Founded in 1794, Bowdoin College is a prestigious liberal arts college located in Brunswick, Maine. Bowdoin, which has 2,000 students, is well known for its highly regarded Government and legal studies department. Their challenges are to offer highest availability for critical student applications, simplify management of new student system and provide strong system security. They chose F5 to overcome these challenges. They have implemented BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM), F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) and BIG-IP global traffic manager. The results of implementing F5 were improves experience for students, offers high availability, security, provides centralized, simplified management, give a solid IT foundation for growth and prepares college for IPv6 compatibility.