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About FortiGate for OCI

Single FortiGate-VM Deployment

Use Case: High Availability for FortiGate on OCI

Deploying FortiGate-VM using Terraform

Security Fabric Connector Integration with OCI

Resources

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Checking the prerequisites

To deploy and configure the FortiGate-VM as an A-P HA solution, you need the following items:

  • OCI account to operate in OCI compute portal
  • Availability to accommodate required OCI resources
    • See Service Limits.
    • VCN with five subnets
    • Three public IP addresses
      • One for traffic to/through the active (primary) FortiGate
      • Two for management access to each FortiGate
    • All IP addresses must be static, not DHCP.
    • Two FortiGate-VM instances
      • The two nodes must be deployed in the same region and under the same VCN.
      • Each FortiGate-VM must have at least four network interfaces. See Instance Type Support.
  • Two valid FortiGate-VM BYOL licenses. See Licensing.

FortiGate nodes must be in the same region and VCN.

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Checking the prerequisites

To deploy and configure the FortiGate-VM as an A-P HA solution, you need the following items:

  • OCI account to operate in OCI compute portal
  • Availability to accommodate required OCI resources
    • See Service Limits.
    • VCN with five subnets
    • Three public IP addresses
      • One for traffic to/through the active (primary) FortiGate
      • Two for management access to each FortiGate
    • All IP addresses must be static, not DHCP.
    • Two FortiGate-VM instances
      • The two nodes must be deployed in the same region and under the same VCN.
      • Each FortiGate-VM must have at least four network interfaces. See Instance Type Support.
  • Two valid FortiGate-VM BYOL licenses. See Licensing.

FortiGate nodes must be in the same region and VCN.