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Introduction

The SD-Branches Playbook is a practical guide for architecting and securing the retail environment based on the needs of retail businesses.

Secure SD-Branch define the devices and security needed to defend your retail operations. As you explore the SD-WAN architecture, you will discover the need to orchestrate your SD-WAN solution at scale, linking together a massive network of underlays and overlays that connect back to regional hubs, datacenters, clouds and corporate head-quarters. We will introduce various methods of SD-WAN Orchestration provided by the FortiManager to simplify and automate your deployment. Further integration with third party automation solutions will outline how Zero Touch Provisioning streamlines the entire workflow starting from a request for a new retail location to the actual physical deployment of the necessary SD-Branch units.

As retailers increasingly turn digital, their retail strategy must involve a secure and Integrated Wireless. We will explore how our FortiGate wireless controller integrates Network Access Control (NAC) with a comprehensive dashboard to provide a secure a secure wireless solution. Additionally, our Presence Analytics can provide key analysis of the retail branch based on wireless statistics. Finally, you will use the FortiGate switch controller, to manage your users and devices and simplify NAC policies with our Integrated Segmentation.

A common use case for protecting the retail Point of Sale (POS) is meeting necessary compliance. Through the Security Fabric on both the FortiGate and FortiAnalyzer, we will learn how our security rating engine can help monitor risks and perform PCI Risk Assessment. Finally, we will explore different protection platforms offered by our FortiGuard Services.

Introduction

The SD-Branches Playbook is a practical guide for architecting and securing the retail environment based on the needs of retail businesses.

Secure SD-Branch define the devices and security needed to defend your retail operations. As you explore the SD-WAN architecture, you will discover the need to orchestrate your SD-WAN solution at scale, linking together a massive network of underlays and overlays that connect back to regional hubs, datacenters, clouds and corporate head-quarters. We will introduce various methods of SD-WAN Orchestration provided by the FortiManager to simplify and automate your deployment. Further integration with third party automation solutions will outline how Zero Touch Provisioning streamlines the entire workflow starting from a request for a new retail location to the actual physical deployment of the necessary SD-Branch units.

As retailers increasingly turn digital, their retail strategy must involve a secure and Integrated Wireless. We will explore how our FortiGate wireless controller integrates Network Access Control (NAC) with a comprehensive dashboard to provide a secure a secure wireless solution. Additionally, our Presence Analytics can provide key analysis of the retail branch based on wireless statistics. Finally, you will use the FortiGate switch controller, to manage your users and devices and simplify NAC policies with our Integrated Segmentation.

A common use case for protecting the retail Point of Sale (POS) is meeting necessary compliance. Through the Security Fabric on both the FortiGate and FortiAnalyzer, we will learn how our security rating engine can help monitor risks and perform PCI Risk Assessment. Finally, we will explore different protection platforms offered by our FortiGuard Services.