Education Cybersecurity and IT Solutions

Traditional educational institutions’ IT resources are overloaded by digital challenges. And it’s increasingly clear that success depends on applications. F5 can help.

Why Secure, Available, and Fast Apps Matter

Educational institutions face a wide variety of digital challenges, from connecting with their students to making sure faculty have what they need to be effective. One thing is clear: success depends on applications.

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How F5 Can Help

Education organizations depend on applications to better connect faculty, staff, and students is modern times. F5 ensures your apps are always secure, available, and fast—wherever they are. That’s why the world’s top education institutions rely on F5, including 21 of the largest 25 universities and 16 of the top 25 school districts in the U.S.

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Explore F5 Solutions

Safeguarding Student Data and Mitigating Risk

F5 industry-proven services and security solutions protect apps and APIs across architectures, clouds, and ecosystem integrations. F5’s zero trust approach for education combined with powerful visibility tools protect education institutions’ data and will keep apps safe from attacks morning and night.

Rapid EdTech Innovation

F5 streamlines application modernization and reduces complexity by supporting rapid EdTech innovation, integrated security, and accelerated app deployment to help education institutions improve IT agility, efficiency, and effectiveness, while meeting growing student and faculty demands for streamlined digital experiences.

Infrastructure Modernization

When critical applications are down or performing poorly, student and faculty success can be put in serious jeopardy. F5 solutions for education ensure consistent and reliable digital experiences across all applications.


Supporting Use Cases

Mitigate App Vulnerabilities

Get app protection in any architecture that stands up to a range of ever-evolving attack types.

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Optimize Container Management

Protect and optimize containerized applications without introducing slowdowns or security risks using F5.

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Inspect Encrypted Traffic for Threat Analysis

Most malware and data exfiltration hides within SSL/TLS encryption. Decrypt and orchestrate to make your controls more effective.

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Discover and Secure APIs

Securely manage APIs across any data center or cloud using a simple, fast, and scalable multi-cloud architecture.

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Zero Trust through Identity Aware Access

Streamline and protect authentication and manage access to apps, using a centralized access proxy.

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Mitigate Bots and Abuse

Protect your website, mobile apps, and APIs from malicious bots while maintaining access for the good bots that help your business.

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Load Balance Your Applications

Keep your applications running at peak performance with intelligent and programmable application traffic management.

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Accelerate Application Performance

Safely accelerate your applications to give customers scalable, repeatable, and reliable performance.

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Resources

Hands-Off Security Empowers Hands-On Innovation for Hamline University

CUSTOMER STORY

Hands-Off Security Empowers Hands-On Innovation for Hamline University

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WEBINAR

Automate DevOps and SecOps Deployments with CI/CD Pipeline Integration

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Integrate Security into a DevOps Environment

ARTICLE

Integrate Security into a DevOps Environment

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Enterprise-Grade Application Security and Visibility in an OpenShift Container Platform

SOLUTION OVERVIEW

Enterprise-Grade Application Security and Visibility in an OpenShift Container Platform

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Sarasota County Schools Defends Against Security Threats Using F5 Solutions

CUSTOMER STORY

Sarasota County Schools Defends Against Security Threats Using F5 Solutions

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What is Zero Trust?

ARTICLE

What is Zero Trust?

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Large University Delivers Seamless Higher Learning Experience with F5

CUSTOMER STORY

Large University Delivers Seamless Higher Learning Experience with F5

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solution overview

ARTICLE

Improving Cyber Resilience in an Age of Encrypted Threats

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Next Steps

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We can assess your organization’s goals and connect you with products and solutions to achieve them.

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