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Connecting a USM Anywhere to a USM Central

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The My Subscription page displays if your deploymentEntire process involved in installation, configuration, startup, and testing of hardware and software in a specific environment. has been connected to a USM CentralA federation console that enables centralized security monitoring for multiple AlienVault USM Anywhere and AlienVault USM Appliance deployments. or not.

Deployment Status

USM Central is a unified console that gives you a single place to monitor and manage multiple USM deployments. USM Anywhere displays if you have your deployment connected to a USM Central, the status of that connection, the domain, and since when it is connected.

Deployment status types
Status Description
Connected The deployment is connected to the USM Central environment
Not Connected The deployment is not currently connected to USM Central
Connection Denied A connection request was initiated from the deployment and the request was denied from the USM Central console
Connection Request Sent

A connection request was initiated from the deployment and is awaiting an acceptance or denial.

You can accept or decline the request in the USM Central console.

Connecting

The USM Central is waiting for a USM Anywhere connection.

To connect a USM Anywhere to USM Central

  1. Navigate to SETTINGS > MY SUBSCRIPTION.
  2. Scroll to the Connection to USM Central section and click Connect.
  3. Type the domain for the USM Central instance.
  4. Click Connect.
  5. The system sends a request to USM Central. The connection is not complete until the user accepts the connection request.

    Note: See USM Central Connections for further information.