This topic provides an overview of the BMC Helix Vulnerability Management offering. For BMC Helix Vulnerability Management product-specific information, click here.
The following items are documented for this service:
BMC Helix Vulnerability Management services are available with the purchase of any of the following line items from your ordering document:
Unit of Measurement
|BMC Helix Vulnerability Management for Servers on BMC Cloud||per asset - average server endpoint - SaaS|
With the "per asset - average server endpoint - SaaS" unit of measurement, a subscription is required for the highest monthly average of server endpoints monitored, managed or discovered by the service. “Server endpoints” include any virtual or physical computer that provides a service for other computers or users connected to it via the Internet, extranet, intranet, or other networked technologies. Each virtual machine, regardless of the environment it is hosted in, is considered a server endpoint.
The following additional terms apply to the BMC Helix Vulnerability Management service:
Your purchase of BMC Helix Vulnerability Management provides the following environment:
Purchasing the BMC Helix Vulnerability Management service also requires its corresponding on premises component as follows:
This product may be purchased under a separate licensing agreement and must be installed prior to activation of the BMC Helix Vulnerabilty Management service. Once TSSA is installed on your premises, you must provide BMC with the IP (or virtual IP) address of the TSSA Application Server and its Web Services REST API port number. This information will be used by BMC to generate a key that will enable you to connect your BMC Helix Vulnerability Management service to your on premises TSSA implementation.
Download instructions for TSSA are provided with the welcome email you received after the sales order is processed by BMC. If you did not receive this email, please contact BMC Support.
The BMC Helix Vulnerability Management service is compatible with TSSA version 8.9.04 Patch 1 and higher. Installation and configuration of TSSA is the customer's sole responsibility.