NSX-T east-west traffic integration sizing question.

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NSX-T east-west traffic integration sizing question.

Hi,

I have a question about using palo alto for east west traffic inspection in an NSX-T environment. 

There are 2 deployment models in a service cluster and per host model.

 

https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/vm-series/9-1/vm-series-deployment/set-up-the-vm-series-firewall-o...

 

The largest VM-series 700 has a throughput of 8 Gbps Threat prevention.  How do is scale this for larger throughput ?

In a service cluster for example?    Can i just add firewalls to increase performance?  Does it act like a single cluster ?

Or do i have to create seperate redirection policies to different firewall groups?

 

 

Kind regards,

 

Frederik De Muyter.

 

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Re: NSX-T east-west traffic integration sizing question.

Hello,

When sizing, use the smallest number for the features you want to utilize.

 

Hope that helps.

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