vRealize Network Insight supports Check Point Security Manager (SmartCenter) and the Check Point Multi-Domain Security (MDS) Management Servers.


Ensure that you have the correct permission. For information on permissions, see Check Point Firewall.


  1. On the Settings page, click Accounts and Data Sources.
  2. Click Add Source.
  3. Under the Firewall group, click Check Point Management Server.
  4. In the Add a New Check Point Management Server Account or Source page, provide the required information.
    Option Action
    Collector VM Select a collector VM from the drop-down menu.
    IP Address/FQDN Enter the IP address or the FQDN details.
    Note: If you are adding the Check Point MDS Management server, you must provide the IP of the MDS server. You cannot add the domain management server IP of an MDS server as an individual data source.
    Username Enter the user name.
    Password Enter the password.
  5. Click Validate.
  6. In the Nickname text box, enter a nickname.
  7. (Optional) In the Notes text box, you can add a note if necessary.
  8. Click Submit.