In addition to on-premises deployment, Netwrix Auditor offers the deployment options that can speed time-to-value by getting you up and running in less than 15 minutes. These are:

  • Virtual appliance—If you run a Microsoft Hyper-V or VMware vSphere, you can deploy Netwrix Auditor as a virtual appliance. Virtual appliance is a VM image file with installed Netwrix Auditor.

    Navigate to the Netwrix website at https://www.netwrix.com/virtual_appliances.html and start the Virtual Appliance Download Manager.

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  • Cloud deployment—If you have an active AWS or Azure Marketplace account, you can deploy Netwrix Auditor in the cloud. The Netwrix Auditor virtual machine image consists of Windows Server 2016 and Netwrix Auditor. The image also contains Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Express with native Reporting Services installed.

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NOTE: You can also add Netwrix Auditor Virtual Appliance to the Content Library of your VMware Cloud on AWS SDDC and then deploy this Virtual Appliance to the cloud-based ESXi host, following the steps described in this guide. In this deployment scenario, Netwrix Auditor will be able to work with other VMs running on that ESXi host.