This guide describes how to activate and administer the VMware NSX® Network Detection and Response™ feature that is available after the VMware NSX® Application Platform is deployed successfully. The feature is available beginning with VMware NSX-T Data Center™ 3.2 and VMware NSX® Intelligence™ 3.2.

Intended Audience

This guide is intended for network security administrators. A familiarity with the administration of VMware NSX-T Data Center™ and some familiarity with Kubernetes are assumed.

Related Documentation

  • Deploying and Managing the VMware NSX Application Platform document included with the NSX-T Data Center version 3.2 or later documentation set at https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-T-Data-Center/index.html.

    You must first deploy the VMware NSX® Application Platform before you can activate the NSX Network Detection and Response feature.

  • VMware NSX-T Data Center™ documentation for version 3.2 or later at https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-T-Data-Center/index.html.

    You use the NSX Manager user interface to activate and access the NSX Network Detection and Response feature.

  • Using and Managing VMware NSX Intelligence document for version 3.2 or later for information on how to use and manage the NSX Intelligence feature. Information on how to use the NSX Suspicious Traffic and VMware NSX® Network Detection and Response™ features are also included.

    This document is delivered with the NSX Intelligence documentation set at https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-Intelligence/index.html.