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Ixia Rolls Out New Network Security Product

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Calabasas-based Ixia said this morning that it is expanding out its lineup of products for the cybersecurity market, with a new product called ThreatARMOR. Ixia said the new product lists at $19,995 plus $2,995 for a subscription to application and threat intelligence data. READ MORE>>.

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Ixia Rolls Product For Network SLA Monitoring

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Calabasas-based Ixia has rolled out another product in the area of network traffic monitoring today, a new product called Hawkeye, which it says is used to automate service level agreement (SLA) and user experience monitoring. Pricing on the new product was not announced. READ MORE>>.

Line 6 Acquired By Yamaha

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Calabasas-based audio product manufacturer Line 6 , a developer of guitar processing products, professional audio equipment, computer audio accessories, and more, has been acquired by Yamaha , the companies said Friday. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

DTS Ships Products For Tensilica Cores

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Calabasas-based audio processing technology developer DST said today that it has started shipping two new products aimed at Tensilica's HiFi DSP cores. The firm said its audio enhancement products for the TV and PC market, Studio Sound and Premium Sound, can now be used in products using those DSP cores for audio processing.

Ixia Extends In the Middle East

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Calabasas-based Ixia the developer of network testing hardware and software, said today that it has linked up with Starlink, a value added IT security distributor serving the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa. Ixia said Starlink is now stocking its security and network visibility products for customers in the region. READ MORE>>.

DTS Launches Android Connected, Whole Home Audio System With Phorus Buy

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Calabasas-based audio processing technology firm DTS is expanding into the Internet-connected, whole home audio market today, saying that it has released an Android-based, whole home audio system. DTS said the new product also connects directly into existing home audio systems, also make them part of its whole home audio network.

SpotlightTMS Snags Toronto Maple Leafs

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SpotlightTMS said that Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. Financial details of the win were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

DTS Partners With ONKYO On PC Products

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Calabasas-based DTS , which develops surround sound and other audio technology, announced this morning that it hass partnered with ONKYO to include its technology in a desktop PC system. DTS said that ONKYO will include DTS audio technology in its all-in-one desktop PC systems. Financial terms of the deal between the firms was not disclosed.

Spotlight Ticket Management Adds Sacramento Kings

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Spotlight said the Kinds will offer its SaaS products to corporate suite holders as a value added feature. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Wins Dell

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Calabasas-based Ixia , the developer of IP network testing equipment, reported Monday that its products were selected for testing efforts at Dell. Ixia said Dell is using its IxLoad products to test its PowerEdge server line, for performance and virtualized server testing. Financial impact of the win was not disclosed.

Ixia Buys Agilent Product Line For $44M

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Calabasas-based Ixia said Wednesday that it has signed a definitive agreement to buy a product line from Agilent Technologies, in a deal worth $44M in cash. According to Ixia, it will acquire Agilent's N2X Data Networks Product Line, as part of a move to accelerate the firm's growth. READ MORE>>.

Ixia to Acquire Anue Systems For $145M

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Calabasas-based network testing equipment provider Ixia said Monday morning that it has agreed to buy Anue Systems , a developer of network monitoring and test products, in a deal worth $145M in cash. Ixia said that Anue had 2011 revenues of $40.5M, with revenues of $47.6M in the twelve months ended March 31, 2012. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Adds Hyper-V, VMware vSS Support To Private Cloud Monitoring Tool

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Calabasas-based networking testing software and hardware provider Ixia has added private cloud support to its CloudLens testing product, saying it has added support for both Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vNetwork Standard Switch (vSS) in the product. READ MORE>>.

MRV Selected By Spirent On Lab Testing Product

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Chatsworth-based MRV Communications said yesterday that it has been selected by Calabasas-based Spirent Communications as part of a testing product. Financial impact of the win was not disclosed.

National Technical Systems Buys Garwood Laboratories

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Financial terms of the buy were not announced. NTS said the acquisition is the third for the company in the past 12 months. READ MORE>>.

Kythera Files For IPO

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Calabasas-based KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals , a developer of biopharmaceuticals for the aesthetic medicine market, has filed for an IPO. Kythera's products are used for fat reduction. According to the firm's S-1 filing, Kythera is looking to raise up to $86.25M on the NASDAQ Global Market as KYTH. Morgan, Goldman, Sachs & Co.,

NTS Wins Industry Group

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The USNAP Alliance is working on making those various products able to provide data to smart grid and energy management systems. READ MORE>>.

Ten Of The Top Tech Companies For Employees In LA

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NastyGal -- which was just about unheard of a year ago -- has rocketed to a over $100M business, driven by women's clothing, shoes, and other products.

Ixia Completes Anue Systems Buy

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Calabasas-based Ixia , which develops Ip network and wireless testing equipment and software, said this morning that it has completed its acquisition of Anue Systems , a developer of network visibility and analysis products. The deal had been announced May 7th, and was worth $145M in cash. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Wins NoviFlow

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Calabasas-based network testing software and hardware developer Ixia reports this morning that its products hvae been selected by NoviFlow, to validate performance of that company's Software Defined Networking (SDN) switches. Ixia said that NoviFlow is using its IxNetwork product, which emulates SDN switches, hosts, and applications.

Ixia Targets LTE Testing

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Calabasas-based network testing equipment developer Ixia said today that it is targeting the LTE testing market, with its Ixia IxLoad product. Ixia develops a wide range of network testing software and hardware products. READ MORE>>. ixia wireless testing network equipment hardware ixload

SpotlightTMS Lands Baltimore Ravens

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SpotlightTMS said that the Ravens will offer Spotlight's service as a value-added feature to its luxury suite owners. READ MORE>>.

Spotlight Ticket Management Adds Home Depot Center

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Spotlight said its software can be used by those corporate suite holders to manage their ticket inventories, distribute tickets, and more. READ MORE>>.

National Technical Systems Buys Testing Firm

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Calabasas-based National Technical Systems , the provider of testing and engineering services, said today that it has acquired Ingenium Testing.

Ixia Adds QualiTest

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Calabasas-based networking testing products developer Ixia said earlier this week that it has added software testing and quality assurance company QualiTest as part of its partnership program. Qualitest is using Ixia's products for emulating media-rich network traffic, among other efforts. READ MORE>>.

DTS Gets Wins With Pioneer, Onkyo, HAUWEI

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Calabasas-based audio technology developer DTS announced a number of wins on Thursday, including one with Pioneer and Onkyo, and a separate, unrelated win with HUAWEI. Separately, DTS said that HAUWEI has implemented its Headphone:X immersive audio technology on the new HUAWEI nova smartphone. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Ships 50 Gigabit Ethernet Module

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Calabasas-based Ixia said today that it has launched a new set of 50GbE modules, which will allow its customers to test 50Gb Ethernet equipment. Ixia--which already has 10, 25, 40, and 100GbE modules for the market--said its product is the first, Gigabit Ethernet validation product for 50GbE. READ MORE>>.

SpotlightTMS Wins American Airlines Center

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Calabasas-based SpotlightTMS , the startup providing software to manage sports and entertainment tickets and seats owned by corporations, has signed on another event venue, the company said this week. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. SpotlightTMS is headed by Tony Knopp and a number of other veterans of StubHub. READ MORE>>.

National Technical Systems Sets Expansion Plans In Texas

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NTS says it maintains a 50,000 square feet of laboratory space plus a remote 44,000 square feet test site in Texas. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Wins University of Texas

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Calabasas-based network testing equipment and software developer Ixia is reporting a win with the University of Texas at Austin this morning, saying that its products have been selected to provide end-to-end network visibility in a security effort at the school. FInancial details of the win were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Expands Distribution Channel

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Calabasas-based network testing equipment and software developer Ixia says it has reached a new distribution deal, with Arrow Electronics , to distribute its line of products in North America. According to Ixia, Arrow will distribute its full portfolio of solutions in North America. READ MORE>>.

Interview with Vic Alston, Ixia

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To do that, we spoke with Vic Alston , the CEO of Calabasas-based Ixia (www.ixiacom.com), a publicly traded maker of network testing equipment and software. The other thing we do is continue to invest in products and build really new, innovative technology in the markets we already serve. That's the first focus  what is the strategy.

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Ixia Gets Customer Win With Mellanox

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Calabasas-based Ixia , the manufacturer and developer of network testing hardware and software, reported a win Tuesday at Infiniband and Ethernet networking equipment maker Mellanox. Financial impact of the win was not announced. READ MORE>>. ixia network testing equipment software mellanox 100gbe infiniband

DTS Links With Ultra HD Blu-Ray Tool Developer

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Calabasas-based DTS , the developer of surround sound and other sound processing technology, said today taht it has linked with Ultra HD Blu-Ray production tool developer Jargon Technologies , to include the DTS:X Encoder and DTS BD Digital Bridge Tool Suite with Jargon's Blu-Ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray authoring software. READ MORE>>.

DTS Ships In New Toshiba Notebooks

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Calabasas-based audio enhancement and surround sound technology developer DTS said this morning that its technology is shipping in the new Toshiba Kirabook notebook computer. According to DTS, its DTS Studio Sound products are being used in the new product, for surround sound and other audio enhancement. READ MORE>>.

What Lynda.com Plans With Its $103M Funding, with Eric Robison

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We've also got a facility in Calabasas which we're just finishing renovating. Eric Robison: What's led to the growth is an amazing product.

DTS Wins Deal With LG

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Calabasas-based DTS , the developer of surround sound and other audio enhancement technology, is powering the entire home entertainment products line of LG Electronics , the two said today. Financial details of the win were not announced. READ MORE>>. electronics surround sound audio strategic alliance customer

DTS To Power New Sharp Phone

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Calabasas-based audio processing technology provider DTS said late Thursday that its technology will be incorporated into the newest Aquos Phone product line from Sharp. Financial details of the design win were not announced. DTS provides its surround sound technology to smartphone and other consumer electronics manufacturers.

Ixia Completes Net Optics Acquisition

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Calabasas-based Ixia said Thursday evening that it has completed its acquisition of Net Optics , which develops application and network visibility products. Ixia had announced the acquisition back in October. The acquisition was worth $190M in cash. READ MORE>>.

Ixia Targets 100GbE Development

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Calabasas-based network testing equipment provider Ixia is targeting 100GbE technology development, saying this morning that it has added new support for the high speed networking protocol on a number of its products. Ixia said it added the 100GbE support on its Xcellon Multis and Xcellon-Lava portfolio of products. READ MORE>>.