Technology Alliance


SAP is one of the world’s leading providers of enterprise software and software-related services. F5 and SAP collaborate to provide joint solutions that deliver security, high availability, and improved performance for SAP web and portal technologies.

F5 is also a charter member of SAP's Enterprise Services Community (ESC) and a founding member of SAP's Network Advisory Group within the ESC. By taking advantage of the F5 Application Ready infrastructure for SAP, you can achieve a secure, fast, and available network infrastructure that reduces the total cost of operation and increases ROI.

SAP NetWeaver

SAP NetWeaver helps your business work better and faster with integrated, role-based enterprise portal software. But with a single point of access to all of your business applications, you need to ensure high performance, availability, and a good user experience, regardless of whether they’re in the office or on the road.

With F5’s proven solutions for SAP, you can ensure that users always have access to the tools and information they need. F5 improves portal availability and scalability, while increasing performance and securing access to keep your mobile users connected, wherever they are.

High availability and scalability

Through intelligent local and global traffic management, F5 improves the reliability of your business application portal. F5 helps you keep your users connected to the tools and information they need, both today and in the future, with seamless scalability as your business grows.

Enhanced portal security

Protect your corporate assets from network-and application-level attacks, including DDoS and SQL injection attacks, penetration attempts, and more. F5 provides an ICSA Labs-certified network and application firewall that creates a service-oriented perimeter for your enterprise portal.

Improved user experience

Your users need fast and easy access to applications and information, but server and network limitations often get in the way. F5 increases application performance and server productivity, while improving browser performance and accelerating content delivery to maximize user productivity.

Secure and simple access

F5 provides secure remote and local access as well as integration with authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) services. Single sign-on (SSO) streamlines the user experience to improve both security and productivity.

SAP BusinessObjects BI

Increase the performance and scalability of your BusinessObjects platform to support the growing and evolving need for business intelligence across your organization.