VMware's released a new version of NSX-T, the version of its NSX network virtualization tool that runs in multiple environments.
NSX-T's roots lie in NSX-MH, the early version of NSX VMware created not long after acquiring software-defined networking pioneer Nicira. Before VMware acquired Nicira, it made sense for the company to address multiple hypervisors, but once VMware was in control it steered things towards its own ESX.
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But NSX-T stayed alive because Virtzilla VMware feels that there are plenty of people who can benefit from network virtualization without having to go all-in on the VMware ecosystem. Hence billing the new NSX-T 2.0 as “an agile software-defined infrastructure...