Teach the user how to download the required VMware and Trend Micro software and understand system requirements
1. Ensure your system meets the minimum requirements
1 Windows (or Linux) Server (9GB RAM)
1 vShield Manager per vCenter Server (8GB RAM)
1 DSVA per ESXi host (2GB RAM)
For Production - SQL or Oracle Database
In this series, we will use the embedded Apache database, but this is not supported in Production environments.
2. Open web browser and visit Trend's website to download software
Trend's download center does not require registration.
Under the "Server and Storage" section, we will download the required Deep Security components.
3. Download the required components
Deep Security Virtual Appliance
Deep Security Manager
Deep Security Relay (the Notifier is optional)
Be sure to select the "Patch" tab. Trend's Product patches are actually the latest release, so downloading the patch will give you everything you need. Be sure to save the components to a single directory.
The Notifier allows agentless protection to provide feedback to users if they encounter anti-malware. Without the notifier, this experience can be rather unfriendly.
4. Open web browser and visit VMware's website to download software
Make sure your ESXi server is up to date with the current firmware with - 2 Easy steps to upgrade VMware vSphere Hypervisor ESXi 7.0 GA to ESXi 7.0bs Build 16321839 by downloading and applying the update directly from VMware.