How to deploy a secure virtual machine on VMWare ESXi


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How to deploy a secure virtual machine on VMWare ESXi

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2014 Apr 29 ID: 11059

To deploy a secure virtual machine (SVM) on VMWare ESXi, perform the following actions:

  1. Open the Administration Console, select Administration Server and click Manage Kaspersky Security for Virtualization Light Agent.

Note: the link Manage Kaspersky Security for Virtualization Light Agent is only active when the Kaspersky Security 3.0 Light Agent – Protection Server plug-in is installed.

  1. In the wizard's window, select Deploy SVM and click Next.

  1. Specify the required parameters:

  • Platform. Select VMware vCenter Server as a platform type.
  • Hypervisor address. IP address or a domain name of the hypervisor.
  • User name. Name of the account that has permissions for connection to vCenter Server.
  • Password. Specify the password of the user account specified above.

Click Next.

  1. Specify the path to an image description file and click Next.

  1. Select ESXi hypervisors on which the Secure Virtual Machine will be deployed and click Next.

  1. Select SVM deployment settings for each ESXi hypervisor and click Next.

  1. Specify SVM user account credentials and click Next

  1. Specify connection settings to vCenter and click Next

After all required parameters are specified, Kaspersky Security Center will deploy the SVM.

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