After configuration updates are performed on devices through NSM either in Firewall View or by applying templates, you can review the updates (see ), and then commit (so that the changes are locked) and deploy the changes to the device(s) for the updates to be effective.
The commit and deploy action can be performed in any of following ways:
In the Firewall View: Commit & Deploy menu allows you to commit and deploy updates for a firewall. After the configuration changes are made to any device, the Commit and Deploy menu item notifies configuration updates that are awaiting commit and deploy. See Committing and Deploying Updates in the Firewall View.