2. Cooking with iRules - HTTP

This class covers the following topics:

  • HTTP Protocol Review
  • HTTP Request Side Overview
  • HTTP Response Side Overview
  • HTTP Related Events
  • HTTP Headers
  • STREAM Command
  • HTTP Payload Capture and Manipulation (If time permits)
  • SSL::profile (If time permits)

Expected time to complete: 1.25 hours


All work for this lab will be performed exclusively from the Windows jumphost. No installation or interaction with your local system is required.

2.1. Lab Components

The following table lists the Credentials for all components:

Component VLAN/IP Address(es) Credentials
BigIP Management: bigip1 admin/admin.F5demo.com
Jumphost Jumphost: TBD external_user/P@ssw0rd!