Integration overview for the Traffic Sensor Management plugin - Security Center Traffic Sensor Management 2.3

Security Center Traffic Sensor Management Plugin Guide 2.3

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Security Center Traffic Sensor Management 2.3
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Security Center Traffic Sensor Management

You can integrate the Traffic Sensor Management and its corresponding devices with Security Center by following a sequence of steps.

Step Task Where to find more information
Understand prerequisites and key issues before deploying
1 Learn what you can do using the plugin.
2 Before installing the plugin, read the release notes to learn about the new features.
3 Understand how the traffic sensor systems and devices connect to Security Center.
Deploy and configure the traffic sensor system
4 Ensure that your traffic sensor system is operating as required by your organization, and that all devices are available and operating as expected.
Install the plugin
5 Verify that the Security Center license has a valid certificate for the plugin. Go to the Config Tool home page, click About > Certificates, and confirm that the plugin is in the list.
  • The license number is included in the product-release email sent by us. This email also includes links to the plugin download package and other license information.
  • To acquire a new license, see License options.
6 Ensure that the server where the plugin will be installed meets the recommended system requirements and is running a compatible version of Security Center.
7 On the Security Center server, download the plugin and install it.
Configure the plugin
8 In Config Tool, create the plugin role.
9 In Config Tool, configure the plugin.
10 In Config Tool, grant user privileges for administrators and operators.
11 Integrate the plugin in Security Center.
Test that the integration works as expected
12 Verify that you can monitor data and alerts.
Set up your operator workstations
13 Install the plugin on each Security Center client workstation from which you want to configure devices.
NOTE: When the plugin is installed on a Security Center server but not your Security Center client workstation, the client receives events and alarms, which you can view in the Monitoring task and the Event window. However, you cannot see the report tasks or configuration tabs. To see the report tasks and configuration tabs, you must install the extension on the client workstation.