Achieving the F5 Professional Certification is a holistic approach to the entire application stack. Learning to manage and work with the dynamic and evolving world of mobile and cloud, you can set your organisation apart as genuine experts and deliver true value in the market.

The F5 Unity Partner Program encompasses three levels of participation - Authorised, Silver and Gold. Succeeding levels deliver higher margins, increased support for marketing activities and dedicated channel sales resources to help you drive your F5 business. To qualify for membership, you must meet certain certification and sales criteria, and actively recommend F5 products to your customers. F5 Unity has two requirements:

Sales Engineer Classroom Certification - to become an F5 Unity partner you must employ individuals who complete, pass and stay current on F5 technical certification requirements. See the requirements table for specifics.

F5 Unity Accreditation - to become an F5 Unity partner you must employ individuals who complete, pass and stay current on F5 Accreditation requirements.

See the requirements table for specifics.

Implement F5’s Quarterly Business Planning Process and Business benefits Authorised Authorised Silver Gold Platinum
Design – C1 Certified BIG-IP Administrator N/A 1 N/A N/A
Design - C2 F5 Certified Technology Specialist N/A N/A 2 N/A
Architect – C3 F5 Certified Solutions Expert N/A N/A N/A 2>
Implement N/A N/A Approved Guardian PS Partner Approved Guardian PS Partner
Support N/A Optional Unity Support Partner Optional Unity Support Partner Approved Unity Support Partner
F5 Technical Sales Accreditation – Category A Countries 2 4 4  
F5 Technical Sales Accreditation – Category B & C Countries* 1 2 2  
F5 Sales Accreditation – Category A Countries 2 4 4  
F5 Sales Accreditation – Category B & C Countries* 1 2 2  
F5 Security Sales Accreditation – Category A Countries 2 4 4  
F5 Security Sales Accreditation – Category B & C Countries* 1 2 2  
F5 Security Technical Accreditation – Category A Countries 2 4 4  

 

 

F5 PARTNER CERTIFICATION LEVEL

GOLD

F5-SEL (System Engineer)

2 Certified persons

SILVER

F5-SEL (System Engineer)

1 Certified person

What's the difference between Partner Certification and Individual/Professional Certification?

Partner Certifications are linked to the Partner as a whole and can help attract better commercial terms.

Individual/Professional Certifications are held by one person.

Courses

This course is a bundle course combining the following 2 courses in a single week :F5 Configuring BIG-IP ASM: Application Security ManagerF5 Configuring BIG-IP APM: Access Policy ManagerThis combined version is a condensed version of the the 4 days ASM and 3 days APM course.