VMware NSX Room for Improvement

Andres Hurtado
Director with 51-200 employees
The engineering team has room for improvement. They should have more of a Knowledge Base about different case studies and should develop more advanced features. These kinds of improvements will change the way things get done. View full review »
Technolo19ac
Technology Manager
I would like them to make integration with other vendors easier. View full review »
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. There is a concern and some confusion around who owns NSX in the end, whether it's the network team or the VMware team. There is not much confusion about this anymore, but there was at the start. Would it be owned by the network team, who might never even have seen VMware before, but would understand firewall rules? Or would it be owned by your average VMware person? As far as someone else putting it in, make sure you know who is going to own it, and they have the staff and the capabilities to cover it. View full review »
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Adam Lowles
Information Security Manager at Anana LTD
I would like to have automating reporting built into common service management platforms, such as JIRA, Serviceaide, and ServiceNow. View full review »
Consudee5
Consultant with 51-200 employees
We would like them to improve the deployment time. The management console also needs a bit of improvement. View full review »
Solution2aa6
Solutions Architect at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
At the moment it hasn't helped us prolong our hardware refresh. View full review »
Archtct10001
Architect at Computacenter
The next release of NSX should try to make Kubernetes and container integration a little easier than it is now. It's quite a complicated process. I would rate this solution an eight because it doesn't have Kubernetes integrations yet, and it isn't multi-federated. Those are some of the things that need to be added to the product. View full review »
Frederic Giovannacci
System Engineer at GIP SIB
We would to have a reverse proxy. This would add great value to the solution. We would also like better integration with the standards on the market. For example, with OSPF, their integration in NSX is very low. It's not a full OSPF integration. It is too thin from a protocol perspective. The product need to be improved. It is too complex. View full review »
Lead06b9
Lead at Accenture
We would like tenant segmentation available in future releases. View full review »
Evgeniy Stepanov
Engineer at DataLine - лучшая команда виртуализации VMware 2015
I would like to see extended performance charts in other versions of NSX. For example, CPU usage, memory usage, and bandwidth usage on NSX. I would rate this product an eight because it's a good product but it needs more work. They should fix some of the bugs. View full review »
DeptMgr4ea4
Dept. Manager at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
I would like to see some more add-ons on the security features. View full review »
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. View full review »
Mohammed Amine Lablan
aucun at None
It should be more adapted to the physical side of network topology in order to prevent unavailability. View full review »
Richard Lovelock
Information Security Programme Manager at Dixons Carphone
It could be cheaper! View full review »
Diego ALVES DA SILVA
VMware NSX Specialist at Tivit
* vRNI * Improve integration with many third-party solutions, because only Palo Alto and Check Point, and VMware would be like improve this integration with other vendors. View full review »
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