F5-CA - F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator
F5-CTS - F5 Certified Technology Specialist
Students should have experience designing security solutions leveraging BIG-IP LTM, BIG-IP DNS, BIG-IP ASM, BIG-IP APM, BIG-IP AFM, BIG-IQ modules, IP Intelligence (IPI), WebSafe, and MobileSafe. The student should be able to analyze technical requirements, translate them into security requirements, apply and modify security architectures utilizing F5 technology to meet the requirements, and articulate the value of the solution.
Exam 401–F5 Certified Security Solution Expert
Successful completion of this exam acknowledges the skills and understanding to discover business requirements regarding security and articulate technical requirements driven by the business. Candidates can also apply F5 solutions to meet technical requirements for a security solution and articulate the value of the solution (BIG-IP 12.x).
F5 Certifications are valid for two years. Three months before your certification expires, you will receive an email alerting you to your upcoming certification expiration and encouraging you to register for your recertification exam.
The inactive date is exactly two years from the active date, which is the date you achieved certification. If you pass the inactive date without recertifying, you are no longer certified; however, you have a 30 day grace period beyond your inactive date to reactivate your certification. The expired date for your certification is at the end of the 30 day grace period.
Visit the F5 website for more information.