Compare Plexxi vs. VMware NSX

Plexxi is ranked 12th in Software Defined Networking (SDN) while VMware NSX is ranked 1st in Software Defined Networking (SDN) with 22 reviews. Plexxi is rated 0, while VMware NSX is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware NSX writes "Enables us to identify problems before they manifest, but they should develop more advanced features". Plexxi is most compared with VMware NSX, Big Switch Networks and Aviatrix, whereas VMware NSX is most compared with Cisco ACI, Cisco Tetration and Juniper Contrail Networking.
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We can't go without NSX, so it's invaluable from this perspective.The solution is very expensive.We haven't had to hire a dedicated network engineer because NSX handles 90 percent of it. The reduced overhead in terms of managing networks has been the biggest plus.We have saved man-hours and decreased our security exposure.

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Overview

There is no reason why enterprises, of all sizes, cannot experience the performance benefits of the public cloud within the walls of their own data center. Plexxi removes the barriers of the legacy networks to meet and exceed the demands of today’s application and data workloads, through tight-knit integrations with the industry’s leading data center solutions, the simplicity of intuitive UI’s and the cost-effective use of commodity switch hardware. Plexxi scales your network with your business needs – where and when needed. With Plexxi HCN, your data center is ready for whatever the future may bring.

VMware NSX is the network virtualization platform for the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). By bringing the operational model of a virtual machine to your data center network, you can transform the economics of network and security operations. NSX lets you treat your physical network as a pool of transport capacity, with network and security services attached to VMs with a policy-driven approach.
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Cloud Provider, IaaS providerCity of Avondale, Lumeta, Kroll Ontrack, Heartland Payment Systems, Baystate Heallth, Exostar, Tribune Media, iGATE, NTT Communications, Synergent, California Natural Resources Agency, Bloomington Public Schools, Columbia Sportswear, Join Experience S.A, Schuberg Philis
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Retailer22%
Manufacturing Company22%
Government11%
Financial Services Firm11%
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Software R&D Company36%
Comms Service Provider15%
Healthcare Company6%
Government6%
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