app logoEarlier this week F5 released our BIG-IP Edge Client for Android with support for the new Amazon Kindle Fire HD.  You can grab it off Amazon instantly for your Android device.  By supporting BIG-IP Edge Client on Kindle Fire products, F5 is helping businesses secure personal devices connecting to the corporate network, and helping end users be more productive so it’s perfect for BYOD deployments.

The BIG-IP® Edge Client™ for all Android 4.x (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later devices secures and accelerates mobile device access to enterprise networks and applications using SSL VPN and optimization technologies. Access is provided as part of an enterprise deployment of F5 BIG-IP® Access Policy Manager™, Edge Gateway™, or FirePass™ SSL-VPN solutions.

BIG-IP® Edge Client™ for all Android 4.x (Ice Cream Sandwich) Devices Features:

  • Provides accelerated mobile access when used with F5 BIG-IP® Edge Gateway
  • Automatically roams between networks to stay connected on the go
  • Full Layer 3 network access to all your enterprise applications and files
  • Supports multi-factor authentication with client certificate
  • You can use a custom URL scheme to create Edge Client configurations, start and stop Edge Client

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BEFORE YOU DOWNLOAD OR USE THIS APPLICATION YOU MUST AGREE TO THE EULA HERE:
http://www.f5.com/apps/android-help-portal/eula.html

BEFORE YOU CONTACT F5 SUPPORT, PLEASE SEE:
http://support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/2000/600/sol2633.html

If you have an iOS device, you can get the F5 BIG-IP Edge Client for Apple iOS which supports the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.  We are also working on a Windows 8 client which will be ready for the Win8 general availability.

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