Socialgist Strengthens Technology Infrastructure with F5 Networks’ BIG-IP® Product Suite

Troy, Mich–Socialgist, a leading global provider of Social Media data, continues its momentum since confirming a partnership with Chinese Microblogging platform Sina Weibo with today’s announcement centered on its deployment of the BIG-IP® platform from F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV). The implementation of F5 solutions confirms Socialgist’s commitment and investment to having the most efficient and stable infrastructure in the industry.

“The F5 suite of services has increased our company’s efficiency. It’s important to our customers and partners that Socialgist continues to collaborate with top of the line enterprise solutions,” states Socialgist Senior Network Engineer Matt Schemers. “That approach helps us provide industry services with superior reliability.”

Since its initial launch, Socialgist has leveraged F5 technologies and continues to invest in additional F5 enterprise products to ensure a strong and stable back-end infrastructure to fulfill both customer and partner demands. Schemers adds, “Our continued investment in our infrastructure is a big reason why our customers and partners commit to Socialgist.”

About Socialgist

Socialgist, the leading global provider of social media data including Chinese Microblogging platform Sina Weibo, supports the largest users of social media data in the world, including enterprise-class social media listening applications, business intelligence algorithms, and predictive models for finance and research. Socialgist provides two core services, sourcing of specific social media data sources and data management. Socialgist secures and manages social data for the largest companies and largest brands in the world, so they don’t have to. Their customers not only include both global brands, but also the most diverse collection of Social Media sources in the industry. For more information visit, follow us @socialgistcorp or email

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