Data Center Firewall (BIG-IP v11.6+, v12: AFM, LTM)

This document provides guidance on configuring BIG-IP with AFM (Advanced Firewall Manager) and LTM (Local Traffic Manager) as a high-security, high-availability, high-performance dual-stack data center network firewall and IPv6/IPv4 gateway.

BIG-IP AFM is an ICSA Labs-certified network firewall which provides advanced network-protection capabilities meeting the needs of all organizations, including those with PCIDSS, FIPS, and HIPAA compliance requirements.

BIG-IP AFM and LTM provide superior security and functionality for organizations integrating IPv6 into their network architecture and operations.

This Deployment Guide includes extensive design information to help you bring BIG-IP security and performance to your existing networks.

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