To allow the device selected by the update agent to directly communicate with the virtual Administration Server in order to act as connection gateway, the Network Agent must be installed locally on this device.
The procedure of local installation of Network Agent on the device defined as update agent is the same as local installation of Network Agent on any network device.
The following conditions must be met for a device selected as an update agent:
The following format is used for the virtual Administration Server address: <Full address of the physical Administration Server to which the virtual Server is subordinate>/<Name of virtual Administration Server>.
After Network Agent with specified settings is installed on a device, Kaspersky Security Center performs the following actions automatically:
It is necessary and sufficient to install Network Agent locally on the device that is assigned as the update agent for the Managed devices group in the organization's network. You can install Network Agent remotely on devices that act as update agents in the nested administration groups. To do this, use the update agent of the Managed devices group as connection gateway.