Ixia Visibility Solutions Case Study

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce


This case study of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is based on an August 2016 survey of Ixia visibility solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce uses Ixia’s iBypass and load balancers to effectively control inline security and monitoring tools.”

“Ixia’s central management tool for bypass switches simplifies and speeds up our network.”


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

  • Operational challenges Ixia helps solve:
    • Network blind spots
    • Network speed and efficiency

Use Case

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

  • Using Ixia visibility solutions for:
    • Out-of-band security monitoring tools
    • Resilient inline security tools
    • Proactive monitoring
  • Visibility products or features it is currently using:
    • Network taps
    • Bypass switches
    • Network packet brokers (NPBs)


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

  • Top benefits experienced after implementing Ixia:
    • Met compliance regulations
    • Improved overall security posture
  • Saved up to $100,000 using Ixia solutions
  • Realized a return on investment within six months
  • Reduced the traffic load on monitoring or security tools by almost 60%

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Ixia Visibility Solutions by TechValidate.

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