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Load Balancing


BIG-IP® Product Family

One device. Complete control.

Applications running across networks can cause a wide variety of problems. Whatever the problem, though, the BIG-IP Product Family can handle it.

BIG-IP is the only device in the industry that can do everything. It delivers high availability, improved performance, application security, and access control, all in one unit.

A single BIG-IP device can do the work of a dozen single-purpose products. More importantly, it can do that work in an efficient, cohesive manner that is easier to manage and adapt as business and technology needs change.

BIG-IP Product Modules

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F5 application delivery products are modular, designed with expansion and customization in mind. BIG-IP product modules let you easily incorporate new functionality -- everything from Web acceleration to topology-based load balancing -- so you can quickly adapt to changing application and business challenges.

  • Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
  • Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
  • Link Controller (LC)
  • Application Security Manager (ASM)
  • Edge Gateway
  • WebAccelerator (WA)
  • WAN Optimization Module (WOM)
  • Access Policy Manager (APM)

BIG-IP Feature Modules

Need even more functionality in your network? BIG-IP feature modules provide a more cost-effective and easier-to-manage solution than adding single-function point products.

  • Advanced Client Authentication
  • Advanced Routing
  • Fast Cache
  • Intelligent Compression
  • IPv6 Gateway
  • L7 Rate Shaping
  • Message Security Module
  • Protocol Security Module
  • SSL Acceleration