Prisma Access service connections enable users to access
resources in your HQ or data center network. Review these planning
guidelines before setting up a service connection.
Create service connections to allow Prisma Access to
perform the following tasks:
Allow access to the resources in your HQ or data center.
you have corporate resources that your remote networks and mobile users
need to access, you must enable Prisma Access to access the corresponding
Allow remote networks and mobile users to communicate with
Even if you do not need your Prisma Access
users to connect to your HQ or data center, you might need to allow
your mobile users to access your remote network sites. Service connections
are required for this use case because, while all remote network
sites are fully meshed, the mobile user infrastructure is not. Minimally
configuring a service connection establishes the hub-and-spoke network
mobile users need to access a branch network.
To improve network
efficiency, place service connections close to the remote network
or networks that mobile users access most frequently.
To learn more about the number of service connections available to
see what’s included with your license.
The number of service connections available to you depends
on your license. You can learn more here—while
this topic discusses Panorama Managed Prisma Access, the licensing
information for service connections is the same for Prisma Access