"In my team, we work in a very agile environment and the solutions from BIG-IP, including BIG-IP WAF, suit us well when developing and serving our applications."
"We always use technical support and the team helps us very well. They're able to effectively find and fix issues and they respond very quickly."
"NetFlow balancing and traffic balancing are good features."
"The web application firewall feature is the most valuable and useful feature. It is a leading industry product when it comes to load balancing. Its user interface is very simple. There isn't a steep learning curve. When we initiate someone to F5, they start using it quickly."
"One of the greatest things about F5 Load Balancer is that it provides additional capability for handling huge workloads and routing them to an SAP or non-SAP application. It is capable of supporting a large amount of user workload and application connectivity workload. This was the main reason why we chose F5."
"I've worked a little bit with iRules and it is amazing."
"The solution has good load balancing capabilities."
"iRules are very valuable. In addition to that, the way profiles are depicted by the LTM is also very good."
"Provides mobile app security."
"I'm not very sure about the security with F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM). We have our own private data center, but we are going to migrate our private data center into the Azure cloud environment. Security will then be a major concern when we migrate our own whole infrastructure to the public cloud."
"The solution could improve the documentation."
"The logging features are too limited and do not give us a solid understanding of what's happening."
"Its price can be better. It is a bit expensive."
"Currently, the product offers everything we need. I can't recall any features that may be lacking."
"An expensive solution for the minimal features we use."
"The deployment could be simplified."
"The pricing could always be better. It's a bit expensive."
"Some of the settings on the dashboard are confusing."
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F5 BIG-IP LTM optimizes the speed and reliability of your apps via both network and application layers. Using real-time protocol and traffic management decisions based on app and server and connection management conditions, and TCP and content offloading, BIG-IP LTM dramatically improves application and infrastructure responsiveness. BIG-IP LTM's architecture includes protocol awareness to control traffic for the most important applications. BIG-IP LTM tracks the dynamic performance levels of servers and delivers SSL performance and visibility for inbound and outbound traffic, to protect the user experience by encrypting everything from the client to the server.
BIG-IP LTM provides enterprise-class Application Delivery Controller (ADC). You get granular layer 7 control, SSL offloading and acceleration capabilities, and advanced scaling technologies that deliver performance and reliability on-demand. The highly optimized TCP/IP stack combines TCP/IP techniques and improvements in the latest RFCs with extensions to minimize the effect of congestion and packet loss and recovery. Independent testing tools and customer experiences show LTM's TCP stack delivers up to a 2x performance gain for users and a 4x increase in bandwidth efficiency.
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F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) is ranked 1st in Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) with 35 reviews while Reblaze is ranked 19th in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 1 review. F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) is rated 8.2, while Reblaze is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) writes "Very stable and easy to use with a good GUI". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Reblaze writes "Provides valuable API for system tool kit as well as mobile app security ". F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) is most compared with Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Citrix ADC, NGINX Plus, HAProxy and A10 Networks Thunder ADC, whereas Reblaze is most compared with Cloudflare, Imperva Incapsula, AWS WAF, NGINX App Protect and PerimeterX Bot Defender. See our F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) vs. Reblaze report.
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