Ixia's Net Tool Optimizer (NTO) series of network packet brokers (NPBs) delivers scalable solutions from entry-level 1G to carrier-grade and high-availability deployments. Also known as monitoring switches, NPBs improve performance and ROI by delivering complete visibility into physical and virtual networks. NTO adds intelligence and advanced features that help optimize application performance and security resilience along with existing investments in monitoring tools.
NTO extends the value of lower-speed tools to high-speed environments, employing intelligent aggregation, filtering, and load balancing to deliver precisely the right traffic to each monitoring and security device. Patented Ixia technology provides true, application-based filtering with unrivaled automation to simplify complex policy management.