Before you get started with Cortex XDR™, review the deployment
considerations for your deployment type.
Before you get started with Cortex XDR™, plan
New Cortex XDR tenants
Use the Cortex Data Lake Calculator to
determine the amount of log storage you need for your Cortex XDR
deployment. Talk to your
Partner or Sales Representative to determine whether you must purchase
additional Cortex Data Lake storage.
Determine the region in which you want to host Cortex XDR
and any associated services, such as Cortex Data Lake and Directory
US—All Cortex XDR logs and data remain
within the US boundary.
UK—All Cortex XDR logs and data are stored within the UK
boundary. However, Cortex XDR will continue to send files that require
analysis by WildFire to the WildFire cloud for EU. If your compliance
and privacy laws prohibit the sending of files outside the UK region,
disable uploading of files to WildFire in your Malware Security
EU—All Cortex XDR logs and data remain within the Europe
SG—All Cortex XDR logs and data remain within the Singapore
JP—All Cortex XDR logs and data remain within the Japan boundary.
Cortex XDR Pro per Endpoint
Calculate the bandwidth required to support
the number of agents you plan to deploy. You need 1.2Mbps of bandwidth for
every 1,000 agents. The bandwidth requirement scales linearly so, for
example, to support 100,000 agents, you need to allocate 120Mbps of
Manage Roles to ensure
you or the person who is activating Cortex apps has the appropriate