F5 Networks

To get started, learn more about our complimentary Security Program Foundation Assessment to determine where Optiv and F5 Networks may be able to strengthen or optimize your security posture.


Together for Stronger Security


Secure Application Delivery and Data Visibility

In today’s app-centric world, new risks are constantly evolving; in fact, 86 percent of data breaches now occur at the application level. Together, Optiv and F5 provide solutions that support security for any infrastructure, from traditional data centers to cloud-based environments, enabling users to securely access data in any environment. The combination of Optiv and F5 gives organizations best-in-class threat protection and ensures critical application availability. Our partnership delivers solutions that offer the most effective technology, intelligence and expertise to identify and stop malicious activity.


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Optiv’s security professionals provide you with the most value from your technology investments. With more than 20 F5 certified experts, Optiv clients are guaranteed optimal technology implementation and integration.



Together, Optiv and F5 delivered more than 150 client projects in 2017. This joint experience with unique client engagements provides you with a more mature, optimized and successful implementation.



Optiv offers a Health Check Assessment for F5 products so clients can better plan, manage and improve their implemented solutions and current posture.

"Optiv’s strategic partnership with F5 delivers application security solutions that enable organizations to deploy any App, Anywhere, with the Security services they need.”


- Lisa Citron, VP, Americas Channel Sales at F5




  • Ranked Number 21 in the Hot 150 List of Cybersecurity Companies, 2019.
  • Earned Frost & Sullivan 2019 Leadership Award.
  • Recognized by Forrester Research as a Strong Performer in The Forrester WaveTM: Global Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q2 2019.
  • Ranked 27th in the CRN 2019 Solution Provider 500 of the top solution providers in North America.
  • 2018 CRN Recognition for Excellence in MSS.

F5 Networks


  • 2016 - F5 Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Delivery Controllers
  • 2017 - F5 Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls
  • 2018 - F5 Named Best Web Application Solution at the SC Awards

Optiv Services


Optiv’s extensive breadth and depth of consulting and delivery capabilities ensures a faster, more successful and integrated deployment of your Symantec technologies into your unique environment. Additionally, we can ensure that you receive maximum return on your technology investments by maturing and aligning your security programs to business objectives across the enterprise.



Identification and Selection

Optiv’s proven approach enables you to determine the most appropriate technology for your dynamic business and technical requirements.


Proof of Concept

A limited implementation into your testing environment to validate product features and functionality, and to gain hands-on experience prior to your implementation.




Optimize system configuration with our technology implementation design. We can also assist with your wireless design needs by conducting a wireless site survey.


Quick Start

Deploy your new Symantec technologies into your existing environment using a standard Quick Start configuration.



Full integration services that include custom configurations, documentation and knowledge transfer.



Seamlessly move from your existing platform to your new technology, and receive documentation and knowledge transfer.



Our unique industry view provides insight into the technologies that best fit your situation, and our continuum of services complements your chosen technologies throughout their entire lifecycle.



Device Management

With experience supporting and managing thousands of devices, our certified security professionals manage your security devices and monitor their health and performance to improve our security posture and receive maximum ROI on your investments.


Health Check

A high-level review of your current technology solutions complete with recommendations for improvement.



Upgrade or replace your existing hardware or software with the latest version to improve functionality and stability.



Optiv’s technology-specific optimization services help you ensure the effectiveness of your equipment. We provide technology recommendations as well as operational process, personnel, training and configuration recommendations.



Integrate two or more different products to work together synergistically, improving your overall security posture.


Authorized Support

Receive frontline Symantec technology product support from our highly skilled, certified security engineers that act as a single point of contact for troubleshooting issues related to your security devices.


Staff Augmentation

For organizations seeking to augment their in-house teams with skilled external IT security talent.


Professional Development Training

Helping client workforces gain the tools and resources to implement critical security and compliance solutions.


To get started, learn more about our complimentary Security Program Foundation Assessment to determine where Optiv and F5 may be able to strengthen or optimize your security posture.