The Connect Software is running in a virtual environment relying on the physical infrastructure of the provided machine and offers no direct hardware interfaces such as a hardware-based edge device like Connect X300 or Connect X200.

In addition, the Hyper-V manager does not provide specific settings to configure the Firewall. Therefore, the firewall rules and settings must be controlled from the host machine and Operating System (for example, opening of specific ports or asking the Internet Service Provider (ISP) for advanced configurations).