Direct Traffic to the VM-Series Firewall

Configure policy rules to direct traffic virtual machines or groups of virtual machines to the VM-Series firewall.
  1. Select
    Security
    Network Introspection (E-W)
    Rules
    Add Policy
    .
  2. Click
    New Policy
    to give your policy a descriptive name.
  3. Select your service chain from the
    Redirect To
    drop-down.
  4. Select the policy and click
    Add Rule
    .
  5. Click
    New Rule
    to give your rule a descriptive name.
  6. Select a source.
    1. Click the pencil icon in the source column to choose a source group of virtual machines.
      nsxt-ew-rule-select-source.png
    2. Check the source group or groups.
    3. Click
      Apply
      .
      nsxt-ew-add-source.png
  7. Select a
    Destination
    .
    1. Click the pencil icon in the destination column to choose a source group of virtual machines.
      nsxt-ew-rule-select-destination.png
    2. Check the destination group or groups.
    3. Click
      Apply
      .
      nsxt-ew-add-destination.png
  8. (
    Optional
    ) Select
    Services
    to which the rule will be applied.
  9. Choose one of the following in the
    Applied To
    field:
    • Select
      DFW
      to apply the rule to all virtual NICs attached to the logical switch.
    • Select
      Groups
      to apply the rule to virtual NICs of members virtual machines in the specified group or groups.
  10. Select the
    Action
    Redirect
    or
    Do Not Redirect
    .
  11. Click
    Publish
    .
  12. Repeat this process to create additional policy or rules.

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