Considering VMware NSX for Micro-segmentation Projects? Think Again
Guardicore Centra offers numerous security advantages over VMware NSX. Centra provides a unified micro-segmentation approach that works with both VMware and non-VMware technologies from the data center to the public cloud.
Guardicore Centra also offers:
Simpler policy creation with integrated infrastructure visualization and AI-based suggestions
Multi-method breach detection capabilities to complement policy controls
Flexibility to selectively segment high-value assets without incurring licensing costs and upgrade complexity for the entire hybrid cloud infrastructure
Guardicore Centra’s Advantages over VMware NSX
Micro-segmentation on VMware hypervisor
Micro-segmentation on a modern and legacy bare-metal servers
1 VMware offers two NSX variants: NSX-V for segmentation within a single vSphere instance and NSX-T for hybrid cloud environments. This comparison focuses on NSX-T, which is the more practical NSX option for most organizations and the closest comparable VMware offering to Guardicore Centra.