Advanced Load Balancer for Consistent Application Delivery


Modern Load Balancing Overview

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Modern Load Balancing Overview

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A Leader in Modern Load Balancing​


VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer (Avi Networks) provides multi-cloud load balancing, web application firewall, application analytics and container ingress services across on-premises data centers and any cloud. The software-defined platform delivers applications consistently across bare metal servers, virtual machines and containers to ensure a fast, scalable, and secure application experience. Learn how customers like Adobe, Deutsche Bank enjoy 90% faster provisioning and 50% lower total cost of ownership.​


Find Out Why Modern Load Balancing


Enterprise-Grade Load Balancer Across Any Environment

VMware is entering the application delivery controller (ADC) market as a strong leader with the acquisition of Avi Networks – an enterprise-grade, software-defined load balancing and web application firewall (WAF) solution. It offers advanced L4-L7 services including global server load balancing (GSLB), DNS/IPAM, container ingress services, application security and analytics. It helps deliver applications consistently in multi-cloud environments with industry’s only complete L2-L7 networking and security stack.

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Advanced Load Balancing Accelerates Cloud Adoption

Consistent Application Delivery Across Multi-Cloud Environments

Multi-Cloud Consistency

Simplify administration with centralized policies and operational consistency across on-premises data centers and public clouds , including VMware, OpenStack, AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.

Full Lifecycle Automation

Free infrastructure teams from manual tasks and enable DevOps teams with self-service. Application delivery automation toolkits include Python SDK, RESTful APIs, Ansible and Terraform integrations.

Pervasive Analytics

Gain unprecedented insights, including network, end users and security with real-time application performance monitoring, closed-loop analytics and deep machine learning.

Future Proof

Extend applications services such as container ingress seamlessly to cloud-native applications in Kubernetes and OpenShift environments through a single platform a with modern, distributed architecture.

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Multi-Cloud Load Balancing for Dummies​

Multi-Cloud Load Balancing for Dummies​

Learn about a modern software-defined platform that delivers multi-cloud load balancing, WAF and container services.

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer Workshops

Join an online workshop that includes a brief lecture and a hands-on lab where you can ask the expert questions.

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Application Networking and Security for Scalable Kubernetes Apps​

Application Networking and Security for Scalable Kubernetes Apps​

Explore Kubernetes apps for networking best practices across multi-cloud environments

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer Webinars

Find upcoming webinars or view recordings and see why you should include VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer in your multi-cloud solution.

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Key Use Cases for NSX Advanced Load Balancer

Modern Load Balancing / SDDC

Modern Load Balancing / SDDC

Modernize your data centers with SDN automation, software load balancers, and TCO savings of over 50%. Transform your legacy load balancers from F5 or Citrix to 100% software solutions.

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Private/Public Cloud

Public / Private Cloud

Deliver consistent application services including load balancing, web application firewalling and container networking across multi-cloud environments: VMware, Azure and more.

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Container Ingress

Container Ingress

Extend enterprise-grade container networking and services across traditional applications in on-premises data centers and cloud-native applications in container environments.

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We’re Helping Our Customers’ Innovate with Advanced Load Balancing 

Deutsche Bank Automates Everything

Deutsche Bank Automates Everything

“Adopts ‘Everything-as-a-Service' Strategy for Red Hat OpenShift.”

Swisslos Delivers Secure Online Experience

Swisslos Delivers Secure Online Experience

“We saved over 50% to 60% in application troubleshooting...with software-defined solutions.”

Expand Your Load Balancing Capabilities

Integrate with NSX Data Center

Offer a complete L2-L7 networking and security virtualization solution with software-defined platforms.

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Run VMware Cloud on AWS

Deliver a seamless hybrid cloud by extending your on-premises vSphere environment to the AWS cloud.

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Load Balance VDI Workloads

Provide end users access to virtual desktops and applications through a single digital workspace.

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