FortiClient proactively defends against advanced attacks. Its tight integration with the Security Fabric enables policy-based automation to contain threats and control outbreaks. FortiClient is compatible with Fabric-Ready partners to further strengthen enterprises’ security posture.
2a.4) net start fortishield. 2a.5) start Forticlient.
2b) Alternatively, if the FortiClient is manageable by FGT and the FC version is 5.2.2 and above, all steps from 2a could be automated by adding the following XML into the FC's configuration XML script.
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.