BIG-IP Cloud Edition

Dedicated per-app services and protection for any environment.

Unleash app deployments with confidence.

In the quest to deliver applications faster, organizations are identifying and removing sources of friction that impede progress. BIG-IP Cloud Edition supports app teams’ need for greater flexibility and speed—while enabling operations teams to standardize on consistent network and security policies across the entire application portfolio.

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Why BIG-IP Cloud Edition?

You can now get the industry-leading performance, security, customization, and adaptability F5 is known for, in right-sized and right-priced services designed for the cloud. BIG-IP Cloud Edition is composed of tightly integrated BIG-IQ Centralized Management and BIG-IP Per-App VEs to deliver advanced app services and lifecycle management—including autoscale, self-service management for app owners, and per-app analytics—in VMware private cloud or AWS public cloud environments.

Dedicated per-app services are available for:

  • BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager: Delivers intelligent traffic management, as well as SSL offload and application optimization, for the best end-user experience.


Boost app-deployment speed.

Get the power of the BIG-IP platform at the speed application teams demand.

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Provide dedicated intelligent traffic management and Advanced WAF protection for all your apps.


Application-centric management lets you empower your app teams to manage their own applications with catalog of pre-built and customizable templates for automated provisioning, configurations, and upgrades.


No need to overprovision resources. Automatically scale out additional Per-App VE instances based on policy.


An application-specific dashboard delivers actionable analytics and deep visibility into app performance, security, and end-user experience, which enables quick self-diagnosis and issue resolution.


Choose the model that’s right for your business. BIG-IP Cloud Edition is available with subscription, ELA, or perpetual licensing.

Why a per-app approach to application services matters.

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