vRealize Network Insight supports several products and versions.

Data Source Version/Model Description
Amazon Web Services (Enterprise License Only) Not Applicable The data source connects to Amazon Web Services over HTTPS.
Arista switches 7050TX, 7250QX The data provider connects to Arista switches over SSH v2 and SNMP.
Brocade Switches VDX 6740, VDX 6940, MLX, MLXe The data provider connects to Brocade switches over SSH v2 and SNMP.
Check Point Firewall Check Point R80 The data provider connects Check Point Firewall over HTTPS.
Cisco Nexus 5000, 7000, 9000, VSM N1000 The data provider connects Cisco Nexus switches over SSH v2 and SNMP.
Cisco UCS (Unified Computing System) Series B blade servers, Series C rack servers, Chassis, Fabric interconnect The data provider connects to UCS Manager over HTTPS and UCS Fabric Interconnect over SSH to fetch information. It also connects to the SNMP service on UCS.
Cisco Catalyst switches 3000, 3750, 4500, 6000, 6500 The data provider Cisco Catalyst switches connects to device over SSH and SNMP.
Dell switches FORCE10 MXL 10, FORCE10 S6000, S4048, Z9100, S4810, PowerConnect 8024 The data provider connects to Dell switches over SSH v2 and SNMP.
HP HP Virtual Connect Manager 4.41, HP OneView 3.0 The data provider connects to HP Virtual Connect Manager over SSH v2.
Juniper Switches EX3300 The data provider connects to Juniper switches over SSH v2 and SNMP.
Palo Alto Networks Panorama 7.0.x, Panorama 7.1 The data provider connects to Palo Alto Panorama appliance HTTPS.
VMware vSphere
  • vSphere 5.5 (up to U3)
  • vSphere 6.0 (up to U3)
  • vSphere 6.5 (up to U1)
For IPFIX, VMware ESXi version needed:
  • 5.5 Update 2 (Build 2068190) and above
  • 6.0 Update 1b (Build 3380124) and above
  • VMware VDS 5.5 and above
Note: vmtools should be installed on all the Virtual Machines in the data center to identify the VM to VM path.
Data provider connects to VMware vCenter over HTTPS to fetch virtual environment information.
VMware NSX
  • 6.3 (up to 6.3.3)
  • 6.2 (up to 6.2.8)
  • 6.1 (up to 6.1.7)
  • 6.0

The data provider connects:

  • VMware NSX Manager over HTTPS
  • VMware NSX Controller over SSH
  • VMware NSX Edge over SSH or Central CLI depending on customer preference
VMware NSX-T 2.0 The data provider connects VMware NSX-T Manager over HTTPS.