NGY: Specifications

Family Differentiator
NGY Ixia's industry-leading, high-density, affordable layer 2 through 7, 10 Gigabit Ethernet IP test solution.
NGY-NP NGY-NP Provides NGY functionality while incorporating Ixia's unique network processor (NP) architecture for maximum L4-7 traffic performance testing.
NGY FUSION Enabled Provides NGY functionality and runs IxN2X software in addition to classic Ixia applications such as IxNetwork and IxLoad.

Full specifications for each load module family can be found here:

Features NGY NGY-NP NGY FUSION Enabled
Load Modules LSM10GXM8/4/2
LSM10GXMR8/4/2
NGY-NP8
NGY-NP4
NGY-NP2
LSM10GXM8NG
LSM10GXM4NG
Number of ports per module 8 / 4 / 2 8 / 4 / 2 8 / 4
Number of chassis slots per module 1 1 1
Maximum ports per chassis
- XM12 High Performance 96 / 48 / 24 96 / 48 / 24 96 / 48
- XM2 Desktop 16 / 8 / 4 16 / 8 / 4 16 / 8
Supported transceivers(optical and copper) XFP
SFP+
RJ-45 10GBASE-T
SFP+ XFP
Per-port CPU speed and memory 1 GHz / 400MHz 1 GHz 800 MHz /1 GHz, 1 GB
Per-port capture buffer 512 MB / 64 MB 512 MB 512 MB
IxN2X Compatible No No Yes
Layer 2/3 routing protocol emulation Yes Yes Yes
Layer 4-7 application traffic testing Yes / No Yes Yes
Number of transmit flows per port (sequential values) Billions Billions Billions
Number of transmit flows per port (arbitrary values) 1 million / 64K 1 million 1 million
Transmit streams 512 512 512