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Pros
"One of the valuable features is the packet decoding.""vSTREAM gives us better visibility and reporting about our network infrastructure, allowing for cost-optimization."

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"We haven't had any complaints about the stability of the solution or heard of any issues. None of our clients have mentioned running into bugs or glitches. There haven't been crashes."

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Cons
"Room for improvement exists in filtering in the packet decode.""I would like for it to have a smaller footprint of the virtual appliance and better performance.""I would like to see improvements made to the user guide."

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"The solution is very much viewer centric and it would be nice if it would transcend just the virtual infrastructure."

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Top Answer: vSTREAM gives us better visibility and reporting about our network infrastructure, allowing for cost-optimization.
Top Answer: I would like to see improvements made to the user guide. From my personal experience, it is helpful to see a list of steps describing what to do next in different situations. An example is what to do… more »
Top Answer: We are a solution provider and this is one of the products that we implement for our clients. It is used for managing traffic that is coming in and our of virtual environments like VMware. We can data… more »
Top Answer: We haven't had any complaints about the stability of the solution or heard of any issues. None of our clients have mentioned running into bugs or glitches. There haven't been crashes.
Top Answer: The solution is very much viewer centric and it would be nice if it would transcend just the virtual infrastructure. Beyond that, I can't speak to any features that may be lacking. I don't work on the… more »
Top Answer: From the time that it was available, we've been using it for various reasons and it's been proven quite successful in our virtual portfolio products, especially in the VMware environment. While we… more »
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Overview

The vSTREAM virtual appliance complements existing Adaptive Session Intelligence (ASI)-based instrumentation to provide the same level of visibility within virtualized and cloud infrastructures that is already possible in physical environments. The vSTREAM virtual appliance is ideal for monitoring service-critical traffic running within virtualized or cloud infrastructures, either locally on a host or as an aggregation point for multiple hosts. With complete visibility across physical, virtual and cloud networks, the vSTREAM virtual appliance presents real-time views of end-to-end call trace data and network-wide KPIs, to protect the reliability and availability of networks and application services.

VMware vRealize Network Insight delivers intelligent operations for software-defined networking and security. It helps customers build an optimized, highly-available and secure network infrastructure across multi-cloud environments. It accelerates micro-segmentation planning and deployment, enables visibility across virtual and physical networks and provides operational views to manage and scale VMware NSX deployments.
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Sample Customers
Metropolitan Police Agency, Banpara, PropertyRoom.com
NTTi3, VCIX-NV, VMware Networking and Security Business Unit, Illumio, CompuNet
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company37%
Financial Services Firm16%
Healthcare Company15%
Comms Service Provider13%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm21%
Healthcare Company17%
Manufacturing Company17%
Insurance Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider21%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm5%
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Small Business10%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise71%
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NETSCOUT vSTREAM is ranked 46th in Network Monitoring Software with 3 reviews while vRealize Network Insight is ranked 28th in Network Monitoring Software with 1 review. NETSCOUT vSTREAM is rated 8.0, while vRealize Network Insight is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of NETSCOUT vSTREAM writes "Troubleshooting at the packet level helps us resolve issues more quickly". On the other hand, the top reviewer of vRealize Network Insight writes "Excellent network insights, good analysis, and a straightforward setup". NETSCOUT vSTREAM is most compared with NETSCOUT InfiniStreamNG and NETSCOUT nGeniusONE, whereas vRealize Network Insight is most compared with SolarWinds NPM, Cisco Secure Workload, VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront, Zabbix and Cisco Stealthwatch.

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