WAN1

The WAN1 (or WAN) port on your FortiGate unit is the interface that is most commonly used to connect the FortiGate to a Wide Area Network, typically the Internet. Some FortiGate models have a WAN2 port, which is commonly used for redundant Internet connections.

Bruce Davis

Bruce Davis

Technical Writer at Fortinet
Bruce has been working with computers, and related technology, since before the World Wide Web was a thing. He has worked in system and network administration. He has even dabbled in technical support. He has made the switch to technical writing as part of his deep, dark and dastardly plan to make the arcane machinations of IT technology more easily understood by the poor folks who use it.
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