Managed Application Delivery and Security Services

Simplify and secure application delivery and management for enterprises across public, private, and edge clouds with F5.

Addressing the Challenges of Managing Multi-Cloud and Edge Application Delivery

Enterprises are struggling to deploy and secure applications across multiple clouds and the edge as they accelerate their digital transformation. Because managing and securing multi-cloud edge environments aren’t an enterprise IT organization’s core business, the complexities can be overwhelming. But there’s a way to get the support they need. Service providers can turn to managed services to reduce the technical challenges and lengthy time-to-market involved in successfully deploying edge and multi-cloud apps that deliver rich digital experiences to end customers. This is exactly the kind of support F5 can provide.

Improved Customer Experience

Improved user experiences through reduced downstream latency and network hosted apps.


Faster time to service by using consistent app, network and security services across different clouds. Rapid deployment and operational savings via SaaS-based model with simple APIs.


Consistent security for apps and data across data centers and clouds.

Powerful and Reliable Enterprise-Level Services

With endless support and expertise on tap

F5 provides enterprise-grade application delivery and security services and has been a trusted partner to enterprises across all industries. Service providers can rely on F5 to deliver services that help their enterprise customers deploy apps across multi-cloud and edge environments. The F5 Managed Application Delivery and Security Service offers a comprehensive Software as a Service (SaaS) platform, expertise, and support for service providers to deliver the right mix of managed services that align with the business needs of their customers. By partnering with F5, service providers can deliver best-in-class, differentiated managed services to drive revenue and win new customers.

How F5 Helps

Deploy, secure, and operate apps at the edge and in the cloud

Service providers can accelerate how they offer their managed application services to deploy legacy and modern apps by simplifying the service development cycle and reducing the complexity and effort of bringing the services to market. The F5 solution provides zero-touch provisioning and automated scaling of edge infrastructure along with centralized app orchestration via Kubernetes APIs. Our consolidated platform services enable secure, high-performance connectivity from edge to cloud. All apps are managed from a centralized portal with APIs to integrate with your existing continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) and software development lifecycle (SDLC) tools.

Secure app-to-app communication across hybrid multi-cloud and edge

Consolidated networking, security, and application managed services enable service providers to simplify operations, integrate policy, and centralize observability for enterprise customers. The F5 solution provides secure connectivity across multi-cloud and edge. Service providers can simplify complex management and multi-cloud networking with a new service for enterprises that enables easy app-to-app and user-to-app communication. This service can deliver consistent connectivity, security, policy management, and observability of enterprise applications across clouds and edge locations.