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Administration Guide

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Monitor devices

FortiNAC provides a window into your network. It allows you to register known devices, isolate unknown devices and see where devices are connected to the network. Devices can be managed or controlled based on device roles.

There are a variety of ways to implement monitoring depending on how you choose to control your network. The implementation process outlined below touches on features within FortiNAC that can be used to control devices. These features are distributed throughout the product, therefore links to relevant sections of the documentation have been provided.

Monitor devices

FortiNAC provides a window into your network. It allows you to register known devices, isolate unknown devices and see where devices are connected to the network. Devices can be managed or controlled based on device roles.

There are a variety of ways to implement monitoring depending on how you choose to control your network. The implementation process outlined below touches on features within FortiNAC that can be used to control devices. These features are distributed throughout the product, therefore links to relevant sections of the documentation have been provided.