Deploying and managing Defender for Endpoint on linux at Scale is something you’ll have to use linux management tools, think of Puppet or Ansible. Manual is an option, but not ideal at scale.
However, there is definitely a use case for manual operations and troubleshooting of the agent — especially locally at and endpoint — that’s why there’s a powerful Command line interface built into the agent.
and the magic all happens behind the initial command:
It’s all fun uphill from there!