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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 AWS SDN Connector using the GUI

  1. Navigate to Security Fabric > Fabric Connectors. Click Create New.
  2. Under SDN, select Amazon Web Services (AWS). Note you can create only one SDN Connector per connector type. For example, you can create one entry for AWS.

  3. In the AWS access key ID field, enter the key created in the AWS management portal.

  4. In the AWS secret access key field, enter the secret access key accompanying the above access key.
  5. In the AWS region name field, enter the region name. In the example, us-west-2 denotes Oregon, rather than entering Oregon. Refer to AWS Regions and Endpoints for the desired region name.
  6. In the AWS VPC ID field, enter the VPC ID within the specified region you desire to cover with the SDN Connector.

  7. In the Update Interval field, enter the desired number of seconds. You can enter any value between 1 and 3600 seconds. The default value is 60 seconds.
  8. Toggle the Status on or off. The example shows the SDN Connector is currently toggled on.
  9. Click OK.

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Configuring AWS SDN Connector using the GUI

  1. Navigate to Security Fabric > Fabric Connectors. Click Create New.
  2. Under SDN, select Amazon Web Services (AWS). Note you can create only one SDN Connector per connector type. For example, you can create one entry for AWS.

  3. In the AWS access key ID field, enter the key created in the AWS management portal.

  4. In the AWS secret access key field, enter the secret access key accompanying the above access key.
  5. In the AWS region name field, enter the region name. In the example, us-west-2 denotes Oregon, rather than entering Oregon. Refer to AWS Regions and Endpoints for the desired region name.
  6. In the AWS VPC ID field, enter the VPC ID within the specified region you desire to cover with the SDN Connector.

  7. In the Update Interval field, enter the desired number of seconds. You can enter any value between 1 and 3600 seconds. The default value is 60 seconds.
  8. Toggle the Status on or off. The example shows the SDN Connector is currently toggled on.
  9. Click OK.