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Assistance Needed with Fortinet and Red Hat Integration

Hello Fortinet Community,


I hope this message finds you well. I am reaching out to seek assistance and insights from the knowledgeable members of this community regarding the integration of Fortinet solutions with Red Hat ( environments.

Recently, our organization has been exploring the deployment of Fortinet products in conjunction with Red Hat technologies.

We are particularly interested in understanding best practices, potential challenges, and any tips or recommendations from those who have experience with a similar setup.


Integration Scenarios: Are there specific integration scenarios or use cases where Fortinet products have seamlessly integrated with Red Hat solutions? We are interested in understanding both network security and broader infrastructure considerations.

Compatibility and Versions: What Fortinet product versions have been tested or proven to work well with specific versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux or other Red Hat solutions? Any insights into compatibility matrices or version-specific considerations would be highly appreciated.

Troubleshooting Tips: In case of any challenges during the integration process, what troubleshooting steps or resources would you recommend? Are there common issues that we should be aware of, and how have you successfully resolved them in your environment?

Performance and Optimization: Have you observed any performance considerations or optimization techniques that are specific to the integration of Fortinet and Red Hat? We are keen on maximizing the efficiency and performance of our setup.

Security Best Practices: Given the critical nature of security in both Fortinet and Red Hat environments, are there any security best practices or configurations that we should pay special attention to?

Any insights, experiences, or pointers you can share would be immensely valuable to our team as we embark on this integration journey. Your expertise can significantly contribute to the success of our project.


Thank you in advance for your time and assistance. We look forward to learning from the collective wisdom of this community.


Best regards,


Hi @steveanderson,


Good day!


You might want to have a look at this:


If you need further information, I suggest for you to contact your local Fortinet Sales Engineer and they will be more than happy to assist you. 

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