The AppDefense Plug-In provides information about how to install, configure, and use VMware AppDefense™ Plug-In for vCenter Server to secure applications.

The information includes step-by-step configuration instructions, and suggested best practices.

Intended Audience

This information is intended for anyone who wants to install, configure, and use AppDefense plug-in. The information is written for experienced Windows or Linux system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and data center operations. This manual assumes familiarity with VMware vSphere ®, including VMware ESXi ™, vCenter Server, vSphere Client, and VMware Tools ™.

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