Before you configure endpoint protection for guest VMs, ensure that the prerequisites are met.
- Ensure all hosts are managed by NSX Manager(s).
Prepare and configure NSX-T Data Center cluster as transport nodes by applying transport node profiles. After the cluster is prepared for NSX-T Data Center, guest introspection components are installed. See NSX-T Data Center Installation Guide.
- Partner console is installed and configured to register services with NSX-T Data Center.
Ensure that the guest VMs run VM Hardware Configuration file version 9 or higher.
- Configure VMware Tools and install thin agents.