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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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Deploying the CloudFormation templates

Use the following steps to deploy the CloudFormation templates:

  1. Navigate to the S3 folder you uploaded files to in the previous section. In the example below, we navigate to Amazon S3 > fortigate-autoscale > deployment-package.
  2. Click templates and select the appropriate entry template to start the deployment:
    • To deploy into a new VPC, click workload-master.template.
    • To deploy into an existing VPC, click workload.template.

    Select Template

  3. Copy the Object URL of the template you picked in the previous step. In our example, the template chosen is for deploying into a new VPC.
    Copy the Object URL
  4. Click Services, and then Management & Governance > CloudFormation.
    AWS Console CloudFormation
  5. Confirm the region you are in and then click Create Stack.
    Create Stack
  6. Paste the Object URL from step 3 into the Specify an Amazon S3 template URL field as shown below.
    Paste Object URL
  7. Click Next.

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Deploying the CloudFormation templates

Use the following steps to deploy the CloudFormation templates:

  1. Navigate to the S3 folder you uploaded files to in the previous section. In the example below, we navigate to Amazon S3 > fortigate-autoscale > deployment-package.
  2. Click templates and select the appropriate entry template to start the deployment:
    • To deploy into a new VPC, click workload-master.template.
    • To deploy into an existing VPC, click workload.template.

    Select Template

  3. Copy the Object URL of the template you picked in the previous step. In our example, the template chosen is for deploying into a new VPC.
    Copy the Object URL
  4. Click Services, and then Management & Governance > CloudFormation.
    AWS Console CloudFormation
  5. Confirm the region you are in and then click Create Stack.
    Create Stack
  6. Paste the Object URL from step 3 into the Specify an Amazon S3 template URL field as shown below.
    Paste Object URL
  7. Click Next.