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Deploying FortiClient Cloud

This topic explains how to deploy FortiClient Cloud. This topic assumes that you have already purchased the desired subscription licenses for your deployment from a Fortinet partner or reseller and received your license activation codes.

Note

You can create only one FortiClient Cloud instance per FortiCloud account.

To deploy FortiClient Cloud:
  1. Register the FortiClient Cloud subscription contract to your FortiCloud account:
    1. On the Customer Service & Support site, go to Asset > Register/Activate.
    2. In the Specify Registration Code field, enter your license activation code and select Next to continue registering the product.
    3. Enter your details in the other fields and complete the registration. This is a yearly subscription.
  2. Register the FortiClient endpoint licenses for management by FortiClient Cloud:
    1. On the Customer Service & Support site, go to Asset > Register/Activate.
    2. In the Specify Registration Code field, enter your license activation code and select Next to continue registering the product.
    3. On the Specify Fortinet Registration Information screen, select the Used for Cloud Purpose checkbox.
    4. Enter your details in the other fields and complete the registration.
    Note

    You may need to wait a few minutes for the cloud instance to initialize before you can proceed to step 2 or 3.

  3. Access FortiClient Cloud in one of the following ways:
    1. Access FortiClient Cloud from FortiCloud.
    2. Access FortiClient Cloud from the FortiClient Cloud portal:
      1. In a browser, go to the FortiClient Cloud portal.
      2. Log in with your FortiCloud credentials.
    3. Access FortiClient Cloud from the link included in the welcome email.

Deploying FortiClient Cloud

This topic explains how to deploy FortiClient Cloud. This topic assumes that you have already purchased the desired subscription licenses for your deployment from a Fortinet partner or reseller and received your license activation codes.

Note

You can create only one FortiClient Cloud instance per FortiCloud account.

To deploy FortiClient Cloud:
  1. Register the FortiClient Cloud subscription contract to your FortiCloud account:
    1. On the Customer Service & Support site, go to Asset > Register/Activate.
    2. In the Specify Registration Code field, enter your license activation code and select Next to continue registering the product.
    3. Enter your details in the other fields and complete the registration. This is a yearly subscription.
  2. Register the FortiClient endpoint licenses for management by FortiClient Cloud:
    1. On the Customer Service & Support site, go to Asset > Register/Activate.
    2. In the Specify Registration Code field, enter your license activation code and select Next to continue registering the product.
    3. On the Specify Fortinet Registration Information screen, select the Used for Cloud Purpose checkbox.
    4. Enter your details in the other fields and complete the registration.
    Note

    You may need to wait a few minutes for the cloud instance to initialize before you can proceed to step 2 or 3.

  3. Access FortiClient Cloud in one of the following ways:
    1. Access FortiClient Cloud from FortiCloud.
    2. Access FortiClient Cloud from the FortiClient Cloud portal:
      1. In a browser, go to the FortiClient Cloud portal.
      2. Log in with your FortiCloud credentials.
    3. Access FortiClient Cloud from the link included in the welcome email.