Cisco Secure Email Gateway Virtual (Microsoft Azure Platform)

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Cisco is happy to announce that customers may deploy a virtual machine instance inside of Microsoft Azure.



Secure Email Gateway is not available in the Azure Marketplace. Contact your Cisco account team or sales representative for further information on the Azure image and deployement.

:soon: Starting with AsyncOS 15.0 release, this information is be part of the virtual deployment guides and also the "Deploying Cisco Secure Email Virtual Gateway on Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform" guide.


Azure deployments start at AsyncOS 14.2.2-004. AsyncOS versions older than this are not available for Azure.


Keep the following details ready before you start the deployment activity:
• Microsoft Azure account credentials
• Any web browser to launch the Azure portal (
• Cisco Secure Email Gateway Image
• License (Classic/Smart License)
• (Optional): CentOS or Windows system with Azure CLI or PowerShell installed

Azure Sizing

The suggested Azure VM size details for our Secure Email Gateway Virtual are as shown below:

AsyncOS VersionModelAzure VM SizevCPU/coresMemory/RAMNICs
14.2.xc600vStandard D8s v38324

(*) Cisco Secure Email Virtual Gateway supports a maximum of 3 interfaces.

Additional Information

Cisco Secure Email Gateway Documentation

Secure Email Cloud Gateway Documentation

Cisco Secure Email and Web Manager Documentation

Cisco Secure Product (Rebranding) Documentation

Service and Support


To get support for virtual appliances, call Cisco TAC and have your Virtual License Number (VLN) number ready.