VMware: NSX Everywhere: Virtual Networking for All Platforms
VMware NSX offers the only networking platform that can manage any virtualized networking environment, regardless of endpoints—“NSX Everywhere.” To fully understand the value and benefits of NSX, it’s important to look at how NSX manages three of the most important strategies—and challenges—to networking today: containers, public clouds, and infrastructure management.
Containers as the Application Management Layer of Choice
NSX uniquely takes advantage of all the major strategies in networking that virtualization has unleashed. One of the most significant is the emergence of containers as the application management layer of choice. Depending on the type of application deployed, containers offer a number of structural advantages over virtual machines (VMs). One of the most significant is that containers allow you to share the base operating system. You don’t need to make multiple copies of the OS for each different app as you do with VMs.
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