White Papers

Gain a better understanding of the real-world context for F5 technologies and how they factor in with important industry trends.

Why Every Federal Agency Needs An Enterprise Application Strategy And How To Build One

Find out why it's essential for federal agencies to build an enterprise application strategy and how to do it.

Deploying Amazon CloudFront with the Silverline Managed Services Platform

Learn how a global IT customer uses Amazon CloudFront and the F5® Silverline® Managed Services Platform to provide a highly robust and secure web application delivery experience.

5G Success Starts with Cloud-Native Infrastructure

5G is transforming the digital landscape for service providers, bringing with it new use cases and revenue opportunities. Service providers who can successfully transition to 5G can benefit from new enterprise applications, industrial automation, IoT, as well as consumer services like gaming and AR/VR.

Easily Configure Secure Access to All Your Applications via Azure Active Directory

F5 BIG-IP APM and Microsoft Azure AD work seamlessly together to federate access to all your applications—even classic and custom apps

DDoS Architecture Diagrams and White Paper

White paper for security and network architects on designing, deploying, and managing architecture to protect against increasingly sophisticated, application-layer DDoS attacks. See our diagrams to learn how to mitigate risk.

Modern Workloads on Dell EMC VxRail

Dell EMC VxRail provides a proven virtualized environment for enterprises that want to consolidate workloads on a high-performance platform. As more workloads, including web-facing microservice applications, migrate onto the platform, infrastructure managers need to look beyond Infrastructure-as-a-Service.

Augmented DDoS Protection for Cloud/NFV Environments with BIG-IP VE for SmartNICs

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have grown increasingly common as a form of sabotage by activists, criminals, gamers, and even governments. As service providers implement 5G infrastructure and enterprises undergo digital transformation, the size and target surface area of potential attacks is expected to grow. This increased risk, combined with the trend for organizational shift to efficient and cost-effective software defined architectures makes DDoS mitigation for cloud/NFV environments more important now than ever before.

F5 and Containerization

Organizations constantly struggle between embracing technological changes to open up new business opportunities and protecting the business from new challenges and risks. In this paper, we’ll examine containerization and how the adoption of this technology in F5 products affects IT professionals, architects, and business decision makers.

Mitigating Encrypted Threats and Ensuring Secure Encryption

Nearly every organization worldwide is moving toward digital transformation. A transformation that’s driven by the need to collect and transmit sensitive data—user data, customer data, patient data, and corporate data. In short, our lives today revolve around data. Keeping it private and secure is essential.

Automating F5 Application Services: A Practical Guide

In this paper, we will provide an overview of ways you can automate the deployment, management, and configuration of F5 BIG-IP appliances (both physical and virtual) along with some advice about how to choose the path that’s right for your business.