Cloudbleed: What We Know and What You Should Do

Definitive steps individuals and organizations can take today to deal with the impact of Cloudbleed.

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Mobile World Congress: Feb 27 - Mar 02

Meet at the largest mobile event in the world to learn more about how F5 provides a rich suite of solutions for service providers to optimize, monetize, and secure their networks.

Benefits of a Tier-1 US Operator’s NFV Implementation

Operators are looking for an open, multi-vendor NFV platform to evolve and scale their networks to lower costs, reduce time to market, and improve operational efficiencies.

Are IoT Message Protocols the Next Security Challenge for Service Providers?

The growing number of connected devices in the Internet of Things (IoT) provides an opportunity for service providers to develop new streams of revenue. For end users, IoT has the potential to...

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The Role of Optimization in 5G Networks

As we all know, 4G and LTE are designed to improve capacity, user data-rates, spectrum usage, and latency. 5G represents more than just an evolution of mobile broadband.

Building Secure Solutions Successfully Using Systems Theory

When security solutions don’t work as planned, embrace the complexity and use Systems Theory tools to adjust, regulate, and redefine.

Container Orchestration Illustrates Power of the (Other) API Economy

Digital transformation cannot be focused solely on the outside, it must include the inside as well. This year’s buzzword bingo card includes the amorphous phrases “digital transformation” and “API...

Virtualizing the Gi LAN – Do’s and Don’ts

After many years of discussions and proof of concepts, network functions virtualization (NFV) is now moving away from the conceptual to the realization stage.

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The Motley Fool Secures Critical Websites with F5 Cloud-Based Silverline WAF Solution

The financial services company needed enhanced responsiveness and visibility from its web application firewall and content delivery network provider.

RSA: Building an Application Security Ecosystem

At F5, we talk a lot about concepts like the changing threat landscape and the dissolving perimeter – that applications and user identities are increasingly the primary targets of malicious attacks...

Hello IoT, Goodbye Security Innocence

2016 showed us that the Internet of Things (IoT) is a game-changer when it comes to service provider networks.

There are only 2 types of clouds: Those you control and those you don’t

Cloudy insights from the State of Application Delivery 2017 – Control. We use that word a lot. Control yourself! Control your own destiny! Control your financial future. Find out how! Control is a...

Choose ID over IP. Please.

I take lots of pictures. Sometimes I’m using WiFi. Other times I’m out by the pond (fishing, if you must know) and using my cell connection. Same house. Same location. And yet the geolocation...

Keeping your apps secure. You have more options than you think.

What are my options when a security vulnerability has been identified in one of my apps.

Credential Theft: Easy as Shooting Phish in a Barrel

Imagine your best-case scenario: You’ve conducted security awareness training for your users and have educated them on all the threats that apply to them. You’ve cultivated a culture of...

Welcome to CISO to CISO

Hi. I’m Mike Convertino, CISO of F5 Networks, and I want to welcome you to an experiment we’re conducting here at F5. We’ve laid the foundation of this CISO to CISO portal on an idea that has...

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F5 Networks Appoints François Locoh-Donou as President and CEO

F5 Networks announced that François Locoh-Donou has been named the company's President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of F5's Board of Directors, effective April 3, 2017.

Protecting Identity in the Cloud

A few months ago, my colleague wrote about accelerating adoption of Office 365 and the importance of security for cloud-based applications. His posts underscored the need for a secure, centralized...

Templates are Taking over the Cloud

Cloud – and for purposes of this post I mean infrastructure as a service (IaaS) – enables business agility primarily be freeing those tasked with deploying apps from the complexity of all the...

February 5th is F5 Day!

See how F5ers are celebrating around the globe by following the #iamF5 hashtag.

The 2016 TLS Telemetry Report

In just four short years, encryption estimates have gone from almost non-existent (in the low single digits before 2013) to just over 50% by the end of 2016. How much of a victory is this?

Securing the New Perimeter

Applications today are everywhere, crossing boundaries between personal and professional, mobile and desktop, the data center and the cloud. Multiplying applications means multiplying risks.

DNS Security Risks for Service Providers in the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) represents a large new business opportunity for service providers to develop new streams of revenue. For end users, IoT has the potential to provide solutions that can...

If an app can’t go to the cloud, the cloud must go to the app

Insights from the State of Application Delivery 2017 Many (and I mean a lot) of folks push back on the very existence of the idea of private (on-premise) cloud. This is not new; I’ve been...

F5 Networks Announces Results for First Quarter of Fiscal 2017

January 25, 2017 – For the first quarter of fiscal 2017, F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) announced revenue of $516.0 million, up 5.4 percent from the first quarter of fiscal 2016.

Using F5 Labs Application Threat Intelligence

As security professionals, we often feel like we’re fighting a losing battle when it comes to cyber security.

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