BIG-IQ Centralized Management

Manage your BIG-IP devices—and the services they deliver

Management, simplified

Manage all your BIG-IP devices from one place. BIG-IQ Centralized Management provides a central point of control for F5 physical and virtual devices. It simplifies management, helps ensure compliance, and gives you the tools you need to deliver your applications securely and effectively.

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Manage F5 solutions

BIG-IQ tracks assets, manages policies, delivers analytics, and provides central reporting and licensing for these F5 products. 

BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager

BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager

Ensure your apps are fast, available, and secure.

BIG-IP DNS

Optimize app performance and secure infrastructure.

BIG-IP Access Policy Manager

BIG-IP Access Manager

Integrate and unify user access to applications.

BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager

BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager

Protect your apps from volumetric DDoS attacks.

Advanced Web Application Firewall

Advanced Web Application Firewall

Secure your apps—and your data.

BIG-IP Cloud Edition

BIG-IP Cloud Edition

Get dedicated per-app services for any environment.


APPLICATION-CENTRIC MANAGEMENT WITH BIG-IP CLOUD EDITION  

While BIG-IQ provides single pane-of-glass management of all your F5 solutions, it also delivers application-specific management. BIG-IQ and BIG-IP Per-App VEs used together form BIG-IP Cloud Edition—a new solution for enabling DevOps and application developers to manage network services for their own applications.

With BIG-IP Cloud Edition, the network administrator can empower application teams to view the health and security of their applications, modify network services, and even automatically spin up or spin down virtual BIG-IP instances as their business needs change.

Empower your app teams with automation

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Role-based access control

Role-based access control

Use standard roles or create custom ones to provide development teams with the tools they need to deliver applications.

Application analytics

Application analytics

Simplify troubleshooting and assess health and performance at a glance with big-picture and application-specific dashboards. 

Auto-scale

Auto-scale

Use advanced analytics to automatically spin up or spin down VMware- or AWS-based BIG-IP instances on demand.

Application and device templates

Application and device templates

Create templates to make it easy for app teams to spin-up applications with appropriate security and network services.

Backup and restore

Backup and restore

Back up and restore images, software, and configuration files.

Central policy management

Central policy management

Ensure compliance and security with centrally managed configurations for devices and applications.

Cert management

Cert management

Keep your traffic certs compliant and up to date with central cert management

License management

License management

Automatically apply and remove licenses as you add or remove BIG-IP devices

Related resources

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