Ixia Adds Adobe Flash Testing

Calabasas-based network testing software and hardware provider Ixia reports today that it has inked a deal with Adobe Systems, to provide a product to provide testing for Adobe Flash. Ixia said Adobe has agreed to provide the firm with Adobe Flash Media Streaming technology, allowing it to create testing products to provide large-scale emulation of Adobe Flash Player software. The new testing capability will be used to test media servers, caching systems, and content delivery networks. Financial details of the deal with Adobe were not announced. The Adobe testing support is now included in Ixia's IxLoad testing product.