F5 Blog

Securing Apps and APIs Everywhere: Why and How

Applications—how they are built, the infrastructures they run on, and the data that fuels them—are ever-evolving, adapting, and changing. As a result, they open a range of potential new vulnerabilities, expand your attack surface, and present new security requirements that your teams need help solving.

F5’s study to optimize BIG-IP Virtual Edition performance on Dell PowerEdge Servers

BIG-IP Virtual Edition has long been an important piece of F5’s suite of solutions, in part because you don’t need purpose-built F5 hardware to operate this powerful, yet agnostic, solution. What’s new is how we’re documenting precisely how BIG-IP VE provides the most flexible platform and detailing the steps required to configure your VMware ESXi™ hosts and F5 BIG-IP VEs to deliver enhanced performance.

F5 and The Forrester Wave™: Web Application Firewalls, Q3 2022

Forrester Research identifies the 12 most significant WAF providers, highlighting that F5’s WAF offers leading API security features and recommending that any organization “seeking a unified solution with great customer support should look at F5’s BIG-IP Advanced WAF.”

Government Agencies Leaning in on Simplifying App Security and Next Generation Infrastructure Modernization

At the recent F5 SLEDFest event held in Austin, Texas, state & local government and education (SLED) leaders and practitioners gathered to learn about how to best manage hybrid cloud environment with the latest IT solutions—and to discuss top cybersecurity and IT modernization challenges and solutions making the greatest impact in the industry today.

F5’s First Climate Target

Setting a climate target is more than just an exercise in number-crunching. It is a responsibility we've approached with great care, recognizing that achieving F5's target will rely on the behaviors and principles that make up the company's uniquely human-first and high-performance culture.

F5 Distributed Cloud Bot Defense Named Best in Class for Bot Management Providers in Aite-Novarica Group Report

Criminals can retool bots within minutes to bypass defenses, utilize millions of valid IP addresses, rapidly solve CAPTCHAs, mimic human behavior, and introduce subtle randomness. Aite-Novarica Group’s report reviews leading bot management offerings, recognizing F5 Distributed Cloud Bot Defense as a Best in Class solution.

It's Time You Get Serious About Ransomware

As F5 CEO François Locoh-Donou put it, ransomware is an epidemic the entire world’s facing. Rachael Shah contextualizes how serious a threat ransomware continues to be and why she can’t stop thinking about it.

Service Providers Can Unlock a $30B Market Opportunity with New Managed Application-Layer Services

More than ever, service providers are looking for new service offerings, new revenue streams, and ways to grow their strategic relevance with enterprise customers. F5 can help service providers achieve these goals by enabling them to offer new managed, cloud-based application-layer services that can be quickly delivered to enterprises.

Modernizing IT Starts with Infrastructure

Hardware and software have evolved rapidly since the early days of the internet, but to take full advantage of their ensuing benefits organizations must evaluate and modernize their infrastructure and app delivery. Accelerate modernization efforts with our new F5 rSeries.

Now You Can See Threat Campaigns Right Before Your Eyes

Navpreet Gill introduces the latest feature in the F5 Threat Campaigns arsenal, F5 Threat Campaigns world map. Publicly available on F5.com, this resource helps provide greater visibility into cyberattack campaigns with insight and telemetry presented together. The map may be viewed at scale, allowing viewers to dive into ongoing threat campaigns in granular detail.