Advanced Load Balancer for Consistent Application Delivery


Modern Load Balancing Overview

Video Play Icon

Modern Load Balancing Overview

Watch a 2-min video on Avi Networks, now part of VMware.

A Leader in Modern Load Balancing?


VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer (Avi Networks) provides multi-cloud load balancing, web application firewall, application analytics and container ingress services across on-premises data centers and any cloud. The software-defined platform delivers applications consistently across bare metal servers, virtual machines and containers to ensure a fast, scalable, and secure application experience. Learn how customers like Adobe, Deutsche Bank enjoy 90% faster provisioning and 50% lower total cost of ownership.?


Find Out Why Modern Load Balancing


Enterprise-Grade Load Balancer Across Any Environment

VMware is entering the application delivery controller (ADC) market as a strong leader with the acquisition of Avi Networks – an enterprise-grade, software-defined load balancing and web application firewall (WAF) solution. It offers advanced L4-L7 services including global server load balancing (GSLB), DNS/IPAM, container ingress services, application security and analytics. It helps deliver applications consistently in multi-cloud environments with industry’s only complete L2-L7 networking and security stack.

Download IDC Business Value Study

Advanced Load Balancing Accelerates Cloud Adoption

Consistent Application Delivery Across Multi-Cloud Environments

Multi-Cloud Consistency

Simplify administration with centralized policies and operational consistency across on-premises data centers and public clouds , including VMware, OpenStack, AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.

Full Lifecycle Automation

Free infrastructure teams from manual tasks and enable DevOps teams with self-service. Application delivery automation toolkits include Python SDK, RESTful APIs, Ansible and Terraform integrations.

Pervasive Analytics

Gain unprecedented insights, including network, end users and security with real-time application performance monitoring, closed-loop analytics and deep machine learning.

Future Proof

Extend applications services such as container ingress seamlessly to cloud-native applications in Kubernetes and OpenShift environments through a single platform a with modern, distributed architecture.

Spotlight on VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer 

Multi-Cloud Load Balancing for Dummies?

Multi-Cloud Load Balancing for Dummies?

Learn about a modern software-defined platform that delivers multi-cloud load balancing, WAF and container services.

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer Workshops

Join an online workshop that includes a brief lecture and a hands-on lab where you can ask the expert questions.

Learn More

Redefining Load Balancing & Application Services?

Redefining Load Balancing & Application Services?

True multi-cloud, easy automation, and simple troubleshooting in a real world case study using software defined load balancing.

VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer Webinars

Find upcoming webinars or view recordings and see why you should include VMware NSX Advanced Load Balancer in your multi-cloud solution.

Learn More

Key Use Cases for NSX Advanced Load Balancer

Modern Load Balancing / SDDC

Modern Load Balancing / SDDC

Modernize your data centers with SDN automation, software load balancers, and TCO savings of over 50%. Transform your legacy load balancers from F5 or Citrix to 100% software solutions.

More on SDN solutions 
Private/Public Cloud

Public / Private Cloud

Deliver consistent application services including load balancing, web application firewalling and container networking across multi-cloud environments: VMware, Azure and more.

More on Cloud Ecosystems 
Container Ingress

Container Ingress

Extend enterprise-grade container networking and services across traditional applications in on-premises data centers and cloud-native applications in container environments.

More on Kubernetes 

We’re Helping Our Customers’ Innovate with Advanced Load Balancing 

Deutsche Bank Automates Everything

Deutsche Bank Automates Everything

“Adopts ‘Everything-as-a-Service' Strategy for Red Hat OpenShift.”

Swisslos Delivers Secure Online Experience

Swisslos Delivers Secure Online Experience

“We saved over 50% to 60% in application troubleshooting...with software-defined solutions.”

Expand Your Load Balancing Capabilities

Integrate with NSX Data Center

Offer a complete L2-L7 networking and security virtualization solution with software-defined platforms.

More on NSX Data Center 

Run VMware Cloud on AWS

Deliver a seamless hybrid cloud by extending your on-premises vSphere environment to the AWS cloud.

More on VMC on AWS 

Load Balance VDI Workloads

Provide end users access to virtual desktops and applications through a single digital workspace.

More on VMware Horizon