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Release Note: Always-On Management (AOM) for iSeries platforms
Release Note

Original Publication Date: 04/14/2017


This release note documents the versions of Always-On Management (AOM) that are provided with F5 iSeries platforms.


- Supported hardware
- About installing updates
- F5 iSeries Platforms
     - Features and fixes in version 2.9
     - Features and fixes in version 1.25
- Known issues
- Contacting F5 Networks
- Legal notices

Supported hardware

This release supports these platform series:

  • BIG-IP i2000 (C117)
  • BIG-IP i4000 (C115)
  • BIG-IP i5000 (C119)
  • BIG-IP i7000 (C118)
  • BIG-IP i10000 (C116)
  • Herculon i2800 (C120)
  • Herculon i5800 (C121)
  • Herculon i10800 (C122)

If you are unsure which platform you have, look on the label at the front of the chassis to locate information about the platform series.

About installing updates

On these platforms, AOM updates are provided when you upgrade to a newer version of F5 software.

F5 iSeries Platforms

Features and fixes in version 2.9

New hardware support

This release adds support for the BIG-IP i2000/i4000 Series and Herculon iSeries platforms.

Features and fixes in version 1.25

New hardware support

This release adds support for the BIG-IP i5000/i7000/i10000 Series platforms.

Known issues

There are no known issues.

Contacting F5 Networks

Phone: (206) 272-6888
Fax: (206) 272-6802

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How to Contact F5 Support or the Anti-Fraud SOC

You can contact a Network Support Center as follows:

You can manage cases online at F5 WebSupport (registration required). To register email with your F5 hardware serial numbers and contact information.

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