Applications are important for the success of the business more than ever. Various components and aspects have to be taken into account to achieve high availability and superior application performance. Application delivery is a complex task and requires support and collaboration from multiple roles for execution and problem resolution. Application delivery controllers like F5 BIG-IP are typically first in line to process incoming users by offering load balancing, high availability, security, and other services and that is why they are important for overall user experience and why we have to monitor ADCs. It is not just important to detect failures and enable their fast resolution but it is much more important to be able to detect situations that can lead to failures and pro-actively address those issues before they even influence user experience. We will talk about F5 BIG-IP importance, the importance of its monitoring and why we have to monitor them with intelligent solutions like HYCU SCOM Management Pack for F5 BIG-IP.