configuration Assist; Secure Remote Debug (of complex communications issues); Out-of-Hours Firmware Updates and Upgrades; Real-time Monitoring and Alerting (Memory, CPU, Bandwidth, Sessions, AV, IPS, Web Filtering, Application Control, Configuration Changes, User Activity); Dedicated Secure Customer Portal; Daily, Weekly or Monthly Reporting; Secure Remote Device Back-Up and Restore; Secure Remote Appliance Restore (after repair/replacement from FortiNet); Regular Penetration Testing; Configuration Assessment Service. Contact Us for more details on our SLAs and Managed Support contracts.

Oct 31 2016 - It's a Gas, Gas, Gas.
GISS is pleased to announce today they have renewed annual support SLA with nation leading providers of gas heating and electrical installations, servicing and repairs - to social housing providers across the United Kingdom. GISS will be supporting Fortinet technologies: FortiGate Next Generation UTM Firewalls in regional centers in 20+ locations around the UK; and High-availability firewalls and FortiManager in a managed Datacentre. This customer is deploying both flow-based and proxy-based threat protection systems.