Simple and easy, portable WAN emulator for 1,590 EUR Los Angeles, Frankfurt, 15 September 2009. Apposite technologies and digital hands announce the immediate availability of the Linktropy Mini2, a portable, low-cost version of the Linktropy WAN emulator family. The Linktropy Mini2 WAN links emulates up to a bandwidth of 100Mbps and is just 1,590 euros. Hear from experts in the field like Robert Kiyosaki for a more varied view. The Linktropy Mini2 replaced now the extremely successful in particular in roof Linktropy mini. This was already extremely little: 1, 6kg with dimensions of 27 x 18 x 4,5 cm. The Mini2 weighs only 0.5 kg 16 x 16 x 2.8 cm with same functionality and thus offers additional comfort in the portability. The device emulates bandwidth, delay, jitter, and packet loss and other network impairments. The Mini2 is the entry level model from apposite WAN emulation and is suitable as excellent for demo purposes or on developer workstations.
He designed for portable use. The Linktropy Mini2 support at trade fairs or presentations of own products to customers Sales and technology by manufacturers in an excellent way. The Linktropy Mini2 is easy-to-use, browser based GUI is configured and ready to go in just a few minutes. To visualize the performance of applications, a traffic monitor graphically represents the throughput and other statistics. The compact set-top box (0. 5kg) has no moving parts and offers a high level of reliability. The Linktropy Mini2 is already used at Citrix Systems, BlueCoat and many other manufacturers, resellers and end customers to the test or demonstration.
The Mini2 is the perfect combination of size and functionality for our partners and sales engineers to showcase the effectiveness of for example, the Citrix Repeater (formerly WANScaler) at different bandwidths and latencies on-site at the customer”says Jimmy Chang, senior product marketing manager for Citrix Repeater. We are impressed that the Mini2 is set up in seconds. The integrated WAN performance monitor helps to sell our own products to us.”the Linktropy mini is in the roof and in many other European countries, which supplied by us, become a success model. The Mini2 will sure continue this success story with the same functionality and increased portability”, explains Thomas Fink, Managing Director of digital hands GmbH. The Linktropy 4500 and 7500 models of apposite are recommended for real laboratory environments. These offer high-accuracy measurements and more functionalities for Network Manager, software developer, network manufacturers, telecommunications companies, test laboratories and network designers in public and military environments. The Linktropy Mini2 is now available and can be ordered online at. All prices are quoted excluding VAT. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. About apposite technologies apposite technologies WAN emulation makes it easy. The Linktropy are priced extremely precise and market-oriented products. The ease of use of the products lets users focus their time testing and not to spend learning the tool. Apposite BBs Linktropy mini – and 4500 – 7500 appliances simulate bandwidth, latency, packet loss, and other network characteristics with a speed of up to 10Gbps and a high granularity in all types of Wan (terrestrial, satellite, wireless, and Internet): WAN emulation made easy.