Learn about the Cortex XDR broker virtual machine (VM)
and why use it in your network configuration.
The Palo Alto Networks
Broker is a secured virtual machine (VM), integrated with
, that bridges your network
. By setting
up the broker, you establish a secure connection in which you can
route your endpoints, and collect and forward logs and files for
The Broker can
be leveraged for running different services separately on the VM
using the same Palo Alto Networks authentication. Once installed,
the broker automatically receives updates and enhancements from
, providing you with new capabilities
without having to install a new VM.
the following figure illustrates the different Broker VM features
that could be available on your organization side.