F5’s participation to expand customers’ cloud deployment choices
F5 is an official Corporate Sponsor of the OpenStack
By providing direct support for the OpenStack cloud platform and
technical community, F5 is helping broaden the range of choices for
customers implementing private and public clouds.
F5’s sponsorship will further the development of standards-based layer
4-7 application delivery solutions for the OpenStack platform.
More Cloud Choices – F5’s community participation and
engineering support for OpenStack initiatives will enhance the
resources and guidance available to F5 customers, helping them
confidently support production-quality cloud environments.
Evolution of Layer 4-7 Network Services – F5 is interested in
contributing to the development of layer 4-7 solutions for the
OpenStack cloud platform.
F5 and OpenStack Integration – Enterprises and service
providers using OpenStack to support their public and private clouds
will benefit from the integration of a full range of F5 application
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announced today it is joining the OpenStack Foundation as a Corporate
Sponsor. By supporting the rapidly emerging and popular OpenStack
cloud software, F5 is demonstrating its commitment to evolving
standards-based cloud platforms and providing customers with greater
choice and flexibility in deploying public and private cloud solutions.
OpenStack is an open source cloud computing platform that helps
organizations manage compute, storage, and networking resources in
private and public cloud environments. Service providers, enterprises,
government agencies, and academic institutions around the world use
OpenStack to power demanding production workloads.
“Companies like F5 help drive adoption of OpenStack through their
established relationships, expertise, and integrations that give
consumers more choice when setting up their cloud environments. We
welcome F5 to the OpenStack community and look forward to advancing the
mission of OpenStack with their contributions.”