BIG-IP Cloud Edition

Dedicated per-app services for any environment.

Get app-focused services for an app-first world. BIG-IP Cloud Edition supports app teams’ need for flexibility and speed—while enabling operations teams to standardize on consistent network and security policies across the application portfolio. 

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Why BIG-IP Cloud Edition?

You can now get the industry-leading performance, security, customization, and adaptability F5 is known for, in right-sized and right-priced services designed for the cloud.

BIG-IP Cloud Edition is composed of tightly integrated BIG-IQ Centralized Management and BIG-IP Per-App VEs to deliver advanced app services and lifecycle management—including autoscale, self-service management for app owners, and per-app analytics—in VMware private cloud and AWS or Microsoft Azure public cloud environments.

Dedicated per-app services are available for:

  • BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager: Delivers intelligent traffic management, as well as SSL offload and application optimization, for the best end-user experience.

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Dedicated per-app services

Dedicated per-app services

Every app matters. Provide dedicated intelligent traffic management and Advanced WAF protection for all your apps.

Self-service management

Self-service management

Empower your app teams with application-centric management and a catalog of pre-built and customizable templates.

On-demand autoscale

On-demand autoscale

Stop overprovisioning resources. Automatically scale out additional Per-App VE instances based on policy.

Faster troubleshooting

Faster troubleshooting

Get quick self-diagnosis and issue resolution with actionable analytics and deep visibility from an app-specific dashboard.

Flexible licensing

Flexible licensing

Choose the model that’s right for your business: subscription, ELA, or perpetual licensing.

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Create a template

Give your app teams ownership of the network and security services their applications need with a catalog of templates.

Deploy an application

Learn how to use a service catalog of templates to quickly and easily deploy an application. 

Leverage analytics

Stay on top of the health and performance of your apps. Learn how BIG-IQ Centralized Management makes it easy.

Centralized per-app management

Track the health, security, and performance of applications through application-specific analytics and dashboards. 

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As the heart of the modern enterprise, applications need to be delivered faster—and organizations are identifying and removing sources of friction that impede progress. But sometimes increasing speed means sacrificing manageability. There’s a better way. See how BIG-IP Cloud Edition can help you accelerate deployments while maintaining tight control.

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How it works

BIG-IP Cloud Edition: dedicated, right-sized app services and protection for every app, anywhere.    

How to buy

You’ve got options. Here’s how to determine the optimal commercial model for your organization.    

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