Getting started with Cloud Secure

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After you have signed up for Cloud Secure and log in to your environment for the first time, there are configuration steps that need to be completed before you can begin collecting and analyzing data access information.

Install an Agent

An Agent is required to collect data for analysis by Cloud Secure. You install the Agent software on a server or VM in your environment. A single Agent can be used for multiple data collectors.

Configure Data Collectors

Cloud Secure collects data from from a User Directory collectors for user information and collects data from storage systems. Cloud Secure uses the data to analyze user access to entities in the storage systems.

  • To configure a User Directory Connector see, User Directory Collector Configuration

  • To configure a Data Collector see the documentation in the menu to the left for each specific Data Collector.