Ixia Launches New Security Testing Product For Hyperscale Data Centers

Calabasas-based network testing software and hardware developer Ixia announced this morning that it has launched a new product, CloudStorm, to provide network security testing of hyperscale cloud data centers. The company said the product will test and validate the increased capacity, efficiency, and resiliency of hyperscale cloud data centers, including how well those centers can handle SSL traffic and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. The new product can simuate mixed applications, malicious traffic, and other network traffic to test those data center designs. Pricing on the new product was not announced by the company.