This guide provides detailed information about FortiGate VDOMs. It is intended for
administrators who need guidance on solutions to suit different network needs and
information on basic and advanced configuration of VDOMs. Virtual Domains (VDOMs)
multiply the capabilities of your FortiGate unit by using virtualization to partition your
VDOMs enable your FortiGate unit to split its resources and function as multiple
independent units with common administration.
This chapter includes the following topics:
• Before you begin...