The Installing AppDefense provides information about how to install, and configure VMware AppDefense™ to secure applications and integrate AppDefense with other products.

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

Intended Audience

This information is intended for anyone who wants to install, configure, and integrate AppDefense. 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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