k6 vs. Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
k6
Score 6.0 out of 10
N/A
Grafana Labs' k6 load testing tool (formerly known as Load Impact)is used to simplify and automate load and performance testing for agile software development teams. Through integration with other automation and Continuous Integration tools, k6 states they enable performance testing earlier in the development cycle.
$59
per month
Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Score 8.7 out of 10
N/A
Keysight Network Test, consisting of the former Ixia BreakingPoint and Ixia Hawkeye product brands, among other tools, helps the user exceed customer expectations by ensuring high performance of wired, Wi-Fi, and 3G/4G/LTE networks in both pre-deployment and real-world environments.N/A
Pricing
k6Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Editions & Modules
Developer
$59
per month (annual plan)
Team
$339
per month (annual plan)
Pro
$1,199
per month (annual plan)
Custom & Enterprise
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
k6Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Free Trial
YesNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Features
k6Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Load Testing
Comparison of Load Testing features of Product A and Product B
k6
8.0
1 Ratings
5% below category average
Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
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Ratings
End to end performance management8.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Real time monitoring8.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Automated anomaly detection8.01 Ratings00 Ratings
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User Ratings
k6Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(1 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
k6Keysight Network Test (Ixia BreakingPoint & Hawkeye)
Likelihood to Recommend
Grafana Labs
[k6 (formerly Load Impact)] is well suited to run performance automated suites and to run stress tests, spike tests and load tests[.] We can run tests from recorded [sessions] but we cannot run npm modules and we cannot run nod js libs[.]
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Keysight Technologies
Keysight BreakingPoint Cloud is a Software-as-a-Service Cybersecurity Assessment Platform which ensures optimal configuration of DDoS protection services and performs regularly scheduled validations using an always up-to-date library of DDoS attacks. BreakingPoint Cloud has intelligence of more than 20 years of leadership in network security testing to reveal your security exposure across public, private, and hybrid networks.
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Pros
Grafana Labs
  • Load testing
  • Stress testing
  • Performance testing
  • Spike testing
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Keysight Technologies
  • Scalability
  • DDoS Protection
  • Data Security Compliance
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Cons
Grafana Labs
  • I would like to see k6 run in browsers
  • I would like to be able to import npm modules
  • I would like to see k6 has a GUI
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Keysight Technologies
  • Cost Effective
  • Multi Vendor Support
  • Private Cloud support
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Alternatives Considered
Grafana Labs
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Keysight Technologies
Keysight Breaking Point stacks up against others as it has an intelligence for more than 20 years. It gives evidence to document DDoS protection compliance to comply the regulatory compliance. To eliminate attacks, Keysight’s Breaking Point Cloud provides a real time IP validation, confirming you can simulate DDoS tests only against resources on your Microsoft Azure cloud infrastructure.
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Return on Investment
Grafana Labs
  • K6 make its easy to engage Devs in testing
  • Extremely fast installation make it count for us
  • Not using all system resources is a great benefit
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Keysight Technologies
  • Data Center Micro Segmentation
  • Scada Network Security
  • Application and Threat Intelligence
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