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Jan 11, 2019 9:45 AM ET

Fortinet Serves as a Founding Partner of World Economic Forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity


Fortinet Serves as a Founding Partner of World Economic Forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity

iCrowd Newswire - Jan 11, 2019

SUNNYVALE, Calif., –

Ken Xie, Founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO, Fortinet
“We are proud to be the first cybersecurity company named a founding partner of the World Economic Forum Centre for Cybersecurity and look forward to collaborating with global leaders from the private and public sectors through our shared commitment to deliver a response to the growing global cybersecurity threat. The World Economic Forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity is important for global multi-stakeholder collaboration, and serving as a founding partner of the Centre is yet another step forward in our own mission to secure the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations in the world.”

News Summary:
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cyber security solutions, today announced the company has been named the first cybersecurity founding partner of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Cybersecurity and CEO Ken Xie will serve as a member of the Centre for Cybersecurity Advisory Board.

A Global Response to a Global Threat
WEF and Fortinet both believe that the global threat to our digital economy requires a global response. To respond to that threat and shape the future of cybersecurity, WEF has established the Centre for Cybersecurity, a global network of partners from business, government, international organizations, academia, and civil society to collaborate on cybersecurity challenges. Fortinet’s partnership with the Centre is further reinforcement of the company’s longstanding commitment to public and private sector collaboration. In conjunction with the Centre for Cybersecurity, Fortinet will continue its efforts to collaborate, innovate and develop powerful global solutions to reduce global cyberattacks, contain current and future cyberattacks, and deter cybercrime.

As part of the company’s activity surrounding the WEF Centre for Cybersecurity and WEF Annual Meeting in Davos:

As part of its charter, the Centre for Cybersecurity is committed to:

Fortinet firmly believes in the Centre’s objectives, and is also committed to helping lead the following initiatives:

Additional Resources

About Fortinet
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network – today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security features without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 375,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses. Learn more at https://www.fortinet.com, the Fortinet Blog, or FortiGuard Labs.

Contact Information:

Sandra Wheatley Analyst Contact Investor Contact
Fortinet, Inc. Ron Davis Peter Salkowski
408-235-7700 Fortinet, Inc. Fortinet, Inc.
[email protected] 415-806-9892 408-331-4595
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