Detailed implementation and configuration plan

The following section covers the required components and steps for the successful deployment of AppDefense. A target application environment that will be protected by AppDefense needs to have the following:

  • A minimum of two ESXi hosts, running ESXi 6.5a or above
  • vCenter 6.5+ managing ESXi hosts
  • VM hardware version 13
  • IP address for AppDefense appliance OVA and HTTPS connectivity to the internet
  • At least one production-like application that runs on Windows Server 2012 or 2016 64-bit
  • Preferably, the selected applications should be distributed (for example, Web-App-DB)
  • NSXv 6.3 or above
  • vRA 7.2 or above

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