DynaWeb also supports standard HTTP client
authentication, which enables clients to send a non-secure user ID and password (for verification) to the DynaWeb server to prevent people from entering specific areas on a DynaWeb server.
The live demonstration involved showcasing F5's BIG-IP platform as a virtual device under test (VDUT), Ixia's IxLoad to control the virtual interfaces (IxVM) running dual-stack IPv4 and IPv6, and virtual application servers (VAS) running FTP, SMTP, and HTTP clients
Wavecom also offers the SSL-secured version of its existing FTP and HTTP clients
, turning them into FTPS and HTTPS clients.
For this demonstration, Cisco chose the Avalanche to simulate multiple HTTP clients
and the Reflector to simulate HTTP servers.
This decision was made because of the protocol's flexibility, the cross-platform compatibility that such a protocol ensures, and the rapidly growing number of users with access to http clients
(also referred to as browsers.