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articlemicrosoftadnpartnertechtip June 11, 2006 by Joe Pruitt
When we launched DevCentral almost three years ago, our goal was to provide an online resource where application and network professionals could learn how to build better solutions to IT challenges with F5 technology. We also wanted to build a community where peers could collaborate, share their experiences, develop better IT strategies, and have some fun along the way. With over 9,000 members worldwide, we continue to be amazed at the great forum posts, sample collaboration, and community-...
articleirulesmicrosoftpartnerdevtechtip January 29, 2006 by Joe Pruitt
DevCentral is all about enabling users in the community to do powerful and innovative things. Whether it’s providing answers to your technical questions in the Forums, giving you the latest up to date news about F5, or providing documentation on some of the coolest things F5 has to offer, like iRules and iControl, we do our best to keep you up to speed, and equipped to get the most out of your F5 devices. With that in mind, we’ve been working hard to heed the call from the members of the commun...
articlemicrosoftpartnertechtip October 31, 2005 by Joe Pruitt
Following a comprehensive judging process, the winners for the first annual DevCentral “iRule. Do You?” developer contest have been declared. With a fantastic response from the global DevCentral community, this contest highlights the power, flexibility, and unique possibilities for iRules to deliver more intelligent, application-fluent delivery of application traffic. The impressive collection of winners – from both F5 customers and partners – as well as honorable mention participants showcas...
iRules – The Power of a Programmable Network Shouldn’t things be easier? For nearly 9 years F5 solutions have been deployed at the intersection of IP application and network tiers. We’ve had the job of inspecting traffic and making smarter decisions in the network to improve application reliability, scalability, performance, and security; but sitting at this critical crossroads is not always easy. Time and time again, we hear customers tell us about the challenges in getting applications and n...
articlemicrosoftpartnertechtip September 22, 2004 by Joe Pruitt
Welcome to F5's new DevCentral resource. With this site, we are attempting to help our customers and partners facilitate a better way of doing business. That better way of doing business was best reflected recently while I was visiting an F5 customer on Wall Street in New York city. I was pleasantly surprised to find both the network and application teams collaborating around the development and delivery of applications and web services before a single new application or service was written o...