As those of you who read the most recent newsletter know, Tom is taking a full time position with Microsoft and I am going to be taking over some of his former duties here on ISAserver. Many of you already know me through my work on Windowsecurity. For those who don't, you can find out more about at www. Introduction I love new things, and I am excited about coming into this new position just in time to introduce a new product: Of course, the real beginning is the planning phase, where you determine what the hardware requirements are going to be, and what role the TMG firewall is going to play on your network.
This subscription is only offered through Microsoft Volume Licensing programs, and must be purchased separately from Forefront TMG This field receives the number that represents your Enterprise Agreement EA. The following steps show you where you make these choices in the GSW. Figure 2 - GSW deployment options 3.
In the Welcome to the Deployment Wizard page, click Next 4. Figure 4 - Entering the license in GSW 6. Open the Forefront TMG management console 2. In the right pane, click Launch Getting Started Wizard 4. In this case, you need to accomplish this task in a different way. In the left pane, 3. Expand a. Select Web Access Policy 5. In the Malware Inspection page, click License Details. Figure 6- License details in Malware Inspection controls 8.
If you want to activate your license, enter the Enterprise Agreement number and expiration date in the fields provided as shown below: Figure 7 - Entering license details in MI control 9. Thus, they created two new alerts specific to this feature set as shown below: These two alerts are enabled by default and both are configured to write an event to the Windows Application event log when they are triggered.
This makes it possible for any standard server monitoring system to be monitor for these alerts and thus make you aware when you need to take action regarding your license. If your license has expired, and you attempt to initiate an update cycle from the Update Center in Forefront TMG management, this action will result in the warning message shown below: