BIG-IP Virtual Edition (VE) is the industry-leading application delivery and security services platform. From intelligent L4-L7 load balancing, traffic management, and service offloading to application access, acceleration, and security, BIG-IP VE consistently ensures your applications are fast, available, and secure.
BIG-IP VE modules are available in Good, Better, and Best (GBB) license bundles.
• GOOD: Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
The Better package includes the Good package, as well as AFM and DNS. AFM delivers comprehensive multi-layered DDoS protection and network security. DNS provides high-performance DNS services and global server load balancing.
Speed up and simplify your BIG-IP VE deployment by using a Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates from the F5 Networks GitHub Repository.
All hourly offerings include a 30-day free trial as well as access to F5 premium support, details of which are listed here.