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Enhanced Performance and Security in Microsoft Azure Stack with F5 and Hewlett Packard Enterprise

For many IT groups, the pressure to migrate to public clouds is immense. An F5 collaboration simplifies applications running across Microsoft Azure Stack regions into a consolidated infrastructure for business operations.

F5 Networks Named a 2019 TAG Cyber Distinguished Vendor

F5 is highlighted in this year’s 2019 TAG Cyber Security Annual, designed to provide advisory guidance to security professionals.

Wanted: Your Perspective on the State of Application Services

The evolution of F5’s annual survey now emphasizes the application services you need rather than the platforms you use to deliver them. Learn more and participate in the survey today!

Integration an Obstacle to Achieving Continuous Deployment

APIs are not integration. They are a means to implement integration. And judging by the challenges seen in the industry, they aren’t enough for IT to get continuous.

Application Services Update: Sensitive Services may be Accessible

It’s time again to dig into the application services organizations are actually using to make apps faster and safer.

Containers, APIs, and Security Rule Two

Lori MacVittie comments on a recent report from Lacework highlighting the need to reiterate one of the common core security rules: Thou Shalt Not Leave Admin Consoles Open

Why Infrastructure Matters to Developers using Containers

Just as previous app architectures have driven responses in the network infrastructure, so are containers and microservices. Only this time the changes aren’t coming in the form of a new box. What’s happening now is the move to integrate the application services developers need into the container environment.

SDN-Enablement of ISP Threat Sharing

During F5’s recent Agility conference in Boston, a group of industry participants from the global service provider community met to discuss and debate topics such as the role of emerging SDN infrastructures, automation, and security.

Why Should DevOps Practitioners Care about Per-App Architectures?

For decades, application services have been deployed on shared platforms. But emerging application architectures such as microservices are forcing changes in the production pipeline that better map to modern deployment schedules and operational practices like infrastructure as code.

F5 Friday: Configuration as Code with F5 AS3

From F5’s Office of the CTO, Lori MacVittie draws connection points between DevOps practices and F5’s new declarative interface that decreases reliance on APIs and increases the ability to implement a fully automated, continuous deployment pipeline.