Ixia, Arrow Electronics include EMEA in growing relationship

Ixia , a provider of network testing, visibility, and security solutions, has expanded its current relationship with Arrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW), a global provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial users, enabling Arrow to distribute the full portfolio of Ixia solutions in Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), in addition to North and Latin America, the company said.

Arrow, a Fortune 150 company with 18,700 employees worldwide, serves as a supply channel partner for more than 125,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers, and commercial customers through a global network of more than 465 locations serving over 90 countries.

The company offers the channel community a breadth of support including state-of-the-art distribution services ranging from engineering and integration support to warehousing and logistics.

The expanded relationship will allow Ixia´s EMEA-based reseller partners to take advantage of Arrow Electronics´ specialized services and expertise across the product lifecycle. In addition, Arrow Electronics´ resellers in EMEA can join Ixia´s Channel Xcelerateâ„¢ Partner Program, which enables reseller partners to deliver end-to-end solutions for making their customers´ applications and network security stronger.

Ixia´s network visibility portfolio, which includes network packet brokers such as Vision ONEâ„¢ to help ensure every security and monitoring tool sees exactly the data it needs, real-time application and threat intelligence, and bypass switches that help maximize resiliency and minimize downtime during deployment.

Ixia´s testing solutions, which assess and validate the performance of networks, devices, and services for faster time-to-market by delivering a full range of functional and system testing capabilities — from ensuring high-performing applications and secure networks with IxLoad® — to validating the scalability and performance of a physical or virtual network infrastructure with IxNetwork®.

Ixia, recently acquired by Keysight Technologies, provides testing, visibility, and security solutions, strengthening networks and cloud environments for enterprises, service providers, and network equipment manufacturers. I

Keysight Technologies is a technology company that helps its engineering, enterprise, and service provider customers optimize networks and bring electronic products to market faster and at a lower cost.