F5 Networks Completes Traffix Buy

Publicly traded F5 Networks Inc. has completed its acquisition of venture capital-backed Traffix Systems, the company announced Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not released. Bessemer Venture Partners was among Traffix’s investors. The company develops signaling technology designed to help 4G networks run more efficiently.

F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV), the global leader in Application Delivery Networking, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Traffix Systems, the leading provider of 4G Diameter signaling products for telecommunications service providers. On February 20, 2012, F5 announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Traffix Systems.

About F5 Networks
F5 Networks, Inc., the global leader in Application Delivery Networking (ADN), helps the world’s largest enterprises and service providers realize the full value of virtualization, cloud computing, and on-demand IT. F5® solutions help integrate disparate technologies to provide greater control of the infrastructure, improve application delivery and data management, and give users seamless, secure, and accelerated access to applications from their corporate desktops and smart devices. An open architectural framework enables F5 customers to apply business policies at “strategic points of control” across the IT infrastructure and into the public cloud. F5 products give customers the agility they need to align IT with changing business conditions, deploy scalable solutions on demand, and manage mobile access to data and services. Enterprises, service and cloud providers, and leading online companies worldwide rely on F5 to optimize their IT investments and drive business forward.

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