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F5 Networks, Inc.

401 Elliott Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98119
United States

IndustryBusiness Software & Services
Full Time Employees5,325

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. François Locoh-DonouPres, CEO & Director1.87MN/A1971
Mr. Francis J. Pelzer VExec. VP & CFO838.76kN/A1970
Ms. Ana Maria WhiteExec. VP & Chief HR Officer851.71kN/A1973
Mr. Stephen McMillanExec. VP of Global Services1.19MN/A1971
Dr. Thomas Dean Fountain Ph.D.Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer1.2MN/A1977
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


F5 Networks, Inc. develops, markets, and sells application delivery networking products that optimize the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. The company's primary application delivery technology is Traffic Management Operating System that enable company's products to intercept, inspect, and act on the contents of traffic. It offers Local Traffic Manager, which provides load balancing, traffic management, and application health checking; BIG-IP DNS that automatically directs users to the closest physical, virtual, or cloud environment; Advanced Firewall Manager, a network firewall; and Application Security Manager, a Web application firewall that provides application-layer protection against generalized and targeted attacks. The company also offers Access Policy Manager, which provides secure, granular, and context-aware access to networks and applications; Carrier-Grade Network Address Translation, which offers a set of tools that enables service providers to migrate to IPv6 while continuing to support and interoperate with existing IPv4 devices and content; and Policy Enforcement Manager that offers traffic classification capabilities to identify the specific applications and services to service providers, as well as Link Controller. In addition, it offers cloud-based and other subscription services; BIG-IP appliances; VIPRION chassis-based systems; BIG-IP Virtual Edition software platform; and management and orchestration software platform. The company sells its products to enterprise customers and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, managed service providers, and systems integrators in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Japan, and the Asia Pacific Region. F5 Networks, Inc. has a strategic collaboration agreement with Amazon Web Services for using cloud-native application workloads. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

Corporate Governance

F5 Networks, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.