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Top Answer: The solution itself is perfect. It's easy to configure and we haven't had any initial issues with the hardware or power supply.
Top Answer: The licensing costs are very high for the solution. It's quite expensive.
Top Answer: The price is very high. They should work to make it more competitive. It would help if the licensing model was better. The support has not been helpful in terms of responding to and finding solutions… more »
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Ion, Akamai’s flagship performance solution, is a suite of intelligent performance optimizations and controls that helps deliver superior web, iOS, and Android app experiences. Built on the SLA-backed availability of the globally distributed Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform, Ion continuously monitors real user behavior — applying best-practice performance optimizations automatically — and adapting in real time to content, user behavior, and connectivity changes.

At F5, we give our customers the freedom to securely deliver every app, anywhere—with confidence. All F5 products are highly programmable and integrate into any environment, whether on premises or in any cloud. To date, 48 of the Fortune 50 companies rely on F5 to deliver apps that customers and employees can securely access at any time, on any device, from any location.

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Eurail, Boston ScientificCity Bank, Ricacorp Properties, Miele, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office
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Akamai Ion is ranked 18th in Application Delivery Controllers while F5 VIPRION is ranked 9th in Application Delivery Controllers with 4 reviews. Akamai Ion is rated 0.0, while F5 VIPRION is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of F5 VIPRION writes "Excellent for internal business core applications and has the ability to scale up as necessary ". Akamai Ion is most compared with Citrix ADC, NGINX Plus and HAProxy, whereas F5 VIPRION is most compared with Citrix ADC.

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