TL;DR - What is NSX-T?

Introduction In this article we will answer (at a very high level) the question: What is NSX-T? NSX's Background As many of you may know NSX is VMware's SDN network virtualization and security platform, that was born as a result of the VMware acquisition of Nicira back in 2012.[1]…

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VMware NSX and Micro-Segmentation

What is Micro-Segmentation? When it comes to SDN micro-segmentation is one of the biggest use cases/features that it has to offer. But what is micro-segmentation? In its purest form, Micro-Segmentation is a security technique that further isolates workloads/segments, allowing for finer-grained security controls to be applied. Traditionally, network…

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