F5 provides strategic points of control throughout the IT infrastructure, enabling organizations to scale, adapt, and align with changing business demands and drive business forward on a solid foundation of IT agility. F5 solutions addresses the following business requirements:
Fast, 24×7 application performance is critical to employee productivity, business operations, and e-commerce revenue. Whether users are shopping from their mobile devices or accessing your corporate applications over the WAN, bandwidth constraints, latency, poorly designed applications, and network and server inefficiencies can result in slow performance and a poor user experience.
F5 can help you address all of these application performance issues without adding complexity to your infrastructure. From improving replication between data centers to accelerating web applications—regardless of user device or location—F5 Application Delivery Optimization solutions help your applications work faster, use fewer resources, and perform more cost-effectively. The result is a better user experience, higher revenue, and reduced costs.
Prevent downtime and increase productivity by keeping your applications consistently available
Your applications need to be consistently accessible in order to prevent costly downtime and lost productivity. F5 technology gives you the power and flexibility to set availability priorities based on requirements such as security, uptime, reliability, and performance.
With F5 in your infrastructure, you get a flexible, service-focused control plane architecture that provides the automation and flexibility you need to reap and maintain the benefits of your cloud initiatives. An operational strategy based on F5 and its unique application control plane architecture builds the foundation for a dynamic, service-enabled data center. Reusable application deployment packages are easily replicated to ensure scalability, security, and manageability across environments and systems.
F5 security solutions bring together the network, applications, data, and users under a single security strategy that protects against rapidly evolving threats. For organizations worldwide, F5 provides unified security that keeps business moving, including:
•Scalable DDoS protection for the world’s largest e-commerce sites
•10x faster performance than many network firewalls
•Protection for hundreds of thousands of applications
•Secure and accelerated mobile access
•Uninterrupted operations during massive, high-profile attacks
F5 offers carrier-grade solutions that are used by all of the top 10 mobile and fixed service providers worldwide, and by every major cable company in the U.S. and Europe. F5 provides a unified foundation with deep session intelligence, integrated services management, and dynamic adaptability to fit any service offering. You gain the ability to scale to meet growing demand, control infrastructure costs, reduce operating complexity, and quickly provision profitable, differentiated services.
Simplify data management and reduce costs with intelligent file virtualization
Today’s IT infrastructures are complex and inflexible–and most of them just keep growing. Storage expenditures keep rising, resources are consumed by labor-intensive tasks, and management costs are spiraling higher. You can simplify data management and get costs under control with F5 intelligent file virtualization, which can reduce infrastructure complexity and boost operational efficiency
Maximize the benefits of your virtualization efforts
Virtualization can be a powerful tool to help you cut costs and improve availability and management efficiency, but its impact on surrounding IT resources can cause unexpected problems. Whether you’re just starting a storage or server virtualization project or you’re looking to realize the full benefits of a complete virtual data center, F5 can help you build a dynamic, virtualization-ready infrastructure that will help you achieve your current and future business goals.