Santa Clara, Calif. (December 20, 2017) — Gigamon Inc. (NYSE: GIMO), the leader in traffic visibility solutions for cybersecurity and monitoring applications, today announced that its GigaVUE-VM has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that after a detailed validation process GigaVUE-VM 5.1 has achieved VMware’s highest level of endorsement. GigaVUE-VM 5.1 is supported on VMware NSX 6.3.5, NSX 6.3.4, NSX 6.3.3, NSX 6.3.2, NSX 6.3.1 for production environments.
“We are pleased that Gigamon GigaVUE-VM qualifies for the VMware Ready™ logo, signifying to customers that it has met specific VMware interoperability standards and works effectively with VMware cloud infrastructure. This signifies to customers that GigaVUE-VM can be deployed in production environments with confidence and can speed time to value within customer environments,” said Kristen Edwards, director, Technology Alliance Partner Program, VMware.
“GigaVUE-VM for VMware NSX extends the monitoring delivered by the NSX virtualization platform to provide an integrated data center solution that allows IT organizations to unlock all the benefits of a software-defined data center,” said Ananda Rajagopal, vice president of products for Gigamon. “This provides customers with greater flexibility, operational efficiencies, and the ability to optimize capacity utilization without compromising security.”
The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with VMware cloud infrastructure. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.
Gigamon GigaVUE-VM can be found within the online VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) at https://marketplace.vmware.com/vsx/solutions/gigamon-gigasecure-security-delivery-platform-for-sddc . The VMware Solution Exchange is an online marketplace where VMware partners and developers can publish rich marketing content and downloadable software for our customers.
About Gigamon GigaVUE-VM
Gigamon GigaVUE-VM for VMware encompasses intelligent filtering technology that allows virtual machine (VM) traffic flows of interest to be delivered to security and monitoring tools, eliminating traffic blind spots in enterprise private clouds or service provider NFV deployments.
Gigamon (NYSE: GIMO) provides active visibility into physical and virtual network traffic, enabling stronger security and superior performance. The Gigamon Visibility Platform and the GigaSECURE® Security Delivery Platform, deliver advanced intelligence so that security, network, and application performance management solutions in enterprise, government, and service provider networks operate more efficiently and effectively. Learn more at www.gigamon.com, the Gigamon blog or follow Gigamon on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook. See What Matters. ™
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