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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 Customer Research

What is your top security concern when it comes to cloud adoption?

Being able to achieve full visibility of my network
47%
Loss of control over the location of data
56%
Lack of privacy
32%
Security attacks
39%
None of the above
9%

Ixia Visibility Solutions Case Study

Westinghouse Electric, Sweden

Introduction

This case study of Westinghouse Electric, Sweden is based on an August 2016 survey of Ixia visibility solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Simply put, we use Ixia to see our network content.”

Challenges

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

  • Operational challenges Ixia helps solve:
    • The fight against invisible threats
    • Lack of network diagnostics
    • Network blind spots

Use Case

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

  • Using Ixia solutions for:
    • Forensics and packet capture
    • Out-of-band security monitoring tools
  • Visibility products or features it is currently using:
    • Network taps
    • Network packet brokers (NPBs)

Results

Westinghouse Electric, Sweden, achieved the following results with Ixia visibility solutions:

  • Top benefit experienced after implementing Ixia:
    • Met compliance regulations
  • Saved almost $25,000 using Ixia solutions
  • Reduced the traffic load on monitoring or security tools by almost 20%

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Research

Where does network visibility rank as a priority for 2017?

Visibility is our number one priority
10%
Visibility is a top priority
51%
Visibility is a concern, but not a priority
36%
Visibility is not a concern or a priority
3%

Ixia Visibility Solutions Customer Testimonial

The configuration we have developed allows for captures of traffic from the data center while de-duplicating traffic, saving processor on the ARX appliance. The Integration with Ixia taps allows for WAN traffic to also be aggregated and analyzed, which is important to us as WAN acceleration is deployed inline.

Consultant, Fortune 500 Retail Company

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 Fact

Bankia reduced traffic load on monitoring and security tools by more than 80% with Ixia visibility solutions.



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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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