Ixia is a provider of physical and virtual network application performance and security resilience solutions. Application performance and security resilience allow network operators to ensure that their priority network functions are validated, secured, and optimized through the network life cycle. The Company's solutions help customers address three network goals: validate the network—test and confirm design in virtual and physical environments; optimize the network—enhance application performance and visibility across the network; secure the network—assess and monitor security threats in real-world scenarios. Ixia's  product solutions consist of its high-performance hardware platforms, software applications, and services, including warranty and maintenance offerings.

Company Growth (employees)
Calabasas, US
Size (employees)
1,817 (est)+6%
Ixia was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Calabasas, US

Ixia Office Locations

Ixia has an office in Calabasas
Calabasas, US (HQ)
26601 Agoura Rd

Ixia Financials and Metrics

Ixia Financials

Ixia's revenue was reported to be $484.8 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (FY, 2016)

484.8 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(33.9 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

18.4 m

Market capitalization (18-Apr-2017)

1.6 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

71.8 m
Ixia's current market capitalization is $1.6 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


467.3 m464.5 m516.9 m484.8 m

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

161.6 m

R&D expense

102.5 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016


113.7 m109.5 m114 m121 m131.6 m125.9 m112.7 m120.1 m123.9 m

Sales and marketing expense

38.8 m39.9 m35.6 m37.5 m38.4 m37.9 m39 m39 m40 m

R&D expense

30 m30 m27.6 m27.6 m27.8 m28.5 m27.5 m24.5 m25.6 m

General and administrative expense

17.9 m16.7 m14.7 m18.4 m17.4 m18.5 m15.9 m14 m15 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


34.2 m46.4 m52.5 m71.8 m

Accounts Receivable

109.6 m121.9 m103.4 m


47.1 m44.8 m33.3 m28.7 m

Current Assets

284.5 m317.6 m266.6 m304.8 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016


36.4 m39 m42.6 m72.1 m77.4 m75.8 m61.4 m60.6 m65.2 m


43.9 m46 m46.5 m36.8 m37.3 m32.5 m31.2 m29.9 m27 m

Current Assets

292.7 m300.2 m311.4 m371.6 m397.2 m366.9 m249.7 m264 m287.3 m


36.5 m37 m36.9 m38.4 m37.5 m36 m37.7 m37.6 m37.9 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

11.9 m(41.6 m)6 m(33.9 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

40.8 m46.9 m42.3 m39.1 m

Accounts Receivable

3.4 m10.1 m(22 m)18.5 m


(11 m)(8 m)4.4 m(5.7 m)
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

(19.5 m)(15.1 m)(7.3 m)(9.6 m)5.8 m4 m(2.7 m)1.5 m4.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

12.6 m12.4 m10.9 m10.9 m10.9 m10.4 m10 m10 m9.6 m


43.9 m46 m46.5 m36.8 m37.3 m32.5 m31.2 m29.9 m27 m

Accounts Payable

15.4 m18.9 m18.3 m12.2 m13 m12.2 m9.7 m11.4 m11.6 m
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Ixia Operating Metrics

Ixia's Customers was reported to be 2.6 k in FY, 2016, which is a 8% increase from the previous period. Ixia's Backlog was reported to be $15.1 m in FY, 2016, which is a 11% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.4 k2.4 k2.6 k


$38.9 m$16.9 m$15.1 m
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Ixia Market Value History

Ixia Revenue Breakdown

Ixia Median Salaries

Source: 115 public H-1B filings from Ixia

Traffic Overview of Ixia

Ixia Online and Social Media Presence

Ixia News and Updates

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Keysight and Ixia: “It’s a good fit”

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