Cisco Nexus 1000V download : Industry's only Multi-Hypervisor virtual switch.
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The Cisco Nexus 1000V is the industry leading virtual switching solution that works on multiple hypervisor platforms like VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper–V and Opensource KVM. In addition to providing a virtual switching platform for multiple hypervisors, Cisco Nexus1000V also includes a distributed firewall solution which provides micro segmentation capabilities. Available at no cost, the Essential Edition provides superior network connectivity, multi-tenancy, security and consistency between physical and virtual workloads for virtual machines in a scalable environment. Cisco Nexus 1000V multi–hypervisor virtual switch reduces the operational complexities associated with virtual machine networking and services. Click on the button below to get Cisco Nexus 1000V download for free.

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Preserve your existing investments in operational processes and tools.

Network administrators can manage network policies across both physical and virtual environments using the same interfaces across multiple hypervisors. It eliminates the need to retrain the staff. IT teams can use existing network monitoring, management, and troubleshooting tools to manage both physical and virtual environments.

Simplify your virtual networking operations.

Visibility into the traffic between virtual machines at the network port level simplifies network troubleshooting while virtualization aware networking features simplify virtual machine network policy management. Tight integration of Cisco Nexus 1000V hypervisor virtual switch with hypervisor management tools such as VMware vCenter, VMware vCloud Director and Microsoft's System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) and OpenStack enables faster policy provisioning.

Use Advanced networking features

Cisco Nexus 1000V download offers advanced virtual networking features in VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper–V and KVM environments that are beyond the in–built native virtual switches. These advanced features include advanced switching, enhanced security, easier monitoring, improved manageability along with virtual services and network management support.

Attain greater security

Virtualization-aware networking provides better security by extending network policies and network visibility to the virtual machine level. The Cisco Nexus 1000V provides support for RADIUS, TACACS, SSH, CDP and provides comprehensive and consistent security policies to be implemented across physical and virtual networks.

Enhance virtual networking services experience

Using Cisco vPath technology, the Cisco Nexus 1000V multi-Hypervisor virtual switch simplifies deployment of virtual networking services, including firewalls, load balancers, and WAN optimization services. With vPath, the Cisco Nexus 1000V virtual switch can redirect traffic to virtual application services automatically and chain services with ease. Cisco Nexus 1000V download provides the service chain in a trusted multi-tenant environment with support for VM mobility across physical servers for workload balancing, availability or scale.

Cisco Nexus 1000V hypervisor switch is trusted by over 9000 Companies.

The Nexus 1000V simplifies collaboration within the IT department by clearly separating responsibilities for our server group and network group.

‐‐ Rory Regan
Network and Telecom Manager Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated

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[With the Nexus 1000V], we now have the complete feature set of Ciscos NX-OS available on the virtual switches...

‐‐ Michel Lanners
Associate Director CETRELFD

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The Nexus 1000V really filled a large technology gap between giving the network team full control of both network functionality and security ...

‐‐ Sean Donaldson
Director of IT Infrastructure Secure-24

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[The] Nexus 1000V allows virtual network policy controls to remain with the networking team, [and] virtual networks are easier to manage ...

‐‐ Martin Cabrera and Fernando Vicens, Data Center Managers, IPLAN

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