FortiGate Next Generation Firewall utilizes purpose-built security processors and threat intelligence security services from FortiGuard labs to deliver top-rated protection and high performance, including encrypted traffic.
Amazon EC2 Web Services provide FortiGate-VM Machine images.
As of August 2016, 5.4.1 is the FortiGate-VM current version. Versions 5.4.0 and 5.0.9 are also available in the AWS Marketplace.
Amazon Virtual Private Cloud introduced Enhanced networking using single root I/O virtualization (SR-IOV). The enhanced networking is supported with higher performance instance types. Detailed information is described at the AWS document site as follows:
The Fortinet Security Fabric brings together the concepts of convergence and consolidation to provide comprehensive cybersecurity protection for all users, devices, and applications and across all network edges.