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Is it possible to install VMware NSX outside of the VMware ecosystem?

Is VMware NSX available for vSphere only or can it be installed outside of the VMware ecosystem?

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VMware NSX have many components, manager/controller can be deployed outside Vmware eco system i.e. may be on KVM but VM form factor edges cannot be deployed on KVM. In that case one can go for Bare Metal Edges. 

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