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Additional devices

The following Fortinet devices are supported by the Security Fabric:

  • FortiADC
  • FortiDDoS
  • FortiMail
  • FortiWeb
  • FortiWLC

In FortiOS, the device details can be shown in Security Fabric and Fabric Device dashboard widgets, as well as in the Security Fabric settings, and physical and logical topologies.

To add one or more of the devices to the Security Fabric in the GUI:
  1. On the root FortiGate, go to Security Fabric > Settings.
  2. Enable Fabric Devices.
  3. Enter the Name, IP, HTTPS port for the device.
  4. Click Generate to generate an access token. The Generate Access Token pane opens.
    1. Enter the device's username and password.
    2. Click OK.
  5. Add more devices as required.

  6. Click Apply.

    The added devices are shown in the FortiGate Telemetry section Topology list.

To add one or more of the devices to the Security Fabric in the CLI:
config system csf
    ...
    config fabric-device
        edit "FortiADC-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.36
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
        edit "FML-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.48
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
        edit "FWB-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.49
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
    end
end

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Additional devices

The following Fortinet devices are supported by the Security Fabric:

  • FortiADC
  • FortiDDoS
  • FortiMail
  • FortiWeb
  • FortiWLC

In FortiOS, the device details can be shown in Security Fabric and Fabric Device dashboard widgets, as well as in the Security Fabric settings, and physical and logical topologies.

To add one or more of the devices to the Security Fabric in the GUI:
  1. On the root FortiGate, go to Security Fabric > Settings.
  2. Enable Fabric Devices.
  3. Enter the Name, IP, HTTPS port for the device.
  4. Click Generate to generate an access token. The Generate Access Token pane opens.
    1. Enter the device's username and password.
    2. Click OK.
  5. Add more devices as required.

  6. Click Apply.

    The added devices are shown in the FortiGate Telemetry section Topology list.

To add one or more of the devices to the Security Fabric in the CLI:
config system csf
    ...
    config fabric-device
        edit "FortiADC-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.36
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
        edit "FML-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.48
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
        edit "FWB-1"
            set device-ip 172.18.64.49
            set access-token xxxxxx
        next
    end
end