What doest ReSTNSX Offer?
Powerful tool for managing and configuring VMware NSX-v (NSX for vsphere) and NSX-T. vm ware vcenter role based access control and nsx access control.
Simple Management of NSX
Intorducing the only easy way to program your virtual network
Configure VMware nsx
Without using vCenter
Configure network and security policy faster and consistently
Easy CSV import/export of distributed firewall rules
API Scout is built into ReSTNSX as an alternative to manually running API calls using Postman or PowerNSX
Run API calls against NSX, (NSX-v and NSX-t), vCenter, and VRNI
Vrealize Network Insight
Extract suggested rules from VRNI and automatically create the rules in VMware NSX distributed firewall. Security planner by ReSTNSX will consolidate rules and create IPsets based on suggestions from VRNI.
Quick NSX ReST API Consumption
Flexible VMware NSX Configuration
VMware NSX Scripting
ReSTNSX provides an alternative to VMware NSX scripting, using ReST API for both NSX-v
(NSX for vSphere) and NSX-T. Rather than using Postman or PowerNSX, users
are provided with a simple to use interface for bulk object manipulation and day two operations.
NSX-v to NSX-T Upgrade / Migration
The ReSTNSX MAT (Migration Assistance Tool) provides customers with a very easy to use process
for migrating configuration from NSX v to NSX T complete with rollback. This allows admins to
stand up a NSX-T environment for validation purposes prior to cutover.
ReSTNSX and MAT use the VMware ReST APIs for NSX (v and T), vRNI, and vCenter to offer customers
configuration management options without having to grant network administrators access to
VMware NSX-v and VMware NSX-T Implementation
Helping customers get over the effort required to manually configure their VMware NSX environment, ReSTNSX provides customers
with easy to use bulk object creation features including; Security Tags, Security Groups, Services, Service Groups, IPSets, and IPPools.
Other networking features such as Logical Switches (virtualwire), Edges (Distributed Logical Routers and Edge Services Gateways), and Transport Zones can be configured as well.
All VMware nsx configuration items can be imported and exported using CSV within the ReSTNSX virtual appliance.
VMWare NSX Lab
ReSTNSX and MAT are great tools for building a VMware NSX lab to test network virtualization and microsegmentation.