F5 Networks is the global leader in Application Delivery Networking. F5 provides solutions that make applications secure, fast, and available for everyone. By adding intelligence and manageability into the network to offload applications and optimize the data storage layer, F5 extends the power of intelligent networking to all levels of application delivery. F5′s extensible architecture optimizes applications, delivers application reliability, and protects the application and network. Enterprise organizations, service providers and Web 2.0 content providers worldwide trust F5 to keep their applications running. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington with offices worldwide.
F5 is the only vendor you can choose today that can make all your applications work using a single, universal platform. This shared product platform, called TMOS, is unlike anything else in the industry. TMOS operates in a fundamentally different way than competing technologies, providing a highly modular architecture used by all F5 products.
The TMOS programming interface, called iControl, helps administrators take control of applications, to keep them secure, fast, and available. This interface lets you use iRules scripts, which give you extraordinary flexibility and control over applications and devices.
That flexibility has inspired F5 DevCentral, a thriving online community of tens of thousands of application and network professionals. On DevCentral, our customers collaborate every day on innovative new ideas, techniques, and code, to help businesses scale and adapt quickly to changing needs.
Seven of the Fortune 10 companies rely on F5 as well as Microsoft, Oracle, BEA, and SAP all recommend F5 to their customers. In all, over 16,000 organizations worldwide trust F5 to keep their applications running — and that number just keeps growing.
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