Huge data center, check. Multiple 10G Ethernet pipes, check. Load Balancer, check. Firewall? Really? Do network architects need to buy yet another box and likely take a performance hit? Not according to F5 Networks, which says its BIG-IP 10200v with Advanced Firewall Manager (AFM) can handle traffic at 80-Gbps rates while screening and protecting tens of millions of connections and simultaneously load-balancing server traffic. In this exclusive Clear Choice test, Network World put those claims to the test. Read how F5 performed.
Sponsor: F5 Networks