Enable the vShield driver in VMware tools

One of the steps of a vShield Endpoint based deployment is to enable the vShield driver in VMware tools.  The vShield driver is not enabled by default. This can be done manually or automatically for example in the golden image of a VDI desktop. Here are the manually steps when the VMware tools already are … [Read more...]

Deep Security 9 Part 3: The Deep Security Manager

In part 1 we installed the VMware vShield part which is needed to get Trend Micro Deep Security up and running. In part 2 we created a database instance that will be used by the Deep Security Manager (DSM). In this part we’ll focus on the installation of the DSM itself. The DSM is the […] … [Read more...]

Deep Security 9 Part 2: The Database

Yesterday in the first part of this blog series on installing Trend Micro Deep Security 9 we installed the VMware vShield Manager as well as the vShield Endpoint on the hosts in our environment. The last prerequisite is the setup of the database for the DSM. This Database can be an Microsoft SQL or Oracle […] … [Read more...]

Deep Security 9 Part 1: Installing the vShield Manager and Endpoint

Installing Deep Security is not that hard. In this post I’ll walk you through the first step of getting Deep Security up and running in your virtual environment. The installation of vShield Manager. In order to get Trend Micro Deep Security running a couple of prerequisites need to be in place. The prerequisites … [Read more...]