Ixia Selected By Microsoft For Wi-Fi Testing

Calabasas-based networking test equipment and software developer Ixia said Wednesday that it has been selected by Microsoft, as the official test house for qualifying Microsoft's Lync application against Wi-Fi networking and client devices. Microsoft Lync is the company's unified communications platform, which provides instant messaging, voice, and video in the enterprise. Ixia said it is providing the qualification of Wi-Fi equipment to make sure it supports Microsoft's UC product. Financial details of the win were not disclosed.