Requirements and considerations for using CylancePROTECT Desktop on virtual machines
CylancePROTECT Desktopon virtual machines
Requirements or considerations
Supported enterprise virtualization technologies
Non-persistent virtual machines
A non-persistent VM is deleted when the session ends and is replaced with the same gold image. When a new VM is created, the
CylancePROTECT Desktopagent registers the VM with the management console, resulting in duplicate devices registered for what should be the same endpoint (older registrations are treated as offline duplicate device records that never come back online).
Use one of the following installation parameters when you install the
CylancePROTECT Desktopagent on the gold image to prevent the duplicate registration of the same VM device:
Memory protection and script control features
Consider the following before you enable memory protection and script control features in a VDI environment:
Option to disable the agent UI
You have the option to disable the
CylancePROTECT Desktopagent UI to conserve overall system resources. For more information, see Windows installation parameters.
To review the issues reported when running the
CylancePROTECT Desktopagent in a virtual environment, see VDI Trending Issues.