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About FortiAnalyzer for GCP

Deploying FortiAnalyzer on GCP

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Initial deployment

  1. In the Google Cloud marketplace Cloud Launcher, find FortiAnalyzer Centralized Logging/Reporting.

  2. Click LAUNCH ON COMPUTE ENGINE.
  3. Configure the variables as required:

    Deployment name

    Enter the name of the FortiAnalyzer-VM to appear in the Compute Engine portal.

    Zone

    Choose the zone to deploy the FortiAnalyzer to.

    Machine type

    Choose the instance type required.

    Boot disk type

    Choose the desired boot disk type.

    Boot disk size in GB

    Leave as-is at 10 GB.

    Note you must add additional disks for logging in later steps.

    Network name

    Select the network located in the selected zone.

    Subnetwork name

    Select the subnet where the FortiAnalyzer resides. Currently the Cloud Launcher solution supports one network interface.

    Firewall

    Leave all selected, or allow at least HTTPS if the strictest security is allowed in your network as the first setup. Change firewall settings as needed later.

    External IP

    Select Ephemeral. You will need to access the FortiAnalyzer management GUI via this public IP address.

    Leave the other options as shown.

  4. Click Deploy. When deployment is complete, the screen appears as below.

Initial deployment

  1. In the Google Cloud marketplace Cloud Launcher, find FortiAnalyzer Centralized Logging/Reporting.

  2. Click LAUNCH ON COMPUTE ENGINE.
  3. Configure the variables as required:

    Deployment name

    Enter the name of the FortiAnalyzer-VM to appear in the Compute Engine portal.

    Zone

    Choose the zone to deploy the FortiAnalyzer to.

    Machine type

    Choose the instance type required.

    Boot disk type

    Choose the desired boot disk type.

    Boot disk size in GB

    Leave as-is at 10 GB.

    Note you must add additional disks for logging in later steps.

    Network name

    Select the network located in the selected zone.

    Subnetwork name

    Select the subnet where the FortiAnalyzer resides. Currently the Cloud Launcher solution supports one network interface.

    Firewall

    Leave all selected, or allow at least HTTPS if the strictest security is allowed in your network as the first setup. Change firewall settings as needed later.

    External IP

    Select Ephemeral. You will need to access the FortiAnalyzer management GUI via this public IP address.

    Leave the other options as shown.

  4. Click Deploy. When deployment is complete, the screen appears as below.