Do You Really Know What’s Lurking in Your Data Center?
Keith Bromley
September 23, 2014

As mentioned in one of my previous blogs (Exposing The Ghost In The Virtual Machine), virtualization has been a great success story. At the same time, it holds hidden dangers that need to be managed. I want to take a couple minutes to outline those dangers and how to overcome them.

So, here are the dangers that can be hidden in a virtualized data center:

  • Potential security issues due unknown malware
  • Potential outages due to lack of proper performance data
  • Regulatory compliance issues due to lack of adequate policy tracking
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Tags: Network Visibility, Monitoring Virtualized Environments, Network Monitoring
Ixia ATI Update 3.3.223518
Steve McGregory
September 23, 2014

Ixia is pleased to announce the latest update (3.3.223518) for Ixia BreakingPoint’s ATI at its Strike Center hub.

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    Tags: Network Security, Network Security Testing, Product R&D, Maximizing QA Resources, Pre-Deployment Testing
    Blowing Past the C10M Problem with a Record-Breaking 107M Concurrent Sessions
    Don Shin
    September 19, 2014

    Although many IT managers are still struggling to realize the 10,000 concurrent sessions challenged in the C10K problem, the problem is technically considered solved by many in the server industry. Last year the C10M problem became the next hurdle. This is 1,000 times the current state-of-the-art performance, by definition a problem worth solving in my book.

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    Tags: Network Security, Network Security Testing
    Jaguar Network Selects Ixia to Help Validate Network Quality and Reliability
    David Avery
    September 18, 2014

    Jaguar Network, a leading business internet service and cloud-hosting provider in France, has selected Ixia to ensure the company’s networks performed under growing usage and increasingly complex networking infrastructures.

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    Tags: Data Center Performance, Network Performance, Protocol Conformance
    Ixia’s iBypass 3: Most Efficient Copper Bypass Switch Available
    Jason Echols
    September 17, 2014

    Ixia is proud to announce the new Ixia Net Optics iBypass 3 Switch. This switch sets a new standard for flexibility, efficiency, and usability in copper bypass switching by supporting up to eight bypass switches in 1U – 4 times the density of our last gigbabit copper bypass switch. In addition to space efficiency, the iBypass 3 achieves class-leading power savings of 48% over the last generation of bypass switch!

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    Tags: Network Visibility, Network Monitoring