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VPN Gateway Virtual Appliance

VMware-based VPN Tunnel Termination

Product Highlights


Management and Analytics with ExtremeCloud IQ

  • Simplified network operations
  • Link state visibility monitoring
  • Advanced reporting and network insights

Secure Network Access

  • Layer 2-7 policy enforcement
  • Identify, prioritize, and restrict traffic flows

Dynamic Path Selection

  • User and application flow control
  • Link state monitoring
  • Multi-path optimization

The VPN Gateway Virtual Appliance (VGVA) is designed to simplify VPN and GRE termination, and is a key component of Extreme’s branch solution. As a software-based VMware-compliant solution, the VGVA provides scalable enterprise-class VPN termination for thousands of layer 2/3 VPN tunnels from remote access locations.

Underpinned by ExtremeCloud IQ management and software-defined device intelligence, VGVM offers highly distributed organizations simplified provisioning, increased network resilience, end-to-end visibility and control, and reduced cost and complexity.


  • Public and Private Cloud, and on-premises management with intuitive configuration and comprehensive reporting
  • Full stack solution when combined with Extreme's unified switches, routers, and wireless APs
  • Simplified rollout – zero-touch provisioning and dynamic router IP address space management
  • WAN and VPN monitoring via ExtremeCloud IQ, SNMP v1, v2c, and syslog
  • Multi-path optimization and link state detection
  • Granular role-based QoS policies for each user and device
  • Application-aware traffic shaping and performance optimization
  • Per packet decision making
  • Identity-based access control plus application visibility for 1200+ applications
  • Wired endpoint authentication for 802.1X, MAC authentication, and Captive Web Portal support
  • Layer 2-7 stateful rewall