Access Control for NSX

Access Control for VMware NSX​​

NSX brings tremendous power. Do you have the right controls in place?

NSX Access Control - Best of VMworld 2015 - Security, Compliance and Virtualization

Virtualization has changed the world of IT forever. We now have tremendous agility and the ability to spin up infrastructure in seconds, but these advances have not come without challenges.

In the past, storage, compute and networking were all managed via different interfaces owned by different groups in IT. With the coming of VMware NSX, everything can be managed by a single interface. Do you really want your server team making changes to the network? Do you really want your network guys rolling out servers?

Access Control for NSX allows you fine grained control over who can do what. RBAC – Role-Based Access Control, allows audit (and security best practices) friendly Separation of Duties and Least Privilege. Strong authentication including Two Factor Authentication such as RSA SecurID and CA Authminder as well as RADIUS and TACACS+ support help ensure the right people have access to your admin console. Enhanced logging helps not only with compliance but also trouble shooting.

Access control is fine grained, with dozens of NSX specific permissions and six new NSX specific, predefined admin roles such as Network Engineer, Firewall Admin and Security Auditor. Better yet, all roles are customizable, ensuring that the tool adapts to meet your needs rather than you having to adapt to the software.​

Solution Briefs

HyTrust Security for VMware NSX

Save time on compliance and audit reporting and speed time to resolution for trouble shooting with advanced reporting on NSX admin access and changes.

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Data Sheets

HyTrust CloudControl Data Sheet

HyTrust CloudControl provides automated protection and compliance to allow hyper-convergence of virtual workloads on the smallest datacenter footprint all while minimizing time and resources costs associated with security and compliance.

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HyTrust CloudControl Security for VMware NSX

Fine grained roll based access control as well as audit grade logging. Control who has access to what with customizable roles.

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CloudControl for NSX – Best of Show VMworld 2015

HyTrust founder Eric Chiu with SVP of Marketing Fred Kost on winning Best of Show at VMworld 2015 for HyTrust CloudControl for VMware NSX.

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