Universities Network (EUN) is the nonprofit organization was founded in 1987 to
serve as the electronic gateway to knowledge in Egypt. It was established under
the umbrella of the Supreme Council of Universities – Ministry of Higher
Education and State for Scientific Research, to become the leading provider of
information and knowledge that the Egyptian society needs by possessing the
skills and capabilities essential for providing the highest level of
infrastructure of information and informatics.
As an integral part of
its purpose, the Egyptian Universities Network (EUN) provides high quality
networking to deliver high speed internet connectivity between Egyptian universities
and the international scientific community. Accordingly, EUN was seeking a more
advanced security solution that delivers top-rated protection and high performance
including encrypted traffic.
In collaboration with a prestigious IT Reseller,
our Fortinet team designed and demonstrated the customized solution that can
provide the Egyptian Universities Network (EUN) with the core network security
capabilities it needs to deliver its services to the Egyptian and international
On deploying FortiGate (Next Generation
Firewall - NGFW) and FortiAnalyzer, the Egyptian
Universities Network (EUN)’s successfully realized top-level network security
measures, leveled-up its policy
management features, and dramatically improved its network performance.
comprehensive threat protection solution provides the Egyptian Universities Network (EUN) with top-level network security
- Immediate identification and defense against sophisticated inbound
- Detection and counteraction of detrimental network activity.
- Reduced complexity given FortiGate’s automated
visibility into applications, users and network and provides security ratings
to adopt security best practices.
- Increased monitoring and reporting capabilities for future
- In addition, FortiGate NGFW provides automated
visibility into cloud applications, IoT devices and automatically discovers end
to end topology view of the enterprise network.
Moreover, our Fortinet
solution enabled the Egyptian Universities
Network (EUN) to considerably level-up its policy
management features in terms of:
- Prevention of unauthorized access
- Banning inappropriate online behavior
- Compliance using pre-built regulation-specific reports
- The ability to provide unique permissions to individual staff
the Egyptian Universities Network (EUN) instantly detected several improvements
in terms of network performance following the deployment of our Fortinet
solution such as:
- The increased functionality across the network
- The faster performance at hindered checkpoints
- The ability to use key reporting features
- The enhanced usability, effectiveness, and security
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