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Are Your Apps Stressing Out Users with Poor Performance?

by: Lori MacVittie

While apps represent opportunities to improve productivity and increase profits, poor performance and annoyed users bring these gains to a halt.

Good Enough is only Good Enough Until It Isn’t

by: Lori MacVittie

Then it’s too late to cajole frustrated customers to come back. They’ve already found another provider of whatever it was you were trying to sell them.

App Services at the Heart of the Experience Economy

by: Lori MacVittie

We hear a lot about the digital economy and the API economy, but the experience economy is what both are powering.

F5 Private Cloud Solution Package for OpenStack

by: Henry Tam

This week, F5 introduced the first and only turnkey solution package that includes advanced application and security services that are engineered, tested, and certified to run with the Red Hat OpenStack Platform.

Why Public Cloud is Embracing FPGAs and You Should Too

by: Lori MacVittie

Amidst the rush of consumer-facing ads and releases during the 2016 holiday season, Amazon made quite a stir when it announced it was embracing hardware.

Digital Transformation Driving HTTP/2

by: Lori MacVittie

From State of Application Delivery 2017 – The transition from HTTP/1x to HTTP/2 is of great interest given its potentially disruptive impact.

Privacy Matters

by: Lori MacVittie

There are two “Ps” with which consumers are concerned these days: performance and privacy. The former is driven by an increasingly mobile world, a platform on which resources – memory, compute, and network – are constrained. The latter by concerns...

F5 BIG-IP iSeries Crushes Citrix and A10 SSL Performance

by: Greg W. Davis

F5 has taken a massive step forward in helping customers deliver an application delivery solution that doesn’t force them to choose between security and performance.

iSeries: Not Just a Better, Bigger, and Faster BIG-IP

by: Robert Haynes

With the launch of F5's BIG-IP iSeries, you get innovative new platforms that can adapt hardware capacity to match your workloads.

Islands No More

by: Sangeeta Anand

BIG-IP iSeries gives customers the freedom to deploy any application, anywhere, with consistent application services and security.

Stop. Just Stop. HTTPS is not faster than HTTP.

by: Lori MacVittie

Yes, Lori has been reading the Internet again. And what she’s been seeing makes baby Lori angry. It also makes this former test designer and technology editor cry. Really, I weep at both the excuses offered for such testing and the misleading...

F5 joins Docker Partner Program to Secure, Scale, and Speed up Containerized Apps

by: Lori MacVittie

To say that Docker’s container technology is experiencing explosive growth and adoption is not mere hyperbole or wishful thinking on the part of its highly vocal advocates. Nary a day goes by that does not include some new use of the technology or...

Hardware’s Innovation Theorem

by: Lori MacVittie

I recently finished reading Fermat’s Last Theorem (Simon Singh) which, you might be surprised to learn, was full of drama, intrigue, murder, and mistresses. Really. The history of math is quite full of people who despite their prodigious...

Cisco Live and F5

by: Drew Milam

With fireworks in our rearview mirror, it’s time to turn our focus toward Las Vegas for Cisco Live, July 10-14, at the Mandalay Bay. Whether you’re going to the event or following online, here’s a snapshot of what to expect from F5 at...