Socialgist uses F5 Networks' BIG-IP product suite

Social media data provider Socialgist said it has partnered with Chinese microblogging platform Sina Weibo on its deployment of the BIG-IP platform from F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV).

“The F5 suite of services has increased our company´s efficiency. It´s important to our customers and partners that Socialgist continues to collaborate with top of the line enterprise solutions,” said Socialgist senior network engineer Matt Schemers. “That approach helps us provide industry services with superior reliability.”

Since its initial launch, Socialgist has leveraged F5 technologies and continues to invest in additional F5 enterprise products to ensure a strong and stable back-end infrastructure to fulfill both customer and partner demands. Schemers adds, “Our continued investment in our infrastructure is a big reason why our customers and partners commit to Socialgist.”

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