F5 Launches Turnkey WAF Solution in Microsoft Azure Security Center

July 21, 2016 – With today’s introduction of Azure Security Center, F5 has demonstrated its continued application security leadership with greater integration and ease of deployment. The latest F5...

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F5 Names Ben Gibson as Chief Marketing Officer

SEATTLE – F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV), the global leader in application networking and security, today announced the addition of Ben Gibson to its executive team as Chief Marketing Officer...

Pokémon Go Launch Reminder Why ‘Build to Scale’ Important as ‘Build to Fail’

One of the catch phrases of DevOps and cloud for the past, oh, many years has been “build to fail.” The premise being that too many businesses experience costly downtime and loss of revenue (and...

F5 Networks Announces Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal 2016

SEATTLE – For the third quarter of fiscal 2016, F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) announced revenue of $496.5 million, up 3 percent from $483.7 million in the prior quarter and 3 percent from $483.6...

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Blog & Infographic: How the Debate between Privacy and Security is Evolving

Some of you may remember a time when national security was a question of protecting individuals from crime on the street, or the Army’s defense against international threats. Today, that picture...

Video: BIG-IP Virtual Editions – Get F5 App Delivery Services in the Cloud

Vivo Uses F5 Solutions for the New Vivo Secure Web Application Service

Vivo, a telecom provider with $11 billion in revenue in 2015, launched its own cloud-based security service for small- and mid-sized businesses. The new Vivo Secure Web Application uses F5...

Case Study: Communications Services Firm Gains Huge Data Throughput with F5 & Cisco ACI

West prioritized software-defined networking, an application-centric infrastructure, and the ability to intelligently manage high-volume traffic on demand—functionality that integrated F5 and Cisco...

Blog: Scale in the age of Secure Everything

At Apple’s WWDC (World Wide Developer Conference) in June, the mobile mogul announced that as of January 1, 2017, all apps in the app store MUST (that’s the RFC style MUST for those networkers...

Security in the Cloud: The Business Perimeter

When Leonidas of the Spartans found himself faced with the prospect of defending Sparta against the totally much bigger and meaner Persian army, he specifically chose the narrow pass at Thermopylae...

Blog: Cisco Live and F5

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...

Security’s Last Mile: The User

When we talk about “the last mile” in networking, we’re usually talking about that leg of the Internet where data moves between the provider’s network to the user’s network. That used to be a...

Blog: Operations in a Hybrid World

The pace of change in the realms of the digital age is unprecedented. Driven by evolving consumer demands, changing industry structures, as well as accelerating technology development, the business...

F5 Secures IoT and 5G Networks with Availability of Standalone Carrier-Class Firewall

Announced at Mobile World Congress Shanghai, a high-performance and scalable carrier-class firewall solution focused on delivering end-to-end security across service provider networks.

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Secure the NEXT – Mitigate DDoS attacks

There are more than 3.4 billion internet users globally with an estimated 6.4 billion IoT devices being connected to it, making the ecosystem a burgeoning exchange where information and...

Blog: Brace yourselves. Serverless is coming.

Technology moves quickly. Or maybe it just seems like it moves quickly because new movements, approaches, and architectures are popping up left and right. This month, it’s the sudden rise of...

Blog: Blue Medora and F5 Partner on BIG-IP vRO Plugin

Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, located in the lower peninsula (what we in the Midwest refer to more colloquially as “under the bridge”). There are no remarkable landmarks in...

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Infographic: Secure and scale Gi LAN with the lowest TCO in the industry

Today's mobile network infrastructures are expected to provide highly available services and excellent subscriber experiences.

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F5 Security Blog: Dridex is Watching You

The developers of the Dridex malware display great proficiency in client and server paradigms as well as obfuscation. The following research outlines this skillset. It, along with Dridex authors’...

Blog: Making Apps Go Faster

As we continue to break up the data center by breaking applications and the networks on which they depend, one business aphorism remains true: speed is king. Performance remains a business level...

Blog: Leveraging the Application World

Twenty-five years ago, applications were monolithic software programs that ran in huge data centres and used by the select few. Today, with Internet and mobile devices, applications are everywhere...

Blog: Betting on OpenStack to Evolve Service Provider Infrastructures

Service providers want to scale their networks with virtual functions to lower costs, reduce time to market, and improve operational efficiency.

DevCentral Blog: SSL Visibility for All

Even before the advent of HTTPS Everywhere, we struggled to ensure that every inspection tool got a peek at the traffic as it left the data center. With over 60% of Internet traffic encrypted and...

F5 Introduces Standalone Security Products to Defend Against Targeted Attacks

June 15, 2016 -- Today’s organizations are tasked to protect a growing number of attack vectors. A rising number of exploits seek to simply overwhelm servers with requests and deceptively use...

F5 Case Study: University of Technology Sydney

UTS Consolidates IT Services to Increase Efficiency and Security with F5

"When should you buy your kids their first smartphone?" https://t.co/io82q1pOhc via @CIOonline
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"Businesses are rushing into #IoT like lemmings" https://t.co/ZZiUnz4zdx via @pcworld
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"Ben Gibson (@BenGibson08) joins F5 Networks as #CMO, EVP" https://t.co/7Hp7CmpHcf via @Telecompaper https://t.co/Sol4lNznFJ
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"Why do we have smart-home apps at all?" https://t.co/q34tjcviC6 via @Recode #IoT
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"Internet of Things #security is dreadful: Here's what to do to protect yourself" https://t.co/Nnm5taRgCR via @ZDNet #IoT
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"#CIOs and their salaries" https://t.co/Vnl8RuRBgE via @CIOInsight
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"#IoT for energy and water: Utilities' role in the internet of things" https://t.co/dEjYcNtBPs via @iotagenda
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CFO Andy Reinland tries to get CEO John McAdam wet at the annual F5 Summer Party and dunk tank… https://t.co/qRO93YpS59
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"F5 Networks names Ben Gibson (@BenGibson08) as #CMO" https://t.co/TZV9bJwh7L via @infotechlead https://t.co/F17YZNIZwU
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