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Select Between Multiple Network Access Resources with the Edge Client – Local DB Auth

In a previous article I wrote about selecting multiple network access resources when using the Edge Client. (https://devcentral.f5.com/articles/select-between-multiple-network-access-resources-with-the-edge-client) The previous article was... Read more
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Configure Toopher 2 Factor Authentication to work with APM

Toopher is a 2 Factor Authentication provider (https://www.toopher.com/) that can be configured to work with the F5 Access Policy Manager for authenticating users.  Please visit the Toopher website to find out more information about all the... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
4 Reviews

Select Between Multiple Network Access Resources with the Edge Client

The recent announcements that web browsers will be removing plugin support means that customers will no longer be able to provide Network Access resources to their end users via the APM web top.  Instead customers will require their end users... Read more
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Security Irules 101: Engage Cloak!

Introduction iRules are a powerful tool in the F5 administrators arsenal. They allow administrators to adapt and customize the F5 to their needs. They provide extensive power for security engineers as well. We’ve decided it’s time to revisi... Read more
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Security Irules 101: You can’t always get what you want.. or can you?

Introduction iRules are a powerful tool in the F5 administrators arsenal. They allow administrators to adapt and customize the F5 to their needs.  They provide extensive power for security engineers as well. We’ve decided it’s tim... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
3 Reviews

Check Client for APM Browser Components

Every administrator that has designed and configured a policy on the Access Policy Manager (APM) module knows that a lot of time and effort goes into making sure your users will be able to get the access they need.  A problem that I have run... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
3 Reviews

Third Time's the Charm: BIG-IP Backups Simplified with iCall

SyntaxHighlighter.all(); Backing up the BIG-IP Configuration is something I've written about a couple times (here and here) previously. Well, third time's the charm, thanks to the new iCall feature in the 11.4 release. This time, I'v... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
3 Reviews

Two-Factor Authentication using Yubikey, YubiCloud and BIG-IP LTM

SyntaxHighlighter.all();Two-factor authentication (hereafter 2FA) has been a staple in enterprise VPN environments for quite some time, but it is really taking off in the web application space now as well with services riding on smart phones like... Read more
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These Are Not The Scrapes You're Looking For - Session Anomalies

In my first article in this series, I discussed web scraping -- what it is, why people do it, and why it could be harmful.  My second article outlined the details of bot detection and how the ASM blocks against these pesky littl... Read more
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More Web Scraping - Bot Detection

In my last article, I discussed the issue of web scraping and why it could be a problem for many individuals and/or companies.  In this article, we will dive into some of the technical details regarding bots and how the BIG-IP Application... Read more
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Web Scraping - Data Collection or Illegal Activity?

Web Scraping Defined   We've all heard the term "web scraping" but what is this thing and why should we really care about it?  Web scraping refers to an application that is programmed to simulate human web surfing b... Read more
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Deploying a WhiteHat Security Satellite in Your Infrastructure

DevCentral uses WhiteHat Security's Sentinel service in our application development lifecycle as well as for production compliance. Beyond the direct benefits of improving our SDLC practices and reducing our window of exposure, F... Read more
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Routing traffic by URI using iRule

The DevCentral team recently developed a solution for a routing traffic to a specific server based on the URI path.  A BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) sits between the client and two servers to load balance the traffic for those servers.... Read more
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Project Acceleration: Conclusions

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is tenth and final article in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they... Read more
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BIG-IP LTM SYN Check

Denial of Service (DoS) attacks have been around for many years, but they are still frequently used today (ref: Iran's recent fascination with the US banking industry).  These attacks are used against servers to disrupt legitimate... Read more
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Add Outlook Web Access Login Options to the APM Logon Page

Outlook Web Access is the web interface to the Microsoft Exchange environment, and many customers have secured the portal behind their BIG-IP APM architecture. In looking at the OWA logon page, however, you'll notice that there are a couple... Read more
Average Rating: 4.8
6 Reviews

Project Acceleration: Programmatic Performance Testing with HTTPWatch

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article nine of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they discuss... Read more
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Project Acceleration: Test Infrastructure

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article eight of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they... Read more
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Project Acceleration: AAM Tips, Tricks, and Gotchas

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article seven of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they... Read more
1 Review

Project Acceleration: AAM Content Reordering

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article six of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they discuss... Read more
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Project Acceleration: AAM Image Optimization

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article five of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they discuss... Read more
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Project Acceleration: AAM Intelligent Browser Referencing

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article four of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they discuss... Read more
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Project Acceleration: AAM Building Blocks

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article three of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they... Read more
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Project Acceleration: TCP Optimization and Compression

Note: As of 11.4, WebAccelerator is now a part of BIG-IP Application Acceleration Manager. This is article two of ten in a series on DevCentral’s implementation of WebAccelerator. Join Colin Walker and product manager Dawn Parzych as they discuss... Read more
Average Rating: 4.0
7 Reviews

Monitoring APM Session Limit Availability from GTM

F5er Harry Kleinbourg came up with a great solution for monitoring the availability of BIG-IP APM targets not just based on the availability of the virtual service but also on its ability to handle service based on the licensed session limits... Read more
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