Requirements for Managed Detection and Response for Microsoft Azure

Virtual IDS and Scanner appliance requirements

The following provides requirement information to install an Alert Logic IDS virtual and scanner appliance in an Azure environment.

Instance type sizes

The following table shows the select compute instance types that Alert Logic runs in Azure.

Appliance type Instance type Peak supported throughput
Scanner Only (Essentials) F2s_v2 N/A
IDS and Scanner F4s_v2 500 Mbps
IDS and Scanner F8s_v2 1 Gbps
IDS and Scanner F16s_v2 2 Gbps