VMware NSX Complexity

If the colleague researching this solution is worried that the solution is too complex, what would you tell them?

Consudee5
Consultant with 51-200 employees
The solution is not complex. Though, you need to have some experience in networking, but just the basics that come when you work in the industry. However, if you've never worked with networking, start at the beginning, then NSX will come along easily.
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Archtct10001
Architect at Computacenter
I would advise a colleague at another company who is researching NSX to know how the technology can answer their customer's business use cases. For those who say NSX is complex, I would agree that it can be complex but you can abstract that complexity through automation and service catalogs to make it easier for end-users to consume.
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Sysadm654651
System Administrator
I would tell people who say that NSX is complex that it's not as complex as they think and they should definitely consider this solution.
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Paul Walsh
VMware Administrator at Ryanair
The solution is quite complex. You need to keep your thinking cap on and know what you are doing: Go to the training and listen to the solution architects when they come in because they have a lot of knowledge.
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Engineered72
Engineer at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
The solution is less complex than other competitive products.
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Andres Hurtado
Director with 51-200 employees
To those who say NSX is complex, I would say that every master was once a disaster. In the beginning, it's going to be challenging. When you start something new, it very might well be a disaster and will probably find it hard to navigate. Once you overcome the complexity issue, it's just a matter of perception. It's not really complex, despite what you may think. The solution is evolving, getting better. This is a smarter way to do things. This solution is at another level.
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Adam Lowles
Information Security Manager at Anana LTD
If someone is worried that the solution is too complex, they should hire people with experience.
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Frederic Giovannacci
System Engineer at GIP SIB
It is too complex and very expensive.
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SysEng189856
System Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
If you start with a new or greenfield environment, it is okay to implement. However, if there are other solutions already in place, it can be difficult to implement.
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Solution2aa6
Solutions Architect at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
you're worried that NSX is too complex, I would tell you to take another look. If you compare NSX to a similar solution you might find it to be a bit more complex. Usually, the guy that comes in to implement NSX isn't the network guy and will lack the knowledge for the program. He can lack the knowledge for this program and will therefore think it's complex. You need somebody with network experience.
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Technolo19ac
Technology Manager
And to those who think NSX is complex I would say it's not. You need to try it and see.
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DeptMgr4ea4
Dept. Manager at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
At first, it may seem to be complex but using it will make it easier to manage jobs. Yes, its initial establishment can be complex but you will see its advantages later on.
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