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University of Southern Queensland Improves Online Experience for Students and Staff Through Single Sign-On While Increasing App Security

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) needed to empower its 28,000 students to access its network at any time, from anywhere. USQ used a single sign-on solution from F5 that allowed unified access to web-based applications with high availability to ensure 24/7 access, which is crucial to a university with more than 60 percent of students studying online.

Heritage Bank Improves DDoS Protection and Ensures Secure Remote Application Access with F5

Heritage Bank, Australia’s largest customer-owned bank, needed to upgrade its network architecture so it could increase security to protect against threats, improve flexible working options for staff, and streamline its overall IT infrastructure management.

Heritage Bank’s multi-vendor architecture was complicating its IT management process, which affected its ability to stay ahead of threats, as well as to quickly deploy upgraded infrastructure.

By deploying F5 solutions, Heritage Bank was able to increase its level of protection against threats, allow secure remote access for staff, and achieve scalability through a single-vendor approach.

Netprice Adopts F5 Solution to Protect Against Cyberattacks and Lighten Load on Web Servers

Netprice, Ltd. (“netprice”) is an Internet-based retailer whose business model depends of the smooth functioning of numerous web servers grouped by function. The company used load balancers to control access to them, but the time had come to replace the aging OS they were running on, and the company had long wanted to deploy a web application firewall (WAF). In 2016, netprice chose an F5 solution as the much-needed WAF.

GDO Achieves Security with F5 During Transition to AWS

Golf Digest Online (GDO) recently moved its on-premises infrastructure to Amazon Web Services (AWS). It chose F5 products to maintain a highly secure application environment while ensuring a total, disruption-free transition into the cloud in only two months.

Directorate General of Taxes of Indonesia Ensures Reliability and Safety of Applications with F5

Directorate General of Taxes (DGT), as one of the Indonesia' main economy drivers, is expected to be ahead of the curve in capturing future opportunities in the ever-growing digital era.

Idaho Government Agency Simplifies Secure Access to Microsoft Office 365 with F5 Solution

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare needed to implement a secure, federated single sign-on capability for internal systems and Microsoft Office 365. The agency chose F5 access policy and security solutions to simplify identity and access management. The result is a more flexible IT environment with strong security and fewer systems to maintain.

Qualica Uses F5 Solution to Speed SaaS Delivery, Protect Application Vulnerabilities

Qualica runs a diverse Software as a Service (SaaS) business, serving customers in the manufacturing, distribution, and service sectors. It wanted to introduce microservices for applications to speed up SaaS delivery and use a web application firewall (WAF) for vulnerability protection to avoid development resources being taken up by security requirements. These needs led the company to choose F5’s WAF solution and consulting services to make applications safer.

Jeju Air Ensures Scalable and Secured SSL Web application with F5

Jeju Air, the fastest-growing major airline in Korea, sought to enhance its online event promotions to expand touchpoints with consumers. It needed a solution to handle traffic surges, strengthen its system security, and guarantee service...

CEWE Prepares for Its Peak Season Using F5 Solutions

During the holiday season, photo and online print service CEWE must handle peak loads many times greater than those during the rest of the year. To be sufficiently prepared, the company decided to install a powerful application delivery solution provided by F5. In addition, CEWE implemented a web application firewall by F5 to defend against security threats.

NII Deploys F5 Solutions to Provide Secure Application Gateway

The National Institute of Informatics (NII) is part of Japan’s Research Organization of Information and Systems (ROIS). NII performs research and development in informatics and provides information services to Japan’s entire academic community. Its engineers chose F5 technology to establish a critical application gateway with robust, centralized security independent of cloud security services.

University of Technology Sydney Consolidates IT Services to Increase Efficiency and Security with F5

Founded in 1988, the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is a multi-campus tertiary institution in Sydney, Australia. The college was placed fourth across the country in the Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) Leiden Ranking 2015 and 14th global young university, based on universities less than 50 years old.

UTS began to undertake a strategic development program of its IT infrastructure in late 2015, to consolidate existing core load balancing, web application firewall (WAF) and remote virtual private network (VPN) services onto a single platform – all of which were provided by three different vendors. The point solutions lacked automation, high availability, appropriate security, separate maintenance contracts and required specialist IT administrator skills. 

IDC Frontier Uses F5 to Migrate Customers to the Cloud or Hosted Datacenters

IDC Frontier provides various services including cloud, housing, and data analysis. By combining multiple, scalable units, virtualized to support multi-tenancy, IDC Frontier can offer the services faster and on a monthly subscription basis. Introducing BIG-IP made it easy for IDC Frontier to accommodate and migrate customers’ systems—growing their customer base and increasing the number of hosted systems.

Fullcast Preempts Attacks and Achieves Higher Cost/Performance Ratio Using F5 Security Solution

Fullcast, a leader in human resource staffing and payroll services, needed a stronger, faster way to defend its network against cyber attacks. By implementing BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM), Fullcast can visualize all inbound access to its websites and respond quickly to any impending internet threats. 

PIEM Corporation Uses F5 Security Solution to Win Customers and Leave Competition Behind

Software developer PIEM Corporation needed customers to trust that its new interactive wedding planning system would protect their personal information from cybercriminals and ensure that company web servers could handle a high volume of user access and feature requests. Realizing that a web application firewall (WAF) with load-distribution would solve both issues, and after comparing several vendor solutions, PIEM chose F5.    

Fraser Coast Revamps Data Centre to Reduce Time to Market New Services

Fraser Coast Regional Council (FCRC) is a local government agency located in the Wide Bay–Burnett region of Queensland, about 250 kilometres north of the state capital of Brisbane. FCRC is responsible for providing local government services to more than 96,000 residents in a region covering over 7,000 square kilometres.

Domtar Centralizes Authentication and Secures Applications with F5 Solution

As a sustainable paper company, Domtar needed a flexible way to address authentication and security challenges. By deploying a layered F5 solution, the organization centralized authentication protocols, enabled single sign-on, streamlined SSL certificate management, protected its production environment against layer 7 attacks, and simplified the provisioning of test environments.

Everi Uses F5 Solutions to Achieve High Availability and Protect Financial Transactions

Everi (which includes the former Global Cash Holdings) decided to upgrade its backup data center to include the same full functionality as its primary one. The company standardized on F5 intelligent traffic management and security solutions and now consistently meets “five-nines” uptime (99.999 percent). It blocks continual malicious attacks with effectively no service disruption.

The University of Tsukuba Gains Advanced Firewall and DDoS Defense Using Single, Scalable Solution

The University of Tsukuba needed productive measures to counter DDoS attacks. Using F5, the institution gained an integrated, proactive approach that stopped its DNS infrastructure from becoming prey to targeted assaults. 

City of Raleigh Protects Web-Based Applications with F5 BIG-IP ASM

The City of Raleigh, N.C., relies on technology to support transparent operations, easy access to services, and a secure network environment. In 2007, it deployed F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs) to...