This F5 deployment guide provides information on how to deploy the BIG-IP ASM with IBM InfoSphere Guardium.
By combining the powerful security and reporting features in BIG-IP ASM with the advanced database inspection functionality and reporting of Guardium, organizations can now gain an unparalleled real-time view into the operation of their websites.
F5 and IBM have partnered to bring this innovative solution to our joint customers. The real-time integration between BIG-IP and Guardium provides a level of introspection into the operation of your website that exceeds other solutions on the market today. The benefits of this integration include:
The following diagram shows the configuration described in this guide.