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Release Note: BIG-IP Edge Gateway 11.2.1
Release Note

Original Publication Date: 08/29/2013


This release note documents the version 11.2.1 release of BIG-IP Edge Gateway.


- Supported hardware
- Configuration utility browser support
- APM client browser support
- User documentation for this release
- Product description: Edge Gateway platform
- Contacting F5 Networks
- Legal notices

Supported hardware

You can apply the software upgrade to systems running software versions 10.x or 11.x. For a list of supported platforms, see SOL9412: The BIG-IP release matrix. For information about which platforms support which module combinations, see SOL10288: BIG-IP software and platform support matrix.

Configuration utility browser support

The BIG-IP Configuration Utility supports these browsers and versions:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.x and 9.x
  • Mozilla Firefox 15.0.x and 9.0.x
  • Google Chrome 21.x

APM client browser support

For a list of browser versions that the Application Policy Manager client supports, refer to the BIG-IP APM Client Compatibility Matrix.

User documentation for this release

For a comprehensive list of documentation that is relevant to this release, refer to the BIG-IP Edge Gateway 11.2.1 Documentation page.

Product description: Edge Gateway platform

The BIG-IP Edge Gateway platform provides next generation remote access to applications tailored for the network edge. Edge Gateway is supported on the 1600, 3600, 3900, 6900, 8900, and 11000 hardware platforms. The Edge Gateway product combines the following services: WAN optimization, web acceleration, and access policy control. This combination provides secure, accelerated remote access to networks and applications. Features include unified access to remote, wireless, corporate and branch LAN users, a visual policy editor for creating access policies, endpoint security checking, credential caching for single-sign on, BIG-IP Edge Client for auto-connection to networks, applications and data, application caching, compression, asymmetric and symmetric network and application acceleration, data de-duplication, and Common Internet File System (CIFS) and Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI) acceleration.

Contacting F5 Networks

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Fax: (206) 272-6802

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