Software, Hardware, Cloud, Hybrid? What, Where, When. Application developers and organizations are embracing the freedom to deploy and use applications anywhere. That’s good for business agility and innovation. At the same time, performance and security expectations only continue to increase, putting more pressure on IT to ensure quality of the application experience regardless of where or how an application is hosted. The F5 Advantage: Configure Once. Deploy Anywhere. F5 provides a unified platform for delivering consistent application services and policies that span private and public data centers, private and public cloud services, across town and across the globe. With F5, your services and policies follow the application. You don’t need to learn a new system or bring on additional expertise to help you out just because you need to migrate your applications to the cloud. Standardizing on F5 simplifies deployment and can significantly reduce operational costs over time. Plus, using F5’s unified platform means you have a single, solid source for service and support.