We’ve recently had a few customers ask whether the license limits on the Netropy products were per-link or aggregate bandwidth limits. They limit the bandwidth that can be configured for each individual WAN link, not in aggregate, but this more Continue reading Bandwidth Limits
We’ve been selling the popular 2-port 1 Gbps Netropy N60 and Linktropy 5500 emulators since 2010 and they’ve been great products – small, quiet, and affordable. But now through the magic of Moore’s Law, we’ve been able to upgrade the Continue reading The New Netropy N61 and Linktropy 5510 Models Have Arrived!
[The following posting is by Worakrit Khumngern of BlueZebra Co., Ltd., a reseller of Apposite’s products in Thailand.] WAN Emulator คืออุปกรณ์สำหรับทดสอบหรือจำลอง แบนด์วิดท์ (Bandwidth), ดีเลย์ (Delay), ค่าการสูญเสีย (Loss) และเงื่อนไขอื่นๆ ที่เกี่ยวข้องกับ wide area network ที่จะช่วยให้สามารถทดสอบประสิทธิภาพ (Application) ของคุณ WAN Emulator นั้นไม่มีคำจำกัดความหรือชื่อเรียกที่เฉพาะเจาะจง บางครั้งอาจจะถูกเรียกว่า ‘Network Emulator’, Continue reading WAN Emulator คืออะไร?
Today’s Wall Street Journal described how due to the popularity of gluten-free foods, food producers are stamping many of their products “gluten-free” even if like milk and yogurt, they never contained any of the grains that include gluten. (http://online.wsj.com/articles/how-we-eat-the-gluten-free-craze-is-it-healt hy-1403491041?KEYWORDS=gluten). Continue reading Apposite’s Gluten-Free WAN Emulators
Last week, Apposite announced the Linktropy Mini-G(link), the first gigabit speed WAN emulator priced at under $5,000. We built the Mini-G to be a game-changer, bringing needed application test tools to a broader audience of users. The Linktropy Mini-G continues Continue reading The Mini-G
One of the most interesting features of our WAN emulators is the ability to capture the latency and loss conditions from a live network and reproduce those conditions as they change second-by-second (actually up to 10x per sec.) in the Continue reading Netropy and Linktropy Recorder for Linux
At the beginning of this month, Apposite released a new model of WAN emulator, the Netropy 10G1. The 10G1 simulates one 10 Gbps link through one pair of 10 gig ports (or up to 15 lower speed links) in a Continue reading New Netropy 10G1 Model
At the recent Sharkfest conference where Apposite was exhibiting our PCAP replay feature, a number of people walked up to our booth and said, “You’re the dudes who inject latency to simulate all the router hops along the network?” Well… Continue reading It’s the Speed of Light, Dude!
Microsoft recently published two Test Lab Guides with step-by-step instructions for testing performance between headquarters (or datacenter) and branch offices using the Linktropy WAN emulator. The first guide uses physical hardware for all the clients and servers. It is available Continue reading How to Use Linktropy for Microsoft Branch Office Testing
Last weekend, the weather here was absolutely wonderful, so we invited a few neighbors over for an impromptu barbecue. After a few too many beers, one neighbor, we’ll call him Joe, laughed so hard at one of his own jokes Continue reading The Right Tools