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Direct cache access for network input/output devices

Patent Number 9712544 - July 18, 2017

Methods and systems for improving efficiency of direct cache access (DCA) are provided. According to one embodiment, a set of DCA control…

Repurposing protocol messages to facilitate handoff

Patent Number 9713045 - July 18, 2017

A control element identifies the possibility that a station will transfer to a destination AP, and prepares that destination for a handoff.…

Extension of Wi-Fi services multicast to a subnet across a Wi-Fi network using software-defined networking (SDN) to centrally control data plane behavior

Patent Number 9705694 - July 11, 2017

Wi-Fi services multicast to a subnet in a software-defined network (SDN) are extended. An SDN controller centrally monitors a data plane of a…

Directing clients based on communication format

Patent Number 9699138 - July 4, 2017

Methods and systems for redirecting client requests are provided. According to one embodiment, a system includes a processor and a memory…

Mobile hotspot managed by access controller

Patent Number 9699144 - July 4, 2017

Systems and methods are described for a mobile hotspot that can be managed by an access controller. According to an embodiment, a WAN…

Fortinet Patent Applications

COMPUTERIZED SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DEPLOYMENT OF MANAGEMENT TUNNELS

Application Number 20170201488 - July 13, 2017

Methods and systems for deploying management tunnels between managed and managing devices are provided. According to one embodiment, the use…

APPLICATION BASED CONDITIONAL FORWARDING AND LOAD BALANCING IN A SOFTWARE DEFINED NETWORKING (SDN) ARCHITECTURE

Application Number 20170195254 - July 6, 2017

Systems and methods for an SDN switch that provides application-based conditional forwarding and session-aware load balancing are provided.…

PACKET ROUTING USING A SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING (SDN) SWITCH

Application Number 20170195255 - July 6, 2017

Systems and methods for an SDN switch that facilitates forwarding/differential routing decision determination are provided. A packet is…

CARDINALITY BASED PACKET PROCESSING IN SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING (SDN) SWITCHES

Application Number 20170195257 - July 6, 2017

Systems and methods for scalable SDN devices having ports/network interfaces mapped to cardinal flow processing (CFP) units are provided.…

TUNNEL INTERFACE FOR SECURING TRAFFIC OVER A NETWORK

Application Number 20170195289 - July 6, 2017

Methods and systems for a flexible, scalable hardware and software platform that allows a managed security service provider to easily provide…

Fortinet Federal Litigation Filings

Spycurity LLC v. Fortinet, Inc.

Delaware District Court - July 5, 2017

Magnacross LLC v. Fortinet, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - April 12, 2017

Plectrum LLC v. Fortinet, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - February 3, 2017

Selective Signals, LLC v. Fortinet, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - January 31, 2017

Wavestar Communications Systems LLC v. Fortinet, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - December 30, 2016

Fortinet Federal District Court Decisions

Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - December 1, 2015

ORDER RESETTING PRETRIAL FILINGS DEADLINE AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCE re 335 Notice of Settlement filed by Fortinet, Inc. Pretrial…

Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 25, 2015

ORDER by Judge Edward M. Chen granting in part and denying in part 293 Plaintiff's Motion to Enforce Stipulation (emclc2, COURT…

Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 9, 2015

ORDER by Judge Edward M. Chen granting in part and denying in part 292 Plaintiff's Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; granting…

Fortinet Inc. v. FireEye Inc.

California Northern District Court - September 22, 2015

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 221 Stipulation for Dismissal of State Law Claims with Prejudice and of Patent Claims…

Fortinet Inc. v. FireEye Inc.

California Northern District Court - September 15, 2015

ORDER Granting 212 Motion to Change Case Management Schedule : Discovery due by 12/23/2015. Motions due by 1/22/2016. Signed by…