F5 BIG-IP Carrier-Grade NAT (CGNAT) offers a broad set of high-performance, highly scalable tools that enable service providers to successfully migrate to IPv6 while continuing to support and interoperate with IPv4 devices and content.
BIG-IP DNS delivers an intelligent and scalable DNS infrastructure that gives mobile users faster access and service response.
BIG-IP Access Policy Manager (APM) enables single sign-on (SSO) for your apps, whether they’re in the public cloud, with SaaS providers, or across multiple private data centers.
The full proxy architecture of F5 solutions gives service providers extensive visibility and control throughout layers 4 through 7.
F5’s virtual Application Delivery Controller (vADC) provides scalability for SIP services within an IMS architecture.
The F5 BIG-IP platform with SIP application layer gateway (ALG) capabilities help ensure VoLTE service continuity and protect against unauthorized access, unexpected traffic peaks, signaling storms, session spoofing, and privacy attacks.
BIG-IP AFM is an ICSA Labs Certified firewall solution, and offers the protection of a full-proxy firewall—it fully terminates and inspects incoming client connections before they ever reach your network.
As your need for agility pushes your applications from the data center to the cloud and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions, like Amazon Web Services (AWS), it’s vital that additional security measures such as WAFs migrate with your applications.
By implementing a Web Application Firewall (WAF), you can add a stronger layer of defense between attackers and your data, regardless of whether your applications are deployed on-premises or in the cloud.
All F5 VNFs can be deployed as a service, including load balancing as a service (LBaaS), firewall as a service (FWaaS), and DNS as a service (DNSaaS).