FortiManager Cloud is a cloud-based
Once FortiGate has acquired the required license, FortiCloud can be used to create a FortiManager instance under the user account. You can launch the portal for the cloud-based FortiManager from FortiCloud, and its URL starts with the User ID.
You can use a FortiGate with a required license to configure central management by using the FQDN of FortiManager.forticloud.com. A FortiGate-FortiManager tunnel is established between FortiGate and the FortiManager instance.
After the tunnel is established, you can execute FortiManager functions from the cloud-based FortiManager instance.
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