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About FortiGate for AWS

Deploying FortiGate on AWS

Deploying auto scaling on AWS

Single FortiGate-VM Deployment

Use Case: High Availability for FortiGate on AWS

Security Fabric Connector Integration with AWS

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Configuring optional settings

  1. After entering required parameters and clicking Next, you are directed to the Configure stack options page:

    CloudFormation Create Stack Basic Options

  2. (Optional) Specify Tags and Permissions as desired:
    1. Tags: Key-Value pairs for resources in your stack.
    2. Permissions: An IAM role that AWS CloudFormation uses to create, modify, or delete resources in your stack.
  3. Advanced options follow:

    CloudFormation Create Stack Advanced Options

  4. It is recommended that you disable the Stack creation option Rollback on failure. This will allow for a better troubleshooting experience. Other advanced options can be specified as desired.
  5. Click Next.
  6. On the Review page, review and confirm the template, the stack details, and the stack options. Under Capabilities, select both check boxes.

    CloudFormation Create Stack Acknowledgements

  7. Click Create stack to deploy the stack. Creation status is shown in the Status column. To see the latest status, refresh the view. It takes about 10 minutes to create the stack.

    CloudFormation status of stack creation

  8. Deployment has completed when each stack (including the main stack and all nested stacks) has a status of CREATE_COMPLETE.

    CloudFormation stack creation complete

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Configuring optional settings

  1. After entering required parameters and clicking Next, you are directed to the Configure stack options page:

    CloudFormation Create Stack Basic Options

  2. (Optional) Specify Tags and Permissions as desired:
    1. Tags: Key-Value pairs for resources in your stack.
    2. Permissions: An IAM role that AWS CloudFormation uses to create, modify, or delete resources in your stack.
  3. Advanced options follow:

    CloudFormation Create Stack Advanced Options

  4. It is recommended that you disable the Stack creation option Rollback on failure. This will allow for a better troubleshooting experience. Other advanced options can be specified as desired.
  5. Click Next.
  6. On the Review page, review and confirm the template, the stack details, and the stack options. Under Capabilities, select both check boxes.

    CloudFormation Create Stack Acknowledgements

  7. Click Create stack to deploy the stack. Creation status is shown in the Status column. To see the latest status, refresh the view. It takes about 10 minutes to create the stack.

    CloudFormation status of stack creation

  8. Deployment has completed when each stack (including the main stack and all nested stacks) has a status of CREATE_COMPLETE.

    CloudFormation stack creation complete