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
Version Number:
Build Number: Build: 363530
Release Date:
Monday, July 22, 2019

BreakingPoint 9.00 is an exciting alignment release introducing many new functionality. The key highlights include TLS 1.3, TLS performance optimization and new features, new REST API framework - RESTv2 (Phase I), multiple TCP Enhancements and a system overload protection mechanism. BreakingPoint VE includes support for Microsoft Azure Cloud and SR-IOV/DPDK on KVM platforms. For the complete feature list, please refer to the New Feature section of the Release Notes.


For an updated functionality set, please make sure to upgrade the ATI packages to ATI strikepack 2019-14 or later after installing BreakingPoint 9.00. 

Starting with 8.50.1 release, BreakingPoint has discontinued the support of Windows IxOS, FireStorm and Storm platforms.

Starting with 9.00 release, running an IPsec test will require an additional package to be installed on top of main BreakingPoint software from the Third Party Software download section.

For BreakingPoint Virtual Edition (VE) and BreakingPoint on AWS or Azure,  please refer to the link BreakingPoint Virtual Edition (VE)


Third Party Software