Monday, December 09, 2019

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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.

To learn more about us read our latest NewsFlash in next column - or take a quick scroll through all our exciting news articles here: News



Apr 24 2019 – Switched ON
This month a school in Oxfordshire that has been using Fortigates and FortiAPs (wifi) for several years has now fully embraced the Fortinet Security Fabric by purchasing 30 FortiSwitches (FS-224E-POE, FS-248-POE). A total of 1344 switch ports will be deployed across the campus. The Fortinet Security Fabric reduces and manages the attack surface through integrated broad visibility and it stops advanced threats through integrated breach prevention.

Feb 13 2019 – Web Services in the Jungle, sorry… in the Amazon.
Two customers this month have asked with assistance in setting up redundant VPN links to AWS (Amazon Web Services) – this is very straightforward to do using their Fortigates and AWS auto-vpn setup service. If you need assistance with yours – let us know.

Nov 11 2018 – Fat Controller says “Convert This!”
A large railway company based in South West UK has requested our assistance with converting Cisco ASA firewall configuration to Fortigate firewall configuration. Fortunately, we have FortiConverter – an excellent tool converting the configurations. They often need some tweaking – but FortiConverter really removes the donkey work.