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S/Gi-LAN and N6 Consolidation for Virtualized Networks


F5 provides the most comprehensive set of S/G/i-LAN/N6 optimization services in a consolidation and virtualized solution.




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Why Optimizing Your S/Gi-LAN/N6 Matters

Consolidating and virtualizing your S/Gi-LAN/N6 services can result in up to a 60% reduction in CapEx and OpEx—while boosting performance and lowering latency.

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How F5 Can Help

The F5 S/Gi-LAN and N6 LAN software solution integrations the widest range of services – from security to video optimization – into a single platform. The unified framework makes it easy to manage existing services or add new ones. Consolidation helps you optimize your network and transition to 5G.

See how F5’s virtual, consolidated S/Gi-LAN and N6 LAN solution simplifies the design, deployment, and operations of critical S/Gi-LAN/N6 network services.

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Explore F5 Solutions

CGNAT

Stay ahead of the IPv4 to IPv6 migration


Successfully migrate to IPv6 while maintaining support and interoperability with IPv4 devices and content. F5’s comprehensive set of high-performance, scalable tools also improve system visibility with extensive, flexible, high-speed logging capabilities

BIG-IP CARRIER GRADE NAT

Manage translation and tunneling, interoperability, and security.

Firewall and DDoS

A high-performance, full-proxy security solution that protects edge and core networks


This scalable, subscriber-aware platform delivers the flexibility, performance, and control needed to mitigate aggressive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) and protocol attacks before they overwhelm or degrade services.

BIG-IP ADVANCED FIREWALL MANAGER (BIG-IP AFM)

BIG-IP AFM is a consolidated security platform that offers a firewall, DDoS mitigation, CGNAT, DNS security and more.

Video Optimization

ML for video traffic management with signature detection and granular policy control


Rate-paced ABR video traffic (encrypted or unencrypted) can reduce network bandwidth usage by up to 71%. Improve overall user quality of experience (QoE) by freeing up bandwidth—without impacting individual user experience.

BIG-IP POLICY ENFORCEMENT MANAGER (PEM)

BIG-IP PEM delivers detection, classification, and rate pacing of UDP Quick UDP Internet Connections video traffic.

TCP Optimization

Improve customer QoE and reduce subscriber churn


TCP traffic optimization focuses on enhancing the transmission control protocol (TCP), which accounts for a large amount of Internet traffic. F5’s TCP stack delivers the characteristics of an ideal TCP stack: high goodput, minimized buffer bloat, and fairness between flows.

BIG-IP POLICY ENFORCEMENT MANAGER (PEM)

Get the tools you need to optimize TCP, improving throughput and reducing latency to enhance customer QoE.

Localized DNS (LDNS)

Manage volumetric traffic from apps and mobile networks without the DNS bottleneck


Deploy a hyperscale and secure DNS solution to provide faster web browsing and reduced latency. Combine high-performance DNS caching and resolving with a robust DNS firewall and DDoS mitigation solution.

BIG-IP DNS

Consolidate and offload LDNS with DNS caching and resolving, DNS DDoS mitigation, malicious IP blocking, and more.

Subscriber Security Services

Enable subscriber-aware, granular creation of new services


Create and deploy new security-based services for subscribers based on subscriber-aware traffic identification. Protect your subscribers with use cases like DNS-based parental controls and subscriber aware IoT firewalls.

SUBSCRIBER-AWARE IoT FIREWALL

The IoT firewall is the ideal platform to build new IoT security services within your existing network infrastructure.

Resources

Datasheet

Datasheet

Optimize and Monetize Networks with Context-Aware Policy Enforcement

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EBOOK

EBOOK

Optimize Your Network with Best-of-Suite NFV Solutions

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WEBINAR

WEBINAR

Self-Configuring NFV Packaged Solutions for Fast and Flexible Deployment

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Solution Area

Solution Area

NFV "Off the Shelf" Solution Packages

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Solution Overview

Solution Overview

Video Detection and Bandwidth Control

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Use Case

Use Case

Virtual Gi-LAN

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Solution Area

Solution Area

Simplify and Scale Your Network with Data Traffic Management

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