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USM Anywhere Deployment Types and Scalability

USM Anywhere scales with your business needs. Using the following deployment types, you can add or remove sensors, bring on addition cloud servicesA cloud service is any resource that is provided over the Internet. The most common cloud service resources are Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)., and scale central log management as your business needs change.

On-Premises

USM Anywhere provides ESXi VMware and Microsoft Hyper‑V sensors to support an on-premises (private cloud) deployment.

VMware ESXi Microsoft Hyper-V
  • ESXi API asset discovery
  • NIDS packet inspection
  • ESXi log monitoring and alerting
  • Network asset discovery
  • NIDS packet inspection
  • Network asset discovery

Cloud and Multi-Cloud

USM Anywhere provides Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure sensors to support deployment on a public cloud. If your organization deploys resources into both of these cloud services, you can use both sensors to monitor your assets.

Amazon Web Services Microsoft Azure
  • AWS API asset discovery
  • Azure API asset discovery
  • CloudTrail monitoring and alerting
  • Azure REST Monitor (formerly Insight Logs) monitoring and alerting
  • S3 access log monitoring and alerting
  • Azure infrastructure assessment
  • ELB access log monitoring and alerting
  • Azure Security Alerts
  • AWS infrastructure assessment
  • Azure Windows Log Locations

Hybrid Cloud

A hybrid cloud deployment uses a combination of private (VMware and/or Hyper‑V) and public cloud (AWS and/or Azure) sensors.