Five Things You Need To Know About VMware's New NSX-Based Virtual Cloud Network
NSX Data Center
VMware said NSX Data Center is the industry's most widely deployed network virtualization platform for the enterprise data center with more than 4,500 customers globally. The company has enhanced NSX Data Center to include new container and bare metal capabilities that will enable consistent networking services to all applications and deployment models. VMware also added new accelerated performance optimizations for distributed workloads targeting telco and network functions virtualization (NFV) environments.
"NSX Data Center now has complete portfolio support for all kinds of cloud native applications -- whether it be delivered in an application service, whether it be a Kubernetes services, Pivotal Application Services or OpenShift Red Hat Kubernetes services – it's truly a cross platform, cross cloud networking solution," said Ramaswami. "We also have substantial enhancements in terms of performance that's very useful for large scale telco and NFV customers, but also useful for the higher end of our enterprise customers."