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Deploying FortiGate-VMX

VMware-NSX Security Fabric integration

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VMware settings

  1. In the FortiGate VMX Service Manager GUI, go to Global > System > SDN Connector.
  1. Configure the connection to the NSX Manager:
  • Enter the IP address of the server in the Hostname field.
  • Enter credentials that have sufficient privileges on the server in the Username and Password fields.

  1. Set the location of the FortiGate-VMX Security Node:
  • The Image Location field should contain the URL of the webserver where the FortiGate-VMX Security Node .ovf file is located.

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VMware settings

  1. In the FortiGate VMX Service Manager GUI, go to Global > System > SDN Connector.
  1. Configure the connection to the NSX Manager:
  • Enter the IP address of the server in the Hostname field.
  • Enter credentials that have sufficient privileges on the server in the Username and Password fields.

  1. Set the location of the FortiGate-VMX Security Node:
  • The Image Location field should contain the URL of the webserver where the FortiGate-VMX Security Node .ovf file is located.