Security Manager Deployment Checklist
Deploying Security Manager across a group of devices in SolarWinds N-central requires preparation and a solid working knowledge of its features and functionality. To streamline the process and get you up and running, follow the steps listed in the checklist below in order.
We recommend that you deploy and test Security Manager on a sample device before rolling out to a broader group of devices. For example, you may choose a Security Profile that quarantines or prevent access to vital applications. Testing will let you work out such problems in a controlled environment.
|Check each step as you work through the process|
|Step 1 – Upgrade Agents and Probes|
|Step 2 – Configure Global Exclusions|
|Step 3 – Select a Security Manager Profile|
|Step 4 – Configure an Update Server|
|Step 5 – Install Security Manager|
|Step 6 – Run a post-installation scan|
After deploying Security Manager, there are common tasks that you are likely to perform on a day-to-day basis to maintain and use the anti-virus software: