Profile: F5 Networks Inc (FFIV.OQ)
26 Jul 2016
F5 Networks, Inc., incorporated on February 26, 1996, is the developer and provider of application delivery services. The Company's core technology is a full-proxy, programmable, software platform called TMOS (Traffic Management Operating System). It helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software-defined networking deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. It works with many technology companies to improve manageability, strengthen security, and ensure faster and more successful deployments. Its applications include availability and delivery. It can remove the roadblocks in one’s network to efficiently and securely deliver applications that are available to users when and where they need them. It can also accelerate one’s application response time, minimize latency and delays, and reduce the number of data round trips necessary to complete a web request.
The Company’s BIG-IP appliances and VIPRION platform is a single ADC with modular performance blades that one can add or remove with no disruption to their applications and user experience. Add more power as needs arise and gain the scalability required for a sustainable business growth strategy. Its Service Provider Products include: Signaling Delivery Controller offers networks the benefit of a simplified architecture for unprecedented scalability and flexibility; Carrier-Grade NAT can securely migrate to IPv6 while continuing to interoperate with existing IPv4 devices and content; Policy Enforcement Manager delivers deep network visibility for a better understanding of subscriber behavior; Global Traffic Manager improves the performance, availability, and security of your applications and DNS infrastructure, and Local Traffic Manager accelerates the pace of business by increasing operational efficiency and ensuring peak network performance.
The Company competes with A10 Networks, Procera, Allot, Sandvine, Silver Peak Systems, Oracle, Barracuda Networks, Inc., Riverbed Technology, Cisco, Juniper Networks, Imperva, Citrix, Tekelec , Acme Packet and Checkpoint Systems.
F5 Networks Inc
401 Elliott Ave W Ste 500
SEATTLE WA 98119-4003
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-F5 Networks Q3 GAAP earnings per share $1.37
- BRIEF-F5 names Ben Gibson as chief marketing officer
- Exclusive: F5 Networks hires Goldman to field takeover interest - sources
- BRIEF-F5 Networks says "Security offerings continue to be a growth driver" - CEO John McAdam
- BRIEF-F5 Networks Q2 gaap earnings per share $1.11