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TechValidate Research on Ixia Visibility Solutions

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457 Customers Surveyed

3,206 Data Points Collected

9 Published TechFacts

8 Published Charts

23 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Ixia Visibility Solutions Case Study

Bank Of America Corporation

Introduction

This case study of Bank of America Corporation is based on a September 2016 survey of Ixia visibility solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Ixia visibility solutions:

  • Operational challenges Ixia helps solve:
    • The constant fight against invisible threats
    • Packet loss
    • Network blind spots
    • High cost of access points

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Ixia visibility solutions that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using Ixia solutions for:
    • Network performance management
    • Application performance management
    • Proactive monitoring
  • Visibility products or features it is currently using:
    • Network taps
    • Bypass switches
    • ThreatARMORâ„¢

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Ixia visibility solutions:

  • Reduced cost
  • Reduced overall workload
  • Improved overall user and/or customer experience/service level agreements (SLAs)
  • Improved network and application reliability and performance

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Research

What types of operational challenges did Ixia help solve for you?

Lack of Network Diagnostics
54%
Network Blind Spots
41%
Packet Loss
30%
Fighting Invisible Threats
28%
Hardware Single Points of Failure
22%
High Cost of Access Points
9%
Other
15%

Ixia Visibility Solutions Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of an educational institution is based on an August 2016 survey of Ixia visibility solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We use Ixia for multiplexing the traffic from multiple locations and sending it to our sniffers (inspection devices).”

“Ixia wins in visibility.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Ixia visibility solutions:

  • Operational challenges Ixia helps solve:
    • The fight against invisible threats
    • Lack of network diagnostics
    • Packet loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Ixia visibility solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using Ixia solutions for:
    • Forensics and packet capture
    • Proactive monitoring
  • Currently using the following visibility product or feature:
    • Network Taps

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Ixia visibility solutions:

  • Top benefits experienced after implementing Ixia:
    • Reduced overall workload
    • Improved network and application reliability and performance
  • Realized a return on investment using Ixia within six months
  • Reduced the traffic load on their monitoring or security tools by almost 60% with Ixia’s visibility solutions

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Research

Are you concerned about security in your cloud environment?

Very concerned
28%
Concerned
48%
Not concerned
10%
Unsure
14%

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Testimonial

We use Ixia Network Packet Brokers (NPBs) for offload processing and to filter out specific traffic, to free up tool capacity, and reduce unnecessary usage.

Chad Deeds, Network Administrator, Texas Farm Bureau Insurance

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Testimonial

We use our Ixia network taps to perform packet captures, to assist in troubleshooting network or application-related issues.

Network Administrator, Medium Enterprise Insurance Company



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About Ixia Visibility Solutions

Ixia offers companies trusted environments in which to develop, deploy and operate. Our customers feel stable and secure, because we are there first with insights from concept through operation and anticipating how customer products will evolve.

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