F5 BIG-IP VE Subscription Licensing

Get the application services you need with lower upfront cost.    

F5 BIG-IP VE Subscription Licensing Offer

BIG-IP virtual editions (VEs) are available in renewable, 1-, 2-, and 3-year subscriptions. Self-license BIG-IP VEs on-demand, with benefits that go beyond saving on initial upfront costs. 

Multiple environments

Multiple environments

BIG-IP VEs deliver application delivery and security services whether your apps live in the public cloud, private cloud, or in a data center.    

Easy to manage

Easy to manage

Pay a single price for your subscription services. Plus, your term will automatically renew to ensure business continuity.    

Flexibility of scale

Flexibility of scale

Self-service licensing management allows you to increase or decrease the number of instances throughout your subscription term.    

Simple to deploy

Simple to deploy

Stay agile with REST APIs for automatic deployment and cloud solution templates on GitHub.    

Subscription Licensing Offer options

PRODUCT BUNDLES

As with perpetual licensing, subscription services are available in our Good, Better, Best product bundles. Get common application service combinations at a lower cost than individual licensing.

Good

BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)

Software services (optional add-on)

 

Better

BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)

Software services

BIG-IP DNS

BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager

Advanced Routing

 

Best

BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)

Software services

BIG-IP DNS

BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager

Advanced Routing

BIG-IP Application Security Manager

BIG-IP Access Policy Manager

STANDALONE MODULES

Need to license specific services? We offer BIG-IP VEs as standalone modules as well. Pay for exactly what you need, and nothing you don’t.    

Standalone licensing is available for:

·  BIG-IP DNS

·  BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager

·  BIG-IP Application Security Manager

·  BIG-IP Access Manager

PER-APP VEs

License BIG-IP VEs to deploy on a per-app basis. 

Per-app licenses are available for:

·   BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)

·   F5 Advanced WAF

Get started

Contact F5 Sales

We can assess your needs and connect you with the right cloud provider, reseller partner, or an F5 Sales Engineer.    

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