Your customers will use your app, service, or device in multiple locations worldwide on a variety of networks, each with a unique set of dynamically changing traffic conditions. Can you be sure that your product will meet or exceed client expectations?
The KMAX product family is the solution: with KMAX, you can evaluate performance of your product, and make corrections, in the presence of real-world packet impairments, prior to deployment.
KMAX-V is the newest option: In addition to small package and rack mount configurations, KMAX-V (virtualized KMAX) is available for the VMware vSphere Hypervisor® ESXi.
Traditional Dev/Test requires the provisioning, installation, and configuration of vendor hardware for testing complex environments and apps. For labs and test environments utilizing VM technology, the KMAX-V Virtual Network Emulator significantly reduces provisioning and installation time. As a result, the product development and testing teams can focus on productive work as soon as possible.
The VMware vSphere ESXI is a virtual server. KMAX-V runs on ESXi compatible hardware. Click to see the compatibility matrix.
KMAX-V ships as a pre-configured Virtual Machine (VM). Just install the KMAX .ova file and start the VM; there is no additional configuration required.
The KMAX virtual machine uses at least three virtual network interfaces:
Access the KMAX Network Emulator through modern web browsers on a tablet or desktop. The Wizard will guide you through set up and operation. Point and click to select the scenario closest to your production environment. KMAX scenarios contain sets of network impairments -- drops, delay, jitter, etc. -- that you can adjust and fine-tune to match your environment.
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