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    Adding the NSX Manager

    Use the Add NSX Manager page to add the NSX Manager in to the Security Director database. Based on the NSX details provided, the Security Director automatically fetches the associated VMware vCenter Server hostname from NSX.

    To add a NSX Manager:

    1. Select Devices > NSX Managers.

      The NSX Managers page appears.

    2. Click the add icon (+)..

      The Add NSX Manager page appears.

    3. Complete the configuration by using the guidelines in Table 1.
    4. Click Finish to complete the configuration.

      After adding the NSX Manager, you must register the vSRX VM as a Juniper security service with the NSX Manager. See Registering Security Service.

    Table 1: Fields on the Add NSX Manager Page

    Field

    Description

    Name

    Enter the name of the NSX manager.

    Host

    Enter the IPv4 address of the NSX manager.

    Port

    Enter the port number of the NSX Manager. The NSX Manager and Security Director use SSL to communicate on TCP port 443.

    Username

    Enter the username of the NSX Manager to allow Security Director to authenticate the communication.

    Password

    Enter the password of the NSX Manager to allow Security Director to authenticate the communication.

    Description

    Enter a description about the NSX Manager; you can use a maximum of 255 characters.

    SSL Certificate

    View the SSL certificate required to authenticate the NSX Manager.

    Accept SSL Certificate

    Select this option to accept the SSL certificate. This is a mandatory field.

    Service Manager Registration

    SD Username

    Enter the username of Security Director to allow the NSX Manager to authenticate its communication with Security Director.

    SD Password

    Enter the password of Security Director to allow the NSX Manager to authenticate its communication with Security Director.

    License Key

    Enter the license key of vSRX VM.

    Associated vCenter - vCenter Server

    Host

    Enter the IPv4 address of the VMware vCenter Server.

    Port

    Enter the port number of the VMware vCenter Server. Default: 443

    Username

    Enter the username of the VMware vCenter Server. Security Director uses these credentials to discover the vCenter server and fetch the VM inventory details.

    Password

    Enter the password of the VMware vCenter Server. Security Director uses these credentials to discover the vCenter Server and fetch the VM inventory details.

    SSL Certificate

    View the SSL certificate required to authenticate the vCenter Server.

    Accept SSL Certificate

    Select this option to accept the SSL certificate. This is a mandatory field.

    Modified: 2017-07-24