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Real User
Lead Network Engineer at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Jul 30 2018

What is most valuable?

We are using the Big-IP, LTM, ASM, and GTM modules. * The Local Traffic Manager. Its main use cases is for application firewall modules, therefore we are not using it yet, but we are going to implement it for DDoS protection on some of our... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We can use it for load balancing purposes on an HA proxy software. However, hardware load balancing is the best way due to some hardware flaws for incoming traffic. We are not using CPU resources for a load balancing SSL decryption and... more»

What needs improvement?

I would like to see F-5 implement a regular routing like in other Linux-based devices. We know the F-5 is not a router, but can be used for traffic forwarding, so it's not the same as other devices if we compare it with Citrix-based devices.... more»
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Real User
QA Engineer/Software Developer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Apr 16 2018

What is most valuable?

One of the new features of it is you can change the default port. Instead of 1194, like everybody expects, you can change it to whichever port you want to use. Another thing is that you can do local subnet blocking.

How has it helped my organization?

It can securely do remote product updates, push out product updates; just like on our LAN, it's a virtual private network and we just push across our updates.

What needs improvement?

They may have this already, but it would be nice to be able to get more notifications if a site drops unexpectedly. It would be nice with all these features, if they could send some examples of each one; just small sample scripts to look at... more»

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