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Jason Rahm
Updated 2 days ago by Jason Rahm

In this article we pivot slightly from describing the protocol itself to showing ways to interact with the HTTP protocol via iRules and local traffic policies...

Sanjay Shitole
Updated 2 weeks ago by Sanjay Shitole
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Terraform is an open source tool for provisioning and deployment of public and private cloud infrastructures. Terraform lets you to create, change and improve production infrastructure safely and predictably. Terraform use APIs abstraction through...

Jason Rahm
Updated 1 month ago by Jason Rahm

In this week’s Post of Week, I address community member Shann_P’s question on how to make an iRule update a string at a specific location within the path of the URI: The iRule needs to be able to locate the 7th "chunk" of the URI, add a...

Chase Abbott
Updated 1 month ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create and sign your own ECC Certificates for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 1 month ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Build certificate revocation functionality within your developer or lab environment for true client testing.

Chase Abbott
Updated 1 month ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create your own ECC Intermediary CA for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 1 month ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create your own ECC Root CA for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 1 month ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Using Suite B PKI as our guidelines we'll create a two-tier PKI infrastructure perfect for any isolated environment.

Mani Gadde
Updated 1 month ago by Mani Gadde

Webinar-1: introduction to managing F5 BIG-IP Infrastructure with Puppet

Lori MacVittie
Updated 1 month ago by Lori MacVittie

In a perfect world, developers would never need to know how a request go to their app. But we live on the Internet, where end-to-end protocols are used to transport messages across networks that are point-to-point, not end-to-end. Each point is...

Sanjay Shitole
Updated 2 weeks ago by Sanjay Shitole
5 out of 5 stars

Terraform is an open source tool for provisioning and deployment of public and private cloud infrastructures. Terraform lets you to create, change and improve production infrastructure safely and predictably. Terraform use APIs abstraction through...

Payal
Updated 1 month ago by Payal
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Hello everyone, its time again to join F5 and Ansible for our 3rd joint webinar https://www.ansible.com/webinars-training/from-70-networking-tasks-to-a-single-click-by-wwt-building-f5-solution-with-ansible-toweron Monday Nov ember 13th from 11AM...

Eric Chen
Updated 1 month ago by Eric Chen
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A common problem that F5 deals with for Cloud Native Applications (CNA) is how to add and remove pool members and create virtual servers on an F5 BIG-IP. It doesn’t sound like a particularly hard problem to solve, but with a growing ecosystem this...

Lori MacVittie
Updated 2 months ago by Lori MacVittie
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Inline, side-arm, reverse, and forward. These used to be the terms we used to describe the architectural placement of proxies in the network.   Today, containers use some of the same terminology, but are introducing new ones. That’s an...

Jason Rahm
Updated 2 months ago by Jason Rahm
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In this episode of Post of the Week, Jason addresses a couple iControl REST issues that come up in Q&A often: confusion over how to handle objects that are not sub-collections, and options for working around the lack of F5 DNS cli for...

Payal
Updated 2 months ago by Payal
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There are a lot of technical resources on how Ansible can be used to automte the F5 BIG-IP. A consolidated list of links to help you brush up on Ansible as well as help you understand the Ansible BIG-IP solution > - github/devcentral etc I am...

Lori MacVittie
Updated 3 months ago by Lori MacVittie
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Containers continue to be a hot topic. Some claim they are on the verge of a meteoric rise to dominate the data center. Others find them only suitable for cloud. And still others are waiting patiently to see if containers is the SDN of app...

Jason Rahm
Updated 3 months ago by Jason Rahm
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In the first article in this series we looked at the sdk installation steps, nomenclature, and basic BIG-IP instantiation. In this article, we’ll focus on unnamed resources and commands. Working with Unnamed Resources Unlike named resources like...

Jason Rahm
Updated 4 months ago by Jason Rahm
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In this article, I’ll cover the basics of installing the f5-common-python SDK and show how to utilize the core functionality.

Jason Rahm
Updated 5 months ago by Jason Rahm
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TL;DR - iCall is BIG-IP’s event-based granular control-plane automation system that enables comprehensive control over configuration and other system settings and objects.

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