Gigamon allows automated visibility for software defined data centers

Gigamon Inc. (NYSE: GIMO) said it has extended its collaboration with VMware to enable customers to accelerate the operationalization of the Software Defined Data Center.

New functionality in Gigamon´s GigaSECURE® Security Delivery Platform will enable administrators to automate the selection, filtering and forwarding of virtual traffic for monitoring and security analytics.

The GigaSECURE Security Delivery Platform is comprised of scalable hardware and software elements that give security administrators unparalleled visibility and capability for bolstering security effectiveness. By combining the GigaSECURE platform with VMware NSX, organizations will have the ability to automate provisioning and configuration of their virtual network traffic monitoring, collection, manipulation and delivery to their network and security tools.

Gigamon provides active visibility into physical and virtual network traffic, enabling stronger security and superior performance.