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We performed a comparison between A10 Thunder TPS and F5 Silverline Managed Services based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

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Pros
"They give us the ability to configure many features for DDoS. There are many items that we can use."

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"Most vendors fulfill the requirements for standard DDoS protection, but F5 Silverline Managed Services has a better understanding of defending web applications like HTTP and can mitigate more bot activity than any other vendor.""The most valuable feature of F5 Silverline Managed Services is the benchmark performance.""The most valuable feature of F5 Silverline Managed Services is it becomes similar to a distributed architecture."

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Cons
"It is very difficult to implement. It should be made a bit easier to implement. There is also a lack of resources on the internet. They need to develop more resources."

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"There is a lot of room for improvement with their tech support. I am not sure F5 Silverline Managed Services can be classified as having tech support.""F5 Silverline Managed Services can improve by reducing the price.""The price of F5 Silverline Managed Services could be better."

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  • "The price of F5 Silverline Managed Services could be better, they are not very flexible. The price of the solution is based on the requirements of the enterprise."
  • "The price of F5 Silverline Managed Services could be reduced."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:They give us the ability to configure many features for DDoS. There are many items that we can use.
    Top Answer:It is very difficult to implement. It should be made a bit easier to implement. There is also a lack of resources on the internet. They need to develop more resources.
    Top Answer:We are the main distributor for A10 Networks. It is used as an appliance. It is mainly used to identify problems in the network. It helps us to stop any type of DDoS attack. We are using its latest… more »
    Top Answer:For ADC, any ADC can do a good job. But in case if you want to add WAF functionality to the same ADC hardware you have to look for other ADC's like F5, Imperva, Radware, Fortinet, etc. 
    Top Answer:Its flexibility is the most valuable because it is a managed service. The good part is that you don't need to set it up. It just needs DNS routing, which is the easiest thing. Our client had Akamai… more »
    Top Answer:F5 Silverline Web Application Firewall works based on your bandwidth. They look at the clean bandwidth and do the pricing. 20% of a total pipe would be a clean bandwidth. The list price or a… more »
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    Also Known As
    F5 Silverline Web Application Firewall, F5 Silverline DDoS Protection
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    Overview

    The Thunder TPS is a family of high-performance DDoS defense solutions that detect and mitigate multi-vector DDoS attacks. Unlike traditional DDoS defenses that leave a wake of collateral damage against users, Thunder TPS applies a source-based defense-in-depth mitigation pipeline. This multimodal defense that includes actionable DDoS weapons intelligence, operator definable adaptive policies, and machine learning-powered Zero-Day Automated Protection (ZAP) blocks attackers while protecting real users.

    The Thunder TPS is uniquely suited for communication service providers, online gaming, and enterprise network operators who protect large networks and need compact solutions with faster response from a fully automated, zero-touch defense during an attack.

    F5's Silverline Managed Services is a SaaS solution delivering DDoS protection, managed Web Application Firewall (WAF) services, and managed Shape Security Fraud and Anti-bot solutions.

    Silverline services include 24x7 access to F5's Security Operations Center (SOC). F5's expert security professionals use F5 products with state-of-the-art security tools to ensure the best protection possible. As an add-on to Silverline DDoS or WAF services, Silverline Threat Intelligence integrates dynamic lists of threatening IP addresses to give context for policy decisions.

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    Sample Customers
    DDoS defense solution trusted for more than 200 service providers, online gaming, and enterprises including; Bungie, Comcast, KDDI Corporation, Leaseweb, Microsoft Azure, NTT Docomo, Softbank, Turkcell Superonline, Verizon and more.
    City Bank, Ricacorp Properties, Miele, American Systems, Bangladesh Post Office
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider26%
    Computer Software Company24%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Educational Organization6%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company21%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Comms Service Provider10%
    Insurance Company8%
    Company Size
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    Small Business38%
    Midsize Enterprise25%
    Large Enterprise38%
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    Small Business28%
    Midsize Enterprise15%
    Large Enterprise56%
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    Small Business64%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise27%
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    Small Business19%
    Midsize Enterprise15%
    Large Enterprise66%
    Buyer's Guide
    Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection
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    A10 Thunder TPS is ranked 22nd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 1 review while F5 Silverline Managed Services is ranked 9th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 3 reviews. A10 Thunder TPS is rated 0.0, while F5 Silverline Managed Services is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of A10 Thunder TPS writes "Provides the ability to configure many features for DDoS attacks, but it is very difficult to implement". On the other hand, the top reviewer of F5 Silverline Managed Services writes "Mitigates more bot activity when defending web applications than any other vendor but comes at a price". A10 Thunder TPS is most compared with Arbor DDoS, Cloudflare, Radware DefensePro, Corero and Azure DDoS Protection, whereas F5 Silverline Managed Services is most compared with Cloudflare, F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Arbor DDoS, AWS WAF and Microsoft Azure Application Gateway.

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