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XenaAppMix Earns Prestigious Lightwave Innovation Award

2017-03-12: Xena earned another Lightwave Innovation Award for its ground-breaking XenaAppMix (XAM), a key feature of XenaConnnect, the software used for Xena’s Layer 4-7 test platform. Read more …


Kalwave named ”Partner of the Year” for 2016 by Xena Networks

2017-02-28: Xena acknowledges Taiwanese partner’s consistent sales performance and technical expertise with annual award. “Kalwave delivered great results during 2016, especially with regard to promoting our newest products including the unique five-speed 25G test module and Xena’s new Layer 4-7 test platform” says Jacob Nielsen, CEO at Xena Networks. Read more …


2016


Xena equipment selected by Mellanox Technologies

2016-10-01: Mellanox, a leading supplier of end-to-end data center Ethernet and InfiniBand solutions for servers, storage, and hyper-converged infrastructure, has selected Xena’s innovative 100Gbps test equipment for lab testing the NPS-400, a game-changing 400Gbps network processor. Read more …


Xena Networks Fuels Expansion with Co-Investor

2016-04-28: Award-winning High-speed Ethernet test solutions vendor has entered into an investment agreement with Maj Invest Holding A/S in order to accelerate international expansion. Maj Invest Holding A/S provides growth capital and becomes minority investor in Xena Networks. Read more …


New Global Accolade to Xena

2016-04-26: Xena wins 2016 Global High Speed Ethernet Test Equipment Customer Value Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan. “Xena Networks offers customers the best value for money with high-performance Gigabit Ethernet test solutions that make it easy for NEMs and network service providers to quickly and comprehensively evaluate network performance,” says Olga Yashkova, Program Manager at Frost & Sullivan. Read more …


Xena Introduces One-Way Latency (OWL) Measurements

2016-04-19: Xena announced today the addition of an integrated high accuracy one-way latency (OWL) measurement and GPS / PTP / NTP solution to its comprehensive range of L2-3 Gigabit Ethernet test & measurement offerings. The new OWL feature uses TimeKeeper from FSMLabs, a specialist in time synchronization solutions, to enable Xena customers to test one-way latency between 2 chassis or test ports over a WAN, using any available reference clock with low 100’s of nanoseconds accuracy. Read more …


Xena Joins NBase-T Alliance

2016-04-17: Xena Networks joins the NBase-T Alliance as it prepares to add the capability to generate and analyze data traffic at speeds of 2.5 and 5 Gigabit Ethernet over twisted pair copper cabling (2.5GBASE-T and 5GBASE-T). Read more …


Xena Helps Demonstrate 600G at OFC

2016-04-15: High-speed Ethernet demonstration provides clear example of Xena’s advanced 100G traffic generation and analysis test solutions. By equipping a single XenaBay chassis with six M1QSFP28CXP test modules – each capable of generating 100Gbps – test engineers then used XenaManager-2G software to quickly and easily configure streams of Ethernet traffic. Read more …


Tri-speed Triple Media 100G Test Module Wins Lightwave Innovation Award 2016

2016-03-16: Xena’s M1CFP4QSFP28CXP Gigabit Ethernet Test Module Wins Acclaimed Lightwave Innovation Award for 2016. “Lightwave‘s review panel selected the unique tri-speed, triple media test module for its unique combination of functionality, flexibility and price/performance”. Read more …

 


Xena L2-7 Test System Wins Lightwave Innovation Award 2016

2016-03-16: XenaAppliance L2-7 Gigabit Ethernet Test System Earn Prestigious Lightwave Innovation Award for 2016. “Lightwave awarded XenaAppliance a final score of 4 indicating a “superb product that sets new standard for performance and provides groundbreaking and new technical milestones”. Read more …

 


RDT named ”Partner of the Year” for 2015 by Xena Networks

2016-02-26: Xena rewards Israeli partner with prestigious award for top sales performance and conscientious professionalism. “RDT Equipment & Systems delivered great results during 2015, especially with regard to promoting our unique tri-speed tri-media 100G test modules” says Jacob Nielsen, CEO at Xena Networks. “This ended in major orders for terabit installations with customers that has previously been using competitor’s products.” Read more …


2015


Xena announces GA of unique “triple-media” tri-speed (100/40/10G) GiG-E test module

2015-10-06: Unique 100 Gigabit Ethernet test module from Xena delivers provides exceptional flexibility and value. “Xena’s new 100G test module is exceptionally popular and already being used by NEMs in both small-scale and Terabit installations.” Read more …

Xena joins 25G Ethernet Consortium

2015-09-23: Xena to develop advanced test and measurement solutions that are fully compliant with the new 25G specification. Read more …

Xena releases innovative L4-7 test platform

2015-04-01: Extreme performance, ease of use and cost-efficiency make Xena’s new L4-7 Gigabit Ethernet test platform ideal for realistic large-scale TCP simulations. Read more …

Tabula praises scripting and user-interface of Xena Gigabit Ethernet testers

2015-01-13: Price/performance and user-friendly scripting capabilities make Xena testers a good fit for Tabula – the industry’s most innovative programmable logic solutions provider. Read more …


2014


Black Box accelerates Gigabit Ethernet testing with Xena test equipment.

2014-11-13: Xena’s ease of use and a full feature set helped Black Box, a global IT manufacturer, to execute Gigabit Ethernet testing faster and more comprehensively. Black Box needed to verify the performance specifications of Ethernet switches, media converters, and wireless extenders. This included testing port and backplane speeds, latency, and jitter. This Case Study looks at why Black Box chose Xena test equipment and how that turned out. Read more …

Xena beta tests unique “triple-media” tri-speed (100/40/10G) Gigabit Ethernet test module

2014-10-30: New 100 Gigabit Ethernet test module from Xena provides exceptional flexibility and value. The unique M1CFP4QSFP28CXP test module supports three transceiver form-factors: CFP4 (CAUI-4), QSFP28 (CAUI-4), and CXP (CAUI) and users can choose any one of these form factors to be active at any time. When the CXP form-factor is selected, the user can – in addition to a single 100G test port – also use the test module to provide two 40G test ports or eight 10G test ports. Read more …

R&M uses Xena to validate ‘zero packet loss’ at 40GigE

2014-10-09: R&M releases new White Paper documenting how network performance can be significantly increased by achieving zero packet loss when transmitting at 40 Gigabit Ethernet over extended distances. Realizing conventional power-loss measurement methods cannot deliver all the necessary information about link performance, R&M elected to use Xena Gigabit Ethernet test equipment to verify their performance benchmark tests. Read more …

Xena releases slew of new test modules

2014-04-01: Xena announces the immediate availability of four new test modules spanning 40G, 10G and 1G testing and suitable for inclusion in both the 4U XenaBay and 1U XenaCompact test chassis. The M12QSFP10 for ultra high-density 10G testing, the M6RJ45+ – a tri-speed test module for testing at 10G, 1G, and 100Mbps over 10GBase-T copper, the dual speed 40/10G M2QSFP+, and the M2SFP+4SFP which offers both 2 x 10G and 4 x 1G test ports. Read more …

Phoenix Datacom earns “Partner of the Year” Award for 2013

2014-02-03: Xena Networks has named UK-based Phoenix Datacom as “Partner of the Year” for their consistent sales success, technical expertise and professional approach to business. Read more …


2013


Xena Networks anounces US changeover

2013-11-26: Xena Inc. announces a change in leadership following an agreement with Hen Haras and Dan Amzulescu (previously with Testwise) to officially join Xena Networks, and be responsible for Xena Inc’s sales and support activities in the US.  Read more …

RDT Acquires key Xena Partner Testwise in Israel

2013-10-10: RDT, a leading Israeli vendor of advanced IT solutions, announces the acquisition of TestWise as part of a strategy that will significantly expand its communication test and measurement division, especially through the sale of gigabit Ethernet test equipment from Xena Networks. Read more …

Xena Networks earns 4th Global Award from Frost & Sullivan

2013-10-04: Xena Networks has won Frost & Sullivan’s “2013 Global Customer Value Leadership Award” for their Gigabit Ethernet test equipment. Read more …

Phoenix uses Xena to help Vtesse upgrade ROADM network to 100Gbps

2013-06-06: Phoenix Datacom Ltd, the UK’s leading provider of solutions to enhance the performance and security of networks and applications, has supported Vtesse Networks with the roll out of the latest upgrade to its ROADM network, taking it from 10Gbps to a super-fast 100Gbps. Read more …

Xena part of new Danish project to improve L4-7 testing of 100G Ethernet Networks

2013-05-31: The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and Xena Networks have been awarded funding by the Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation (HTF) for a new project to improve L4-7 testing of 100G Ethernet Networks. Read more …

New GigE test and measurement product releases from Xena Networks

2013-02-22: Xena Networks, the global leader in Gigabit Ethernet Test Equipment Price Performance, announces the official release of M2SFPT and M2SFP+T test modules, as well as its new Xena1564 application for testing according to the ITU-T Y.1564 standard. Read more …

Xena names NextGig as “Partner of the Year” for 2012

2013-01-31: Xena Networks, the global leader in Gigabit Ethernet Test Equipment Price Performance, has named US-based NextGig Systems as its “Partner of the Year” for their sales success, technical prowess and outstanding service. Read more …


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