Basic FortGate Setup

Basic FortGate Setup

This guide covers the very basics on how to get a brand new FortiGate setup. By basic I mean “How to get internet flowing in and out of your local area network.” Creating a Direct Connection When setting up a FortiGate for the first time a connection between a PC and the FortiGate’s management interface needs to be made. Higher end FortiGates will have a […]

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Home Lab (Visio Planning)

Home Lab (Visio Planning)

With all my hardware purchased and currently on the way, the next step for this project will be to plan out the networking architecture. To get an idea of how everything will flow together I created a quick Visio chart to represent my intended network layout. Maintaining the expectation that this lab would be something you might see in a small business I intend to […]

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