- Austin, Texas
- BreakingPoint Systems provides internet protocol testing systems that develop advanced networking devices for companies.
- Jim Cahill, John McHale, Dennis Cox
- Internet, Data Center, Security, Infrastructure
BreakingPoint unleashes Internet-scale cyber war in a controlled environment to measure the resiliency—performance, security and stability—of network and data center infrastructures, conduct repeatable experiments, and train cyber warriors. Powered by a patented innovation in network processors, a single BreakingPoint Cyber Tomography Machine™ replaces a complex, multi-million dollar cyber range with an easy-to-use, comprehensive, and low maintenance solution that includes a scientific Resiliency Score™ methodology.
BreakingPoint was founded in 2005 by engineers with deep experience developing high speed networking devices at companies such as NetWorth, NetSpeed, Cisco, TippingPoint, and 3Com. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas with offices and customers in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, and China. For more information, visit www.breakingpointsystems.com.
Funding Rounds (2) - $20MUpdate
|Sep 4, 2012||CNet - How the pros thwart computer spies with James Bond tricks - CNET|
|Jul 2, 2012||Market Wired - Top - Ixia to Acquire BreakingPoint Systems, Inc.|
|Jul 2, 2012||TechCrunch - Network Testing Consolidation: Ixia Pays $160M Cash For Security-Focused BreakingPoint Systems|
|Jul 2, 2012||The Next Web - Ixia Buys Cybersecurity Firm BreakingPoint for $160M|
|Jul 20, 2010||Techworld - Stress testing your network|
|Apr 22, 2010||texastechpulse.com - BreakingPoint Systems raises 5000000 in unknown round|
|Mar 3, 2010||ZD Net - Social network security: Where is the outrage?|
|Mar 18, 2009||ZD Net - Spotlight on Austin: BuzzStream's Paul May|
3900 N. Capital of Texas Highway
Austin, Texas 78746