F5 vs Symantec

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F5
Based on 73 reviews.
Symantec
Based on 121 reviews.
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Overview
F5 Networks, Inc. is a multinational American company which specializes in Application Delivery Networking technology that optimizes the delivery of network-based applications and the security, performance, availability of servers, data storage devices, and other network resources. F5 is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and has development, manufacturing, and sales/marketing offices worldwide. F5 originally manufactured and sold some of the industry's first load balancing products. In 2010 and 2011, F5 Networks was on Fortune's list of 100 Fastest-Growing Companies worldwide.Symantec Corporation is an American technology company headquartered in Mountain View, California, United States. The company produces software for security, storage, backup and availability - and offers professional services to support its software. Netcraft asseses Symantec as the most-used certification authority. Symantec is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500 stock-market index.
Sample Customers
F5 Traffic Management Operating System: TransUnion
F5 BIG-IP: Riken, TransUnion, Tepco Systems Administration, Daejeon University, G&T Bank, Danamon, CyberAgent Inc.
NGINX Web Application Firewall: m.a.x IT
F5 Advanced WAF: MAXIMUS, Vivo, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office, City Bank
F5 Silverline Web Application Firewall: City Bank, Ricacorp Properties, Miele, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office
F5 Access Policy Manager: City Bank, Ricacorp Properties, Miele, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office
Blue Coat ProxySG [EOL]: Global Technology and Material Manufacturer
Blue Coat Encrypted Traffic Management: Jefferies
Luminate: NEX, AIG, Fiverr, Upwork
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Top Industries
Software R&D Company
27%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Financial Services Firm
10%
Government
6%
Software R&D Company
26%
Comms Service Provider
13%
Financial Services Firm
9%
Government
6%
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