Launch the VM-Series Firewall on NSX-T (East-West)

Complete the following procedure to deploy the VM-Series firewall as a service in your NSX-T environment. The
Deployment Specification
and
Deployment Template
fields are automatically populated with information pushed from Panorama as part of the service definition.
Do not edit any settings under Deployment Attributes. These values are imported from Panorama and changing them causes the deployment to fail.
  1. Log in to the NSX-T Manager.
  2. Select
    System
    Service Deployments
    Deployment
    .
  3. Select your service definition from the
    Partner Service
    drop-down.
  4. Click
    Deploy Service
    .
  5. Enter a descriptive
    Name
    for your service deployment.
  6. Select the
    Compute Manager
    (vCenter).
  7. Select a
    Deployment Type
    Clustered
    or
    Host Based
    .
  8. If you selected
    Clustered
    as the
    Deployment Type
    , enter the
    Clustered Deployment Count
    to specify the number of VM-Series firewall instances to deploy on the cluster.
  9. Select a
    Host
    if you are launching the VM-Series in a clustered deployment. Select a particular host from the
    Host
    drop-down or
    Any
    to allow NSX-T Manager to choose the host. This option is grayed out in
    Per Host
    deployments.
  10. Select a
    Data Store
    as the repository for the VM-Series firewall. In a clustered deployment, select a shared data store if you choose
    Any
    for the host or select a local data store if you specified a particular host.
  11. Configure the
    Networks
    settings.
    1. In the Networks column, click
      Set
      .
    2. Select the
      Network
      for
      eth0 - Management Nic
      .
    3. Select the
      Network Type
      —DHCP or Static IP Pool. If you choose Static IP Pool, select an
      IP Pool
      .
    4. Check
      eth1 - Data-1 Nic
      .
    5. Click
      Save
      .
  12. Select or configure a
    Service Segment
    . To configure a service segment, complete the following procedure.
    1. Click
      Action
      in the
      Service Segments
      column.
      nsxt-ew-action-button-3.0.png
    2. Click
      Add Service Segment
      .
    3. Enter a descriptive
      Name
      .
    4. Select a
      Transport Zone (Overlay)
      .
    5. Click
      Save
      and
      Close
      .
      nsxt-ew-create-service-segment-3.0.png
  13. Select the
    Cluster
    where the service will be deployed. You must select a cluster with
    NSX Configuration
    .
  14. Click
    Save
    .
  15. Verify that your firewalls deployed successfully.
    1. Select
      System
      Service Deployments
      Service Instances
      .
    2. Confirm that your firewalls are listed and the
      Deployment Status
      shows
      Up
      .
  16. Verify that your firewalls connected to Panorama.
    1. Log in to Panorama.
    2. Select
      Panorama
      Managed Devices
      Summary
      .
    3. Confirm that your firewalls are listed under the correct device group and the
      Device State
      shows
      Connected
      .

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