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F5 Networks, Inc. develops, markets, and sells application delivery networking products that optimize the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. It offers Local Traffic Manager, which provides intelligent load-balancing and traffic management; Global Traffic Manager that automatically directs users to the closest or best-performing data center; Link Controller, which monitors the health and availability of each connection in organizations with more than one Internet service provider; Advanced Firewall Manager to guard data centers against incoming threats that enter the network on the deployed protocols; and Application Security Manager, an application firewall that provides comprehensive, proactive, and application-layer protection against generalized and targeted attacks. The company also provides Access Policy Manager, which provides secure, granular, and context-aware access to networks and applications; Application Acceleration Manager that combines the application delivery features available in WAN optimization manager and WebAccelerator; Carrier-Grade Network Address Translation, which offers a set of tools that enables service providers to migrate to IPv6 while continuing to support and interoperate with existing IPv4 devices and content; and Policy Enforcement Manager that offers traffic classification capabilities to identify the specific applications and services to service providers. In addition, it offers BIG-IP application delivery controllers; VIPRION chassis-based systems; and Traffix Signaling Delivery Controller for diameter signaling and routing. The company sells its products to enterprise customers and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, and systems integrators in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Japan, and the Asia Pacific Region. F5 Networks, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

4,033 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/7/15
Founded in 1996

f5 networks inc (FFV) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $405.6K
Chief Finance Officer and Executive Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $381.0K
Executive Vice President of Business Operatio...
Total Annual Compensation: $404.6K
Chief Technical Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $506.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

f5 networks inc (FFV) Key Developments

F5 Networks, Inc. Launches New Cloud-Delivered Managed Service in EMEA

F5 Networks, Inc. has launched a new cloud-delivered managed service in EMEA to defend against web application attacks and ensure compliance across dynamic cloud and data center environments. Announced at F5 EMEA's Agility 2015 conference in Edinburgh, the Silverline Web Application Firewall service offering provides quick web application firewall (WAF) implementation and unified, scalable policy enforcement capabilities. The service also includes 24x7 support from highly specialised F5 security experts with the company's Security Operations Center (SOC) resources. As the latest addition to F5's Silverline cloud-based application services platform, the new WAF offering is built on the capabilities of the company's BIG-IP Application Security Manager product. F5 seamlessly provides WAF services in both on-premises and subscription-based cloud offerings. The company's versatile, easy to deploy WAF solutions let organizations confidently incorporate cloud resources while protecting apps and data from increasingly sophisticated security attacks, risks, and vulnerabilities. Along with on-premises application protection, F5 now enables WAF functionality through an "as a Service" model to make it easy for organizations to quickly bolster their defenses. Advantages of the new Silverline WAF service include: Increased Speed and Effectiveness for Reliable WAF Deployments; Streamlined Operations for Reduced Costs; and Consolidated Security Functions for Added Peace of Mind. The new WAF offering protects applications by capitalizing on F5's security capabilities, demonstrated in independent performance testing from NSS Labs. F5 is able to leverage its proven security efficacy to protect against advanced layer 7 attacks (such as those based on geolocation, DDoS, SQL injection, zero-day threats, AJAX applications, JSON payloads, OWASP Top Ten, and others) in a convenient, cloud-based service. In addition, F5's WAF solutions offer automated, self-learning capabilities in a highly customizable framework that takes advantage of programmable iRules and iApps technologies to rapidly respond and adapt to evolving threats. Silverline WAF decreases operational expenses by outsourcing WAF policy management and compliance functions to F5's highly specialised SOC resources. F5's SOC experts are available 24x7 to build, configure, and fine-tune security policies. This approach helps eliminate false positives while protecting applications and data from known and emerging threats. In addition, F5's proactive monitoring incorporates external intelligence to secure apps against IP threats. The service also provides access reports through a customer portal, giving organizations additional data to reference in making IT security decisions. F5's service frees in-house personnel and budget for other projects by removing operational burdens without sacrificing overall application security. With its integrated Silverline offerings, F5 provides a growing number of hybrid, on-premises, and cloud-delivered application security solutions, including focused solutions around WAF, DDoS Protection, IP Intelligence, and Secure Web Gateway Services. Looking forward, F5 will offer additional services from its BIG-IP product portfolio through the Silverline platform, giving customers freedom and flexibility in how they combine owned, hosted, and managed IT resources. In the context of broader infrastructures, customers will also be able to centralise policy control and orchestration capabilities through APIs and future integrations with F5 management solutions. Cloud architectures, mobile devices, and SaaS applications have untethered the traditional IT network, increasing the complexity of application security. F5's Silverline platform gives their customers new ways to deploy cloud-delivered and hybrid services to realize performance gains and efficiencies. With respect to WAF and related security functions, in-house experts can be challenging to hire and expensive to keep.

F5 Networks, Inc. Presents at William Blair’s 35th Annual Growth Stock Conference, Jun-11-2015 08:40 AM

F5 Networks, Inc. Presents at William Blair’s 35th Annual Growth Stock Conference, Jun-11-2015 08:40 AM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, United States. Speakers: Andy Reinland, Chief Finance Officer and Executive Vice President, Julian Eames, EVP of Business Operations.

F5 Networks Appoints Kristen Roby Dimlow as New Executive Vice President of Human Resources

F5 Networks appointed Kristen Roby Dimlow to lead its global Human Resources organization. As an Executive Vice President, reporting to the CEO, Roby Dimlow is responsible for overseeing the company s human capital management strategy, partnering with business leaders around the world to develop talent and to foster a culture of collaboration and innovation that will drive sustainable business growth. Roby Dimlow brings nearly 30 years of experience in global business, human resources, staffing, finance, strategy, planning, operations, and project management. Prior to joining F5, she worked at Microsoft for 18 years, most recently as the Human Resources General Manager for the Microsoft Devices Group. Before this role, she held a number of Microsoft HR leadership roles including responsibility for the Online Services Division, the Platforms and Services Division, Windows and Core Operating Systems Divisions and led Microsoft s University Staffing function. While at Microsoft, Roby Dimlow also held finance leadership roles, including: Senior Director Xbox Finance, Windows Client & Server Controller, and Office Controller. Before joining Microsoft, Roby Dimlow worked for nine years at the Walt Disney Studios, most recently as Vice President of Finance for the Disney TeleVentures group.


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