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Insight F5 NGINX App Protect

NGINX App Protect is a modern app‑security solution that works seamlessly in DevOps environments as you deliver apps from code to customer. Built on F5’s market‑leading WAF, our software runs natively on NGINX Plus and integrates security controls into your apps.

Features

  • Advance Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  • Content cache
  • Web server
  • API Gateway
  • WAF Security controls
  • Kubernetes Ingress controller
  • Streaming Media
  • High availability (HA)
  • Monitoring

Benefits

  • High‑performing, scalable, and proven security closer to your apps
  • Protect against revenue‑impacting attacks and data thefts
  • Manage and automate approved security controls via CI/CD pipelines
  • Remove workflow bottlenecks and support DevOps
  • Use the same WAF that powers the F5 Networks WAF
  • Deliver static assets with unparalleled speed and efficiency
  • Deliver modern applications at scale, manage/secure your business-critical APIs
  • Secure and protect your applications
  • Create Kubernetes applications
  • Scalably deliver streaming media

Pricing

£3,000 a unit

Service documents

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Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

9 5 0 1 7 3 3 6 0 8 7 8 6 7 8

Contact

Insight Guy Beaudin
Telephone: +44 (0)161 772 8639
Email: pstenderteam@insight.com

Service scope

Service constraints
Details provided within supplied documentation
System requirements
Requirements dependant upon environment in which NGINX Plus is deployed

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
Initial response within 60 minutes
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
Yes
Online ticketing support accessibility
None or don’t know
Phone support
Yes
Phone support availability
24 hours, 7 days a week
Web chat support
No
Onsite support
Yes, at extra cost
Support levels
24 hours, 7 days a week
Support available to third parties
Yes

Onboarding and offboarding

Getting started
Pre-sales consultancy
Service documentation
Yes
Documentation formats
  • HTML
  • PDF
End-of-contract data extraction
No user data is retained as part of the service
End-of-contract process
Renewal notice issued 90 days prior to contract end date

Using the service

Web browser interface
No
API
No
Command line interface
No

Scaling

Scaling available
Yes
Scaling type
Automatic
Independence of resources
Yes
Usage notifications
Yes
Usage reporting
API

Analytics

Infrastructure or application metrics
Yes
Metrics types
Other
Other metrics
In excess of 100 merics are available within NGINX Plus
Reporting types
API access

Resellers

Supplier type
Reseller (no extras)
Organisation whose services are being resold
F5 / NGINX / Shape Security

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Other security clearance
Government security clearance
Up to Security Clearance (SC)

Asset protection

Knowledge of data storage and processing locations
Yes
Data storage and processing locations
United Kingdom
User control over data storage and processing locations
Yes
Datacentre security standards
Complies with a recognised standard (for example CSA CCM version 3.0)
Penetration testing frequency
At least every 6 months
Penetration testing approach
‘IT Health Check’ performed by a CHECK service provider
Protecting data at rest
Other
Other data at rest protection approach
Our Privacy Shield certification is available at https://www.privacyshield.gov/list. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov.
Data sanitisation process
No
Equipment disposal approach
In-house destruction process

Backup and recovery

Backup and recovery
No

Data-in-transit protection

Data protection between buyer and supplier networks
TLS (version 1.2 or above)
Data protection within supplier network
TLS (version 1.2 or above)

Availability and resilience

Guaranteed availability
Availability of the deployed service is the responsibility of the customer
Approach to resilience
Available upon request
Outage reporting
Email and Syslog

Identity and authentication

User authentication
Username or password
Access restrictions in management interfaces and support channels
Username and password
Access restriction testing frequency
At least every 6 months
Management access authentication
Username or password
Devices users manage the service through
Directly from any device which may also be used for normal business (for example web browsing or viewing external email)

Audit information for users

Access to user activity audit information
Users have access to real-time audit information
How long user audit data is stored for
User-defined
Access to supplier activity audit information
Users have access to real-time audit information
How long supplier audit data is stored for
User-defined
How long system logs are stored for
User-defined

Standards and certifications

ISO/IEC 27001 certification
No
ISO 28000:2007 certification
No
CSA STAR certification
No
PCI certification
No
Other security certifications
No

Security governance

Named board-level person responsible for service security
Yes
Security governance certified
Yes
Security governance standards
ISO/IEC 27001
Information security policies and processes
N/A

Operational security

Configuration and change management standard
Supplier-defined controls
Configuration and change management approach
Undisclosed
Vulnerability management type
Supplier-defined controls
Vulnerability management approach
Undisclosed
Protective monitoring type
Supplier-defined controls
Protective monitoring approach
Undisclosed
Incident management type
Supplier-defined controls
Incident management approach
Undisclosed

Secure development

Approach to secure software development best practice
Independent review of processes (for example CESG CPA Build Standard, ISO/IEC 27034, ISO/IEC 27001 or CSA CCM v3.0)

Separation between users

Virtualisation technology used to keep applications and users sharing the same infrastructure apart
No

Energy efficiency

Energy-efficient datacentres
Yes
Description of energy efficient datacentres
Undisclosed

Pricing

Price
£3,000 a unit
Discount for educational organisations
Yes
Free trial available
Yes
Description of free trial
Full featured, time limited trial license
Link to free trial
https://www.nginx.com/free-trial-request/

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at pstenderteam@insight.com. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.