Fortinet FortiGate FG-300E Next-Generation Firewalls

The FortiGate 300E delivers next generation firewall capabilities for mid-sized to large enterprises, with the flexibility to be deployed at the campus or enterprise branch. Protects against cyber threats with security processor powered high performance,


Fortinet FortiGate FG-300E Next-Generation Firewalls


  • Protects against known exploits, malware and malicious websites using continuous threat intelligence provided by FortiGuard Labs security services
  • Identify thousands of applications including cloud applications for deep inspection into network traffic
  • Protects against unknown attacks using dynamic analysis and provides automated mitigation to stop targeted attacks


  • Delivers industry’s best threat protection performance and ultra-low latency using purpose-built security processor (SPU) technology
  • Provides industry-leading performance and protection for SSL encrypted traffic


  • Independently tested and validated best security effectiveness and performance
  • Received unparalleled third-party certifications from NSS Labs, ICSA, Virus Bulletin and AV Comparatives


  • Delivers extensive routing, switching, wireless controller and high performance IPsec VPN capabilities to consolidate networking and security functionality
  • Enables flexible deployment such as Next Generation Firewall and Secure SD-WAN


  • Single Pane of Glass with Network Operations Center (NOC) view provides 360° visibility to identify issues quickly and intuitively
  • Predefined compliance checklist analyzes the deployment and highlights best practices to improve overall security posture

Security Fabric

  • Enables Fortinet and Fabric-ready partners’ products to collaboratively integrate and provide end-to-end security across the entire attack surface
  • Automatically builds Network Topology visualizations which discover IoT devices and provide complete visibility into Fortinet and Fabric-ready partner products


















  1. USB Port
  2. Console Port
  3. 2x GE RJ45 Management/HA Ports
  4. 16x GE RJ45 Ports
  5. 16x GE SFP Slots



FortiGate 300E
Hardware Specifications
GE RJ45 Interfaces 16
GE SFP Slots 16
GE RJ45 Management Ports 2
USB Ports 2
RJ45 Console Port 1
Local Storage NL
Included Transceivers 2x SFP (SX 1 GE)
System Performance and Capacity
IPv4 Firewall Throughput (1518 / 512 / 64 byte, UDP) 32 / 32 / 30 Gbps
Firewall Throughput (1518 / 512 / 64 byte UDP packets) 32 / 32 / 30 Gbps
Firewall Latency (64 byte UDP packets) 3 μs
Firewall Throughput (Packets Per Second) 30 Mpps
Concurrent Sessions (TCP) 4 Million
New Sessions/Second (TCP) 300,000
Firewall Policies 10,000
IPsec VPN Throughput (512 byte) 1 20 Gbps
Gateway-to-Gateway IPsec VPN Tunnels 2,000
Client-to-Gateway IPsec VPN Tunnels 50,000
SSL-VPN Throughput 2.5 Gbps
Concurrent SSL-VPN Users (Recommended Maximum, Tunnel Mode) 500
SSL Inspection Throughput 3 6.8 Gbps
Application Control Throughput (HTTP 64K) 2 7 Gbps
CAPWAP Throughput (1444 byte, UDP) 5 Gbps
Virtual Domains (Default / Maximum) 10 / 10
Maximum Number of Switches Supported NA
Maximum Number of FortiAPs (Total / Tunnel) 512 / 256
Maximum Number of FortiTokens 1,000
Maximum Number of Registered Endpoints 600
High Availability Configurations Active-Active, Active-Passive, Clustering
System Performance — Optimal Traffic Mix
IPS Throughput 2 11 Gbps
System Performance — Enterprise Traffic Mix
IPS Throughput 2 5 Gbps
NGFW Throughput 2,4 3.5 Gbps
Threat Protection Throughput 2,5 3 Gbps


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