You deploy firewalls and intrusion prevention systems to prevent suspicious traffic from entering your network. Make sure they have access to every link in your network and help them work efficiently by providing the data they need at high speed. And maintain security continuously with high-availability and fast recovery. Ixia solutions provide:

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Inline Security Deployment Scenarios

Learn more about the benefits of Ixia visibility solutions for the following deployment scenarios.

Ixia offers solutions for blocking malicious traffic.


Use Ixia's threat intelligence solution to identify IP addresses involved in attacks and reduce the number of security alerts you need to resolve. Find out more

Ixia ensures continuous inline security inspection.


When every second counts, Ixia is the only vendor with a solution for protecting the security inspection of live traffic from hardware or software failures. Find out more

Ixia visibility solutions reduce the workload on your security tools.


Ixia provides intelligent traffic filtering that reduces the workload on your security tools and maximizes their efficiency, to delay CAPEX and reduce OPEX. Find out more.


Will you still be protected if your security infrastructure suffers a temporary outage? Or be able to upgrade without service disruption? Make sure security and monitoring tools can recover from unexpected disruptions with the industry's fastest failover.

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Protecting your network means more than just adding the latest security tools. How you implement those defenses makes a huge difference in their performance and uptime. A resilient inline security fabric ensures every security tool is online and operating at peak performance.

Learn more about how Ixia solutions support various security solutions:

Case Study:  Compliance Drives an Urgent Need for Inline Security Solutions

Case Study: Compliance Drives an Urgent Need for Inline Security Solutions

This company ultimately saved approximately $3 million from a small $290,000 investment in an inline security fabric.

Case Study:  Healthcare Provider Eliminates $1.5M in HIPAA Fines

Case Study: Healthcare Provider Eliminates $1.5M in HIPAA Fines

Ixia Security Fabric upgrade supports next-generation firewall deployments and delivers fastest tested failover.

Infographic:  Upgrading Your Firewall is Half the Battle

Infographic: Upgrading Your Firewall is Half the Battle

Upgrading your firewalls or migrating to NGFWs can be the perfect time to deploy a more resilient inline security fabric.

Inline Security Appliance Partners

Security solutions deployed inline on the network are an important part of keeping enterprise defenses strong. Ixia makes inline security safer, more efficient, and highly-resilient.

Symantec + Blue Coat

Blue Coat Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced web security solutions for global enterprises and governments, protecting 15,000 organizations including over 70 percent of the global Fortune 500. Through the Blue Coat Security Platform, Blue Coat unites network, security and cloud, protecting enterprises and their users from cyber threats – whether they are on the network, on the web, in the cloud or mobile.  Blue Coat was acquired by Bain Capital in March 2015. On June 12, 2016, Symantec and Blue Coat, Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Symantec will acquire Blue Coat for approximately $4.65 billion in cash. The transaction has been approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies and is expected to close in the third calendar quarter of 2016.

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Check Point

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., the largest pure-play security vendor globally, provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a complete security architecture defending enterprises’ networks to mobile devices, in addition to the most comprehensive and intuitive security management. Check Point first pioneered the industry with FireWall-1 and its patented stateful inspection technology.

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Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected. For ongoing news, please go to

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FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 4,700 customers across 67 countries, including more than 730 of the Forbes Global 2000.

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Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. More than 270,000 customers worldwide trust Fortinet to protect their businesses. 

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Imperva® (NYSE:IMPV) is a leading provider of cyber security solutions that protect business-critical data and applications. The company’s SecureSphere, CounterBreach, Incapsula and Skyfence product lines enable organizations to discover assets and risks, protect information wherever it lives – in the cloud and on-premises – and comply with regulations. The Imperva Defense Center, a research team comprised of some of the world’s leading experts in data and application security, continually enhances Imperva products with up-to-the-minute threat intelligence, and publishes reports that provide insight and guidance on the latest threats and how to mitigate them. Imperva is headquartered in Redwood Shores, California.

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Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization's most valuable assets.

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Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR), is a global leader of application delivery and cyber security solutions for virtual, cloud and software defined data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers service level assurance for business-critical applications, while maximizing IT efficiency. Radware’s solutions empower more than 10,000 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down.

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