Ixia Upgrades Test Platform

Calabasas-bsed Ixia announced this morning that it has upgraded its test architecture platform and strategy. The company's next generation Optixia test platform and Aptixia test application software involves a new test chassis line. The company said that its new generation of hardware and software will be backward compatible with existing Ixia interface cards and applications, and will support high density ports, hot-swappable interface cards, add higher performance backplace speeds, and serviceability of system components in the field. Ixia provides testing hardware and software aimed at the high speed communications and networking market.