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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Global Consulting Firm Gives Employees Reliable, Around-the-Clock Email Access

    Dar Al-Handasah, a leading international consultancy, plans, designs and implements development projects. Their challenges are to ensure high availability of Exchange Server 2013, provide dependable email access around the clock and simplify system configuration and maintenance. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented iApps configuration templates,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Banking Industry IT Services Provider Delivers Fast, Secure Applications and Online Services

    Finanz Informatik (FI) is the IT services provider of Germany's savings banks finance group (Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe). Their challenges are to improve security, availability and uptime of applications, streamline infrastructure management, improve cost-effectiveness of infrastructure and comply with FIPS. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP Local...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    University Delivers Online Learning to 100,000+ Users with F5 Solution

    A large U.S. university played a pivotal role in helping modernize Midwestern education. Their challenges are crippling delays in blackboard, inability to scale blackboard to 100,000 users, siloed application environments and need for costly hardware expansion. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP 3900, BIG-IP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Key Communications Systems are Always Available, Highly Responsive for Global Mining Company

    Teck Resources is Canada's largest diversified resources and mining company, mines for copper, coal, zinc and other specialty metals. Their challenges are poor response time in critical communications apps, service interruptions, inconsistent user experience, insufficient system monitoring tools and inadequate capacity for VDI environment. They chose F5 Networks to overcome...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Everbridge Manages Traffic and Security across Global Cloud Providers and Local Data Centers

    Everbridge provides unified critical communications - emergency notifications regarding critical events. Their challenges are to support multiple cloud providers, boost data center capacity, simplify security management and comply with data storage regulations. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented virtual editions complement BIG-IP appliances to optimize...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    LivePerson Supports up to 10 Million Concurrent Connections per Second with F5 Solution

    LivePerson provides web marketing services and an online engagement platform and for global organizations. Their challenges are to expand network capacity, increase scalability, improve security and streamline management. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented VIPRION 2400 chassis and BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) module. The...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Loan Originator ooba Boosts Performance, Cuts Downtime with F5 BIG-IP Solution

    As one of South Africa's leading home loan originators, ooba helps homebuyers find, finance and insure their new homes. Their challenges are to improve performance and reliability of applications and web portals, simplify changes to the enterprise architecture and ensure security with one solution for the entire infrastructure. They chose...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Application Performance Jumps 300 Percent for Federal Agency using F5 Solution

    A U.S. based defense contractor manages IT operations for a federal agency that provides geospatial intelligence services. Their challenges are to ensure high availability for intelligence data, simplify management activities and support data center consolidation. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco ACE, BIG-IP Local...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    University of Paderborn Provides Flexible Access to Critical Services with F5 Solution

    The University of Paderborn in Paderborn, Germany, is a medium size facility with 18,500 students. Their challenges are to replace obsolete load balancers, ensure performance and reliability, provide flexible access to growing range of services and simplify management. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Avea Achieves 25 Percent Subscriber Growth with F5 Carrier-Grade NAT Platform

    Avea is the sole GSM 1800 mobile services operator in Turkey. Their challenges are to remove IPv4 constraints on business growth, to collate data to meet government legislation without introducing high storage costs and deliver a secure, high-quality service for customers. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. The...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    SiteVision Founds New Web Service on F5 VIPRION Hardware

    The Swedish company SiteVision was poised to take a leap in an entirely new business direction. Their challenges are to build a reliable, high performance platform for SaaS, provision enough bandwidth for now and the future and strengthen Internet security. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Greek Yellow Pages Improves Website Performance and Security with One Time-Saving F5 Product

    Greek Yellow Pages aims to provide the most complete and reliable source of information on products and services in Greece. Their challenges are to deliver fast web app performance for millions of users per year, protect the site from web scraping attacks, increases web application speed by 70%, improve protection...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    UK National Lottery Delivers Highly- Available, Scalable Website for Online Customers

    Camelot operates the UK National Lottery. In the United Kingdom, 70 percent of adults play The National Lottery on a regular basis and 6 million of these people have registered to buy their tickets online. Their challenges are to scale up the website in response to online business growth, expand...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Document Management Company Rescues Large Deployment Using F5 Solution for Exchange Server 2010

    When a large document management company tried to migrate 140,000 users from Exchange Server 2003 to Exchange Server 2010. Their challenges are to relieve overloaded, failing load balancers, complete Exchange Server 2010 migration of 140,000 users and deploy high-capacity, scalable solution to handle anticipated future growth. They chose F5 Networks...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Insurance Provider Broadens Customer Experience, Boosts Security with Integrated F5 Solution

    Pekin Insurance, a large Midwestern insurance policy provider with 1,200 agencies and 7,500 independent agents, is always striving to better serve its customers. Their challenges are to ensure high security, broaden online user experience, optimize the network and minimize costs and prepare for future growth. They chose F5 Networks to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Human Rights Watch Ensures High Availability for Exchange 2010 with F5

    Human Rights Watch is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization with a global staff of professionals who investigate and promote human rights issues. Their challenges are to avoid email downtime, secure sensitive data, improve bandwidth efficiency and ensure compatibility with Exchange 2010 technology. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Marketing Firm Supports Business Growth, Saves Hundreds of Thousands with FlexPod and F5 Solution

    The marketing services firm, which offers website hosting and other IT services, struggled to provide efficient services because of the decentralized infrastructures of its internal marketing customers. Their challenges are to consolidate it infrastructure, continue to grow business, increase availability, improve security and provide comfortable user experience. They chose F5...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    PensionsFirst Delivers Secure and Scalable Web Application Access with F5 BIG-IP Solutions

    PensionsFirst Analytics offers advanced analytical and advisory services to the Defined Benefit (DB) pensions industry. Their challenges are to deliver high performance and reliability for web application users, maintain the highest levels of security and compliance and implement scalable and easily manageable solutions to meet expected growth. They chose F5...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    College Boosts IT Productivity; Secures Applications and Network with F5 Solution

    Sinclair Community College is one of Ohio's largest two-year colleges. Their challenges are to simplify IT administration, empower IT staff with administrator capabilities and protect network, applications and data from security threats. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) and BIG-IP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Eze Software Ensures Resiliency and Security for High-Speed Financial Transactions with F5

    Eze Software Group is a provider of global, multi-asset investment technology, including the RealTick EMS electronic execution management platform. Their challenges are to ensure resiliency and high performance for FIX traffic, guarantee the highest levels of security for all transactions and improve ease of management and reduce administrative overhead. They...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Miami-Dade Public Library Patrons Enjoy Secure, Fast Access to Virtual Desktops with F5 Solution

    The Miami-Dade Public Library System (MDPLS) is a system of libraries in Miami and Miami-Dade County, Florida in the United States. Their challenges are to ensure high availability of library's virtual desktops, protect library patrons and employees from internet threats and streamline IT tasks for small team with tight budget....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Top R&D University POSTECH Accelerates SAP Applications with F5 Application Ready Solution for SAP

    POhang university of Science and TECHnology (POSTECH) is one of the world's leading science and technology research-oriented universities. Their challenges are to improve performance and availability of SAP ERP applications, protect sensitive student information, consolidate network functionality and reduce management overhead and capital expenses. They chose F5 Networks to overcome...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Bulletproof Uses F5 Solution to Ensure Fast, Secure, and Always-Available Application Delivery to its Users

    Bulletproof Networks delivers managed cloud hosting for mission-critical websites, applications and campaigns across Australia and the United States. Their challenges are creating an infrastructure flexible enough for innovation, managing IPv6 and satisfying enterprise customers' demands for greater functionality. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Engin Builds Broadband Aggregation Platform with F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager

    Engin was using solutions from third-party suppliers in its build up phase. Their challenges are to inherent complexities of traditional model, desire for dynamic service approach and significant upfront investment. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) to build its broadband...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Community College Delivers Secure SharePoint Access to all Users with F5 Solution

    A large U.S. community college wanted to give users access to all of its applications and services through Microsoft SharePoint - from anywhere using any device. Their challenges are to provide secure access to all college applications and services, offer anywhere, anytime access from any device, achieve fast, consistent performance...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    CARFAX Consolidates Security Solutions with F5 to Do More with Less

    CARFAX, a leading provider of vehicle history information, needed to protect its website from attacks, ensure website availability, prevent data theft and enhance the scalability of its infrastructure. Their challenges are to improve website performance and cut downtime, ensure safety of proprietary data, improve IT productivity and efficiently manage rapid...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Despegar Leads Latin American Travel Industry with its Modern, Responsive Websites

    Despegar is Latin America's largest online travel agency, serving customers throughout Central and South America as well as the United States, Spain, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. Their challenges are to scale to handle growing traffic, ensure website availability, distribute traffic across two data centers and speed deployment of...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    China Telecom Jiangsu Branch: Active-active Datacenter to Optimize Resources

    As the leading telecom service provider, China Telecommunications Corporation provides the largest integrated information service solutions, which covers broadband Internet access, mobile communications, information technology applications and fixed line telephone services. Their challenge is to have a primary data center and a secondary data center for business continuity purposes replicating...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Fidessa Provides Exceptional Support for Its Customers with F5 Solution

    Fidessa provides a comprehensive range of products and services that span the entire financial trading lifecycle and encompass investment and broker communities. Their challenges are to improve the reliability and resilience of a vital support desk application and optimize the speed of the support desk app through load balancing. They...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Belgium Gives Citizens Secure and Fast Access to Personal Data Online

    The Rijksdienst Voor Pensioenen (RVP) is the government agency that handles pension information for the citizens of Belgium. Their challenges are to deliver citizen pension data online, ensure tight security for private, sensitive information and provide high availability and fast performance for millions of users. They chose F5 Networks to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Sheffield Hallam University Improves Reliability of Online Services

    Sheffield Hallam University operates around 30 different web-based applications that are accessible to 35,000 students and 5,000 staff members. Their challenges are to provide a reliable SSO system for online applications, increase application availability and improve application security. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    U.S. Retailer Uses F5 Solution to Manage Huge Traffic Load and Avoid Spending Millions

    A large U.S.-based retail store chain had less than a month's notice to provide computing support for up to 2,000 new customer service agents. Their challenges are immediately support 2,000 additional users, manage rapid upsurge in traffic volume and deliver reliable performance and availability. They chose F5 Networks to overcome...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Energy Company Deploys VMware View and F5 Solution for Better Remote Access, Stronger Performance

    A large integrated energy company produces transports and stores oil and gas across North America and around the world. Their challenges are to provide network access for remote users and efficiently manage multiple data centers. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    School District Makes Online Learning, BYOD a Reality with F5 Solutions

    Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS), Georgia's largest school system, needed to support a major initiative for online and collaborative learning called eCLASS. Their challenges are to consolidate resources, keep applications available and enable a secure, scalable BYOD network. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented VIPRION...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    MLB Network Delivers 100 Percent Uptime for Broadcasts, Secure Remote Access with F5

    MLB Network, the national cable television network for Major League Baseball, televises live MLB games and other Emmy Award-winning original programming. Their challenges are to build cost-effective network within short timeframe, ensure 100 percent uptime of broadcast operations and enable secure remote access for employees and vendors. They chose F5...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Security Company Keeps Systems Protected and Available with F5 Technology

    Reliance Protectron Security Services is one of Canada's largest security monitoring and installation companies, serving more than 350,000 residential, commercial, industrial and wholesale subscribers. Their challenges are to ensure availability for mission-critical business applications and comply with PCI standards. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    European Airline Accelerates Online Transactions with F5 Solution

    The Dutch company operates in the highly competitive airline industry. Their challenges are to bring online transactional apps partly in-house, to deliver a fast, high-quality online service for customers and ensure the reliability of the website. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP 3900 devices...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    UAE University Depends on F5 to Accelerate Microsoft and Education Applications

    UAE University works hard to deliver dependable IT services for staff and students. Their challenges are to improve the stability of core applications, provide a strong foundation for a new education portal, and optimize the performance of Microsoft unified and communications solutions. They chose F5 Networks to overcome these challenges....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    U.S. Federal Agency Boosts Web Portal Performance and Availability, Cuts Costs with F5 Solution

    A large U.S. federal agency was faced with high maintenance costs and sluggish performance of its customer-facing web portal. Their challenges are to improve performance and uptime of customer-facing web portal, reduce maintenance and support costs and meet security and regulatory requirements without degrading performance. They chose F5 Networks to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Financial Services Firm Ensures High Website Availability, Improves Compliance with F5 Solution

    A financial services company needed to increase the availability and performance of a critical customer website containing regularly updated investment information. Their challenges are to provide high availability for corporate investment website, Microsoft SharePoint and Exchange, ensure strong application and network security and comply with PCI DSS and FFI industry...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Intelligent File Virtualization With F5 ARX

    Enterprises today face the challenge of managing and storing an ever-increasing amount of information. Not only is information being created at an unprecedented rate, but regulatory and business needs are also requiring the preservation of information for longer periods. At the same time, IT organizations must do more with less...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Security and Acceleration - The Sweet Spot of Application Delivery

    F5's unified web application security and acceleration in BIG-IPv10 offers an unmatched solution for directing, securing, and accelerating web applications. Retail and remote users receive faster web pages. For IT, it minimizes WAN bandwidth utilization, safeguards web applications, and prevents data leakage, all while directing traffic to the application server...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Webcast: Securing Your Web Applications

    As more application traffic moves to the web, the information assets are facing new security threats. Web application security is a comprehensive, policy-based method designed to help manage these emerging threats at the application level, so one can prevent attacks that no other firewalls can address. The attendee of this...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Optimizing VMware View VDI Deployments With F5

    Corporate desktop usage and management has long been a necessary evil for IT groups. Most employees need full desktops and there are usually multiple types of desktops required for different business units: XP for accounting, Mac for creative design, Vista for sales and people in the field, Linux for technical...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Unified Application and Data Delivery: A Model for Creating Dynamic IT Infrastructure

    For many decades, the essential business relationships between users, applications, and data remained static. IT administrators controlled IT resources, operations, and access methods manually. This resulted in a tightly bound physical and operational infrastructure that increased cost, and more importantly, slowed the organization's ability to respond to change. New business...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Automated DR Traffic Management With VMware SRM and the F5 BIG-IP

    Organizations using F5 and VMware can take advantage of a complete solution for automated disaster recovery between two data centers. This paper summarizes a solution for enabling VMware vCenter Server to automate the failover of the network portion of the application infrastructure, in the event that a vCenter Site Recovery...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Securing the Cloud

    While companies certainly see a business benefit to a pay-as - go model for computing resources, security concerns seem always to appear at the top of surveys regarding cloud computing. These concerns include authentication, authorization, accounting (AAA) services; encryption; storage; security breaches; regulatory compliance; location of data and users; and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Creating a Hybrid ADN Architecture With Both Virtual and Physical ADCs

    Virtualization has long since moved from an emerging data center technology into a standard deployment tool across organizations of all sizes, regardless of industry. A virtualization survey from Rackspace in August 2007 indicated a strong trust in virtualization, with 72 percent of respondents noting a willingness to deploy virtualized applications...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Caching Behavior of Web Browsers

    It is interesting to note how the contents of a web page can be stored in the browser's cache so it doesn't need to be re-requested and re-downloaded. Thus, efficiently using the browser cache can improve end user response times and reduce bandwidth utilization. The cache-ability of an item on...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Manageable Application Security: BIG?IP Application Security Manager V10.1 Brings the Visibility, Control, and Flexibility Necessary to Defend Applications and Comply With Regulations Without Sacrificing Manageability

    BIG?IP Application Security Manager v10.1 provides the visibility, control, and flexibility that not only help to defend applications but also ensure compliance with regulations without sacrificing manageability. The fact that organizations are required to collect, collate, comb through, and summarize a huge amount of information for management and business stakeholders...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Unified Access and Optimization With F5 BIG-IP Edge Gateway: Integrating Security, Availability, and Application Acceleration Services to Enable Context-Aware Networking

    BIG-IP Edge Gateway offers a unique set of features, market-leading capacity and performance, enticing TCO, and ROI value. BIG-IP Edge Gateway integrates with existing enterprise infrastructure and applications while simultaneously providing authentication, authorization, and access to networks, applications and portals. The comprehensive endpoint security helps make corporate compliance easier. Dynamic...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Create A Smarter Storage Strategy

    As file data continues to grow at a rapid pace, businesses are looking for more ways to cut their storage costs and lighten the management burden on IT. But where should one begin? The storage market presents an overwhelming array of choices even to experienced storage veterans, in terms of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    BIG-IP Version 10.1: An Integrated Application Delivery Architecture

    For enhanced efficiency and performance, dynamic data centers needs contextual application delivery that can manage applications on access and network conditions. This need has been taken care of by F5 BIG-IP v10.1, on access and network conditions Application Delivery Controller (ADC) that provides sophisticated, integrated, contextual application management on a...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Controlling the Cloud: Requirements for Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing represents not a revolution but an evolution of existing enterprise computing architectures, dating back to the first instance of networked computing. The difference is that today there are vast advances in virtualization in nearly every aspect of the data center. There has also been an emergence of a...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Availability and the Cloud

    Cloud computing, while still evolving in all its iterations, can offer IT a powerful alternative for efficient application, infrastructure, and platform delivery. As businesses continue to embrace the cloud as an advantageous application delivery option, the basics are still the same: scalability, flexibility, and availability to enable a more agile...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Cloud Balancing: The Evolution of Global Server Load Balancing

    While cloud balancing sounds like a futuristic concept, it is actually based on proven, well-understood global application delivery technology. Today, large organizations already use global application delivery to enhance application performance, ensure availability, and control the costs associated with application delivery. Cloud balancing provides the means by which organizations with...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    The Optimized and Accelerated Cloud

    Cloud computing is an interesting change in the data center because it simultaneously offers huge benefits and brings huge risks to enterprise IT. The benefits come from providing a much more dynamic and agile computing environment for any application, as well as helping IT move expensive assets outside its own...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Global Distributed Service in the Cloud With F5 and VMware

    The term "Cloud computing" has been a prevalent, forward-thinking component of IT for the past year, fueled by new technologies in the local data center such as virtualization. Like most new terms in technology, cloud computing means different things to different people. On one end of the spectrum, it's nothing...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Deploying F5 Application Ready Solutions With VMware View 4.0

    Corporate desktop management has long been a necessary evil for IT groups. Most employees need full desktops, and different business units usually require multiple types of desktops: Windows XP for accounting, Mac for creative design, Windows 7 for sales and people in the field, Linux for technical staff, and so...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Reducing Storage Costs With F5 ARX

    F5 ARX solutions dramatically reduce capital and operating expenses associated with managing file storage environments. Companies that have deployed ARX solutions have realized significant cost savings in several ways, including through greater use of lower cost storage with storage tiering, reduced backup media consumption from backup optimization, improved resource utilization,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Optimizing FTP File Transfers With BIG-IP WAN Optimization Module

    File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used to exchange and manipulate files over a TCP/IP-based network, such as the Internet. FTP is built on client-server architecture and utilizes separate control and data connections between the client and server applications. FTP can be used with user-based password authentication...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    HIPAA Security Compliance and F5 Solutions

    As more medical information, including patient records, is converted into electronic format and Internet usage continues to grow, healthcare organizations are finding themselves increasingly vulnerable to attacks. The complex challenge of securing information and maintaining strict levels of patient confidentiality is increasingly difficult since web-based systems are widely used in...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Hybrid Cloud Application Architecture for Elastic Java-Based Web Applications

    Welcome to the Hybrid Cloud Application Architecture guide for F5 and VMware vCloud systems. This paper has been prepared as an illustration of an architecture that can be adapted to suit the needs of the particular application. Using F5, VMware, GemStone and other freely available components, the authors have prepared...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Audio White Paper: Optimizing Application Delivery in Support of Data Center Consolidation

    Data center consolidation means more than simply reducing the number of servers, routers, and switches ones' company has in outlying offices and data centers. Data center virtualization is more than multiple images mapped to physical devices. Efforts to reduce both capital and operating expenditures by consolidating data centers can fail...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Audio White Paper: F5 BIG-IP WAN Optimization Module in Data Replication Environments

    Data loads are constantly on the rise: where transmissions once included only plain-text email and a few static web hits, people now send rich text email, dynamic web pages including multiple AJAX requests per page, replication data, and a host of other data types. Replication data in particular is critical,...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    InfoWorld - Provider Spotlight: Rackspace

    This podcast is a no-hype look at the world of Cloud Computing, focusing on how to prepare the traditional enterprise to leverage resources outside of their firewalls. In this podcast, the speaker speaks about the importance of security, hybrid hosting and fanatical support for Rackspace's cloud and traditional hosting services.

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2010

    Audio White Paper: Optimize and Accelerate Applications Across the WAN

    Although networks have improved over time, application traffic has increased at an alarming rate. Bandwidth-efficient client server applications have been replaced with bandwidth-demanding web applications, which can put a strain on ones' infrastructure.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    CIO Conversation - John Matthews on Intelligent File Management

    IT organizations in every industry face a common set of challenges as they work to keep the business up and running. Like many companies, F5 Networks was experiencing a host of problems related to the rapid growth of unstructured file data. Spending on storage was raising quarterly, routine management tasks...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Tackling Your 4 Top Storage Problems

    Data growth impacts IT organization at many levels by making task like backups and data migration more disruptive, time-intensive and expensive than they need to be. In this brief but informative Q&A session, F5 Product Marketing Manager speaker explains how companies around the world are using file virtualization to address...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    F5 and NetApp Unleash the Power of Data Mobility

    In this podcast, the speaker discusses how the partnership between NetApp and F5 is helping customers unleash the power of data mobility.

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    The F5 Dog Food Program

    F5 Networks, the global leader in Application Delivery Networking (ADN), focuses on ensuring the secure, reliable, and fast delivery of applications. In this Podcast the speakers talk to one of their toughest critics, Casey Scott a Network Engineer representing F5's own internal IT department responsible for implementing F5's "Dog food"...

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Audio White Paper - Creating a Hybrid ADN Architecture With Both Virtual and Physical ADCs

    The virtualization of network and application network infrastructure is the second wave of the virtualization tsunami to hit the shores of the data center. Unlike server virtualization, because of its unique role in the data center, Application Delivery Controller (ADC) virtualization brings with it architectural implications that make a simple...

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Audio White Paper - Controlling the Cloud - Requirements for Cloud Computing

    F5 Networks' perspective on cloud computing: definition, architecture, and development. What does this new dynamic computing architecture look like and what is required - above and beyond the standard tools the speakers have today - to qualify as a "Cloud"?

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Audio White Paper - A Green Architectural Strategy That Puts IT in the Black

    Green computing tends to focus on individual servers and devices, but even greater benefits can be realized with an architectural strategy that leverages green computing practices across the data center.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Talk With Evan Loats From CSC About Remote Access

    CSC provides innovative solutions for industry and government customers around the world by applying leading technologies and CSC's own advanced capabilities. These include systems design and integration; IT and business process outsourcing; applications software development; web and application hosting; and management consulting.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Delivering SaaS Solutions With Hobsons Patrick McFadin

    Hobsons delivers a powerful suite of education-oriented Software as a Service (SaaS)-based applications to K - 12 schools and colleges, which include web-based course and career planning, recruiting, enrollment, and retention tools; services supplied to education organizations around the world.

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  • Podcasts // Aug 2009

    The Importance of Integration in the Future of the Cloud With BlueLock

    On this episode Pat O'Day, CTO of BlueLock discusses the importance on integration in the future of the cloud, what's working today and what he thinks is needed to reach that future. Specifically, as examples, he will be talking about how BlueLock uses the integration between his F5 Networks and...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    Scaling SSL VPNs for Business Continuity

    In this podcast, the speaker talks about the challenges IT organizations face when trying to manage large-scale implementations of virtual private networks based on SSL as the work force becomes increasingly mobile.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    What's New in the Storage Virtualization Market?

    Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies; VSM speaks with Nigel Burmeister, Director of Product Marketing at F5 Networks, about Application Delivery Networking.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2011

    F5 Virtualization Expert Discussion

    F5 virtualization experts Ken Salchow, F5 Technical Marketing Manager and Charlie Cano, F5 Solutions Architect lead a discussion on how F5 customers are implementing virtualization with F5 solutions and how F5 works with VMWare and Microsoft.

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