Important Information

On August 12th, 2022, many of Keysight’s Network Test, Network Visibility, & Edge to Core (NAS/formerly Ixia) products will migrate to a new license structure.

CRITICAL: If you perform licensing operations after August 12th, 2022, without upgrading the licensing software to the latest version, licenses may not register properly, and some features may be missing. This could impact testing and result in downtime.

For details, click here.

Ixia BreakingPoint
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Release Date:
Friday, April 15, 2016
BreakingPoint for All Hardware Platforms

In addition to the BreakingPoint Firmware this release requires the updates of Flix OS and IxOS for the XGS12-HS chassis, XGS2-HS chassis and PerfectStorm ONE Fusion appliances. The versions required are the same as the ones mentioned under "Firmware 8.0.1 for Hardware"

Please backup current system before updating to BreakingPoint 8.0.4 software.
Firestorm and Storm users please be aware of some performance degradation in this release under certain conditions. Refer to the Release Notes for details.