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About FortiGate for Azure

Deploying FortiGate on Azure

Deploying auto scaling on Azure

Single FortiGate-VM Deployment

Use case: High availability for FortiGate on Azure

Use case: Automatically updating dynamic addresses using Fabric connector

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Pre-deployment activities

Before starting the deployment, the following steps must be carried out:

  1. Install the latest Azure CLI by following these instructions. (Required for the hybrid licensing deployment, optional for deploying only PAYG instances).
  2. Log into your Azure account. If you do not already have one, create one by following the on-screen instructions.
  3. Create a service principal, making note of the following items as they will be needed to deploy the Function App:
    • Tenant ID (used for the Tenant ID parameter). This is under Azure Active Directory > Properties > Directory ID. (Not required for the hybrid licensing deployment).
    • Application ID (used for the Rest App ID parameter). This is under Azure Active Directory > App registrations > {your-app}.
    • Application secret (used for the Rest App Secret parameter). The application secret only appears once and cannot be retrieved.

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Pre-deployment activities

Before starting the deployment, the following steps must be carried out:

  1. Install the latest Azure CLI by following these instructions. (Required for the hybrid licensing deployment, optional for deploying only PAYG instances).
  2. Log into your Azure account. If you do not already have one, create one by following the on-screen instructions.
  3. Create a service principal, making note of the following items as they will be needed to deploy the Function App:
    • Tenant ID (used for the Tenant ID parameter). This is under Azure Active Directory > Properties > Directory ID. (Not required for the hybrid licensing deployment).
    • Application ID (used for the Rest App ID parameter). This is under Azure Active Directory > App registrations > {your-app}.
    • Application secret (used for the Rest App Secret parameter). The application secret only appears once and cannot be retrieved.