The VMware Aria Operations Management Pack for Palo Alto Networks is an embedded adapter for VMware Aria Operations, collecting performance, health, and availability data from your Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls and providing predictive analytics and real-time monitoring information—all within the VMware Aria Operations user interface.

Notable Features

The Management Pack for Palo Alto Networks provides the following notable features:

  • Comprehensive monitoring dashboards, including:

    • Palo Alto Networks Health – Get a bird's-eye view into the health of—and impending threats to—your Palo Alto Networks devices

    • Palo Alto Networks Deep Dive – Drill down and quickly troubleshoot your networking resources

    • Palo Alto Networks High Availability – Gain visibility into the High Availability of your Firewalls

  • 200+ collected metrics for Palo Alto Networks resources, including key metrics like Threats Since Last Collection, Session Utilization, and Connection Establish Rate

  • Nearly 50 detailed alerts and notifications for events like raised threats, attacks occurred, and detected failovers

  • VMware Aria Operations Calculated Session and Memory Capacities for Palo Alto Networks Firewalls– Keep tabs on whether your session count or used memory are approaching the maximum allotted

  • External Relationship to VMware virtual layer– See which VMs are hosting your Firewalls

How the Management Pack Works

The Management Pack for Palo Alto Networks accesses Palo Alto Network's PAN-OS to import Next-Generation Firewall resources, relationships, metrics, and alerts into VMware Aria Operations to enable comprehensive monitoring and troubleshooting, while providing visibility into the virtual layer.

Getting Started

Wondering where to start? See our System Requirements for details.