F5 Networks develops, markets, and sells application delivery networking products that optimize the security, performance, and availability of network applications, servers, and storage systems. The Company’s primary application delivery technology is Traffic Management Operating System that enables its products to intercept, inspect, and act on the contents of traffic from virtually each type of Internet Protocol-enabled application. It sells products to enterprise customers and service providers through distributors, value-added resellers, and systems integrators.

Type
Public
HQ
Seattle, US
Founded
1996
Size (employees)
4,366 (est)
Website
f5.com
F5 Networks was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Seattle, US
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Key People/Management at F5 Networks

Steve McMillan

Steve McMillan

Executive Vice President of Global Services
Scot Rogers

Scot Rogers

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Ryan Kearny

Ryan Kearny

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
John DiLullo

John DiLullo

Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Andy Reinland

Andy Reinland

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
François Locoh-Donou

François Locoh-Donou

President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director
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F5 Networks Office Locations

F5 Networks has offices in Auckland, North Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and in 51 other locations
Seattle, US (HQ)
401 Elliott Ave W
Bellevue, US
3535 Factoria Blvd SE
Liberty Lake, US
1322 N Whitman Ln
Louisville, US
150 285 Century Pl
Lowell, US
41 Wellman St
New York, US
600 Lexington Ave
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F5 Networks Financials and Metrics

F5 Networks Financials

F5 Networks's revenue was reported to be $2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3.9% increase from the previous period.
USD

Net income (Q2, 2018)

198.1 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

285.4 m

Market capitalization (21-May-2018)

10.7 b

Closing share price (21-May-2018)

174.4

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

595.9 m
F5 Networks's current market capitalization is $10.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

1.7 b1.9 b2 b

Revenue growth, %

11%4%

Cost of goods sold

310 m332.3 m337.2 m

Gross profit

1.4 b1.6 b1.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Sales and marketing expense

134.8 m140.3 m139.9 m148.8 m151.2 m150.8 m157.5 m156.5 m156.6 m164.5 m164.7 m161 m167.9 m337.9 m

General and administrative expense

25.5 m26 m27.8 m32.3 m30.9 m32.6 m34.3 m34.8 m34.2 m41.7 m38 m39.4 m40 m79.3 m

R&D expense

64.1 m67.2 m67 m70.1 m74.5 m74.3 m81.1 m86.3 m83 m87.1 m89.2 m88.6 m85.9 m176.9 m

Operating expense total

224.4 m233.5 m234.7 m251.1 m256.7 m257.8 m272.9 m277.6 m273.8 m293.2 m291.9 m288.9 m293.8 m594.1 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

189.7 m281.5 m390.5 m514.6 m

Accounts Receivable

204.2 m242.2 m279.4 m268.2 m

Inventories

19 m24.5 m33.7 m34.1 m

Current Assets

816.4 m998.8 m1.2 b1.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

231.3 m239.8 m242 m269 m367.6 m562.2 m433.3 m398.3 m429.6 m572.9 m655.8 m690.9 m612 m595.9 m

Inventories

19.1 m20.7 m23.1 m27.6 m29.3 m30 m33.6 m35.2 m33.8 m33.7 m32.5 m31 m29.1 m29.5 m

Current Assets

870.9 m950.4 m945.1 m1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.2 b1.2 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b

PP&E

62.2 m61.6 m62.7 m66.6 m68.7 m83.5 m99.9 m107.5 m115.1 m128.7 m126.7 m125.1 m117.3 m117.4 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

277.3 m311.2 m365 m365.9 m

Depreciation and Amortization

40 m46.1 m52.6 m56.8 m

Inventories

(1.6 m)(5.4 m)(9.2 m)(334 k)

Cash From Operating Activities

499.7 m549 m684.5 m711.5 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

68 m137.7 m217.2 m89.1 m174.8 m268 m89.7 m165.1 m256.9 m94.2 m187.4 m285 m88.4 m198.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

11.4 m22.7 m34.1 m13 m26.3 m39.2 m13.8 m27.8 m42.3 m14.9 m30.3 m45.6 m15.2 m30 m

Inventories

(25 k)(1.7 m)(4.1 m)(3.1 m)(4.9 m)(5.6 m)146 k(1.5 m)(87 k)374 k1.5 m3 m722 k322 k

Accounts Payable

(8.2 m)(5.3 m)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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F5 Networks Operating Metrics

F5 Networks's Backlog was reported to be $33.4m in FY, 2016. F5 Networks's Registered Users was reported to be 278 k in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Backlog

$61.60 m$38.10 m$33.40 m

Patents (US)

216 254 283

Patents (foreign)

15 21 46

Registered Users

165 k223 k278 k
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F5 Networks News and Updates

Riding the economic roller coaster with F5 Networks

Some called it a bubble, others called it a bust. Whatever label was attributed to the collapse of dotcom companies in the period between 2000 and 2002, it was a bad time to be the chief executive officer of a fledgling technology business. Yet, that’s the position that John McAdam (pictured), then …
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