In a world of software-defined everything, SolarWinds is here for the virtualization administrators, network administrators, and IT administrators of the world. We provide IT professionals with a single solution for monitoring traditional, networking, and virtualization infrastructures, and the modern software-defined technologies adopted and deployed within the IT infrastructures. These software solutions can apply to storage, networking, wide-area networking (WAN), and more traditional data centers.
SolarWinds continues its support for software-defined solutions and vendor-agnostic solutions to meet the business requirements of tomorrow, today. Monitor, visualize, and correlate performance between software-defined solutions such as VMware vSAN, Nutanix AHV, Cisco ACI, and VMware flow monitoring and SD-WAN coverage for Viptela vEdge. Gain deep visibility and insights into software-defined technologies and their traditional infrastructure counterparts faster and at scale. As SolarWinds meets this rapid evolution, our customers can expand their toolkits and reconcile disparate data into a single pane of glass.
Unpopular Opinion: How SD-WAN Will Improve Security
The consensus is software-defined networking in a wide area network (SD-WAN) will provide organizations unprecedented agility but possibly at the expense of security, as traffic flow changes to a distributed model without the safety of traditionally centralized security tools. Read Blog
Virtualization’s Software-Defined Future
Virtualizing our entire infrastructure means we can deliver at speed and with consistency, in any location, on any compatible hardware, with the portability to move it as needed for performance and scale, without disruption. All this is at the core of a successful modern infrastructure. Read Blog
Do Network Engineers Dream of Software-Defined Sheep?
I really want software-defined networking (SDN), or something like it, to be the go-to approach for networking, but are we too tied to our idea of what SDN is for us to get there? Read Blog
SolarWinds Virtualization Manager (VMAN) new SDN monitoring support helps eliminate visibility gaps and reduces the IT pro’s toolset. Here’s how:
Visibility into devices connected at the WAN edge can be hard to monitor remotely. SolarWinds User Device Tracker (UDT) now provides Viptela vEdge device support.
Improve operations management and performance analysis