F5 Networks Provides Application-Centric Networking

As the global leader in Application Delivery Networking, F5 makes the connected world run better. F5 helps organizations meet the demands that come with the relentless growth of voice, data, and video traffic, mobile workers, and applications–in the data center and the cloud.

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.


Focused solution areas:

  • Cloud — Private (hosted, managed and on premise) and Cloud Bursting – ECS-VCE,HP CloudSystem 7.1/Cloud Map & CAS
  • Virtualization & Mobility — VDI, automated provisioning thru HP Software & BYOD.
    Security – hosted & on premise compliance, application,networkdefense solutions (HP ESS), including Web Application & Data Center Firewall, as well as, integration with HP ArcSight (HP ESP).
  • HP Networking — joint industry–first solutions that converge application & network orchestration for the Cloud with single pane of glass native management of BIG-IP.
  • HP Enterprise Services — value added offerings (IaaS & PaaS) within managed services for multiple vertical industries HP Technology Services – strategic element of repeatable engagements for application deployment, network optimizations, UCC and IPv6 which feature included F5 technology
  • Application Delivery — tier 1 application deployments (hosted, managed and on premise) – HP AppSystem/VirtualSystem Reference Architectures
  • User Experience — Application availability & speed
    
F5 & HP Virtual Application Network (VAN ) Solution

HP and F5's tightly integrated Virtual Application Networks solution can help eliminate deployment and performance bottlenecks and streamline the move to the cloud.

The Partnership tightly integrates F5 L4-7 application layer systems and services into the HP Virtual Application framework with unified Intelligent Management Center (IMC) management and open APIs, and templates for quickly provisioning end-to-end, application centric services across HP and F5 systems.

IMC Standard and Enterprise 5.2 versions include new device support including the F5 Big IP, enhancements to the discovery features and live updates.

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Application - Centric Cloud Networking

HP and F5's tightly integrated Virtual Application Networks solution can help eliminate deployment and performance bottlenecks and streamline the move to the cloud.

Application/VM, Server Optimization

Optimize application traffic using load balancing, acceleration, yielding improvements in performance/availability.

Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery

Control global traffic to ensure maximum availability and performance of applications running across multiple data centers - vMotion, Live Migration.

Microsoft Optimization

Optimize the system and network performance of Exchange, SharePoint or Lync.