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Technical Document

AirGroup Technical Brief

Updated: July 8, 2021

AirGroup is a unique enterprise-class capability that leverages zero configuration networking to enable Bonjour® services such as Apple® AirPrint and AirPlay.

Aruba Validated Design

Aruba SD-Branch: Design and Deployment Guide

Updated: April 5, 2021

This Aruba Validated Design (AVD) outlines design and deployment information for SD-Branch networks.

Technical Document

Aruba CX Data Center: Connecting to AWS Outposts

Updated: January 25, 2021

Aruba customers can extend their private, on-premises data center with AWS Outposts services and provide the necessary integration to allow local workloads to interact with AWS workloads on-premises with support for high bandwidth, low latency, security, and high availability. AWS Outposts can now be deployed in an on-premises data center with Aruba CX switching and seamlessly interoperate with an AWS Outposts rack.

Technical Document

Aruba Central Data Privacy Tech Brief

Updated: November 3, 2020

Aruba Central and the network infrastructure under management are engineered to adhere to strict privacy and compliance requirements of international and industry standards, including GDPR, CCPA, and future certifications including FedRAMP.

Technical Document

ArubaOS 8 Fundamental Guide

Updated: August 26, 2020

The guide outlines all the features enabled through Aruba’s ArubaOS 8 which helps address challenges encountered in modern production networks. AruabOS is the operating system for all Aruba Mobility Controllers (MCs) and controller-managed wireless access points (APs). ArubaOS 8 delivers unified wired and wireless access, seamless roaming, enterprise grade security, and a highly available network with the required reliability to support high density environments.

Technical Document

AirGroup Deployment Guide

Updated: May 26, 2020

How to Deploy AirGroup in an AOS Controller and Aruba Instant environments.

Aruba Validated Design

Aruba Campus for Large Networks: Design and Deployment Guide

Updated: December 10, 2019

This Aruba Validated Design (AVD) outlines design and deployment information for large campus networks. It includes a three-tier LAN design for wired and Mobility Conductor / Mobility Controllers running ArubaOS 8.x for wireless.

Technical Document

Using Aruba SD-WAN-with AWS Transit Gateway Network Manager

Updated: November 27, 2019

This deployment guide describes how to deploy Aruba SD-WAN with AWS Transit Gateway Manager Service.

Technical Document

Orchestrating Virtual Gateways in Public Cloud Infrastructure

Updated: November 7, 2019

This document shows how to orchestrate virtual gateways in public clouds, especially Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Technical Document

Unified Management and Policy Across the Distributed Enterprise

Updated: November 5, 2019

This document shows how SD-WAN establishes and correlates policy across LAN, WAN and Wireless networks.

Technical Document

Aruba SD-WAN Dynamic Path Steering with SLA

Updated: November 5, 2019

This brief describes concepts with examples for DPS.

Technical Document

Using Aruba SD-WAN with Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN

Updated: November 4, 2019

This deployment guide describes how to deploy Aruba SD-WAN with Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN.

Technical Document

Optimizing Software as a Service with Aruba SD-WAN

Updated: October 31, 2019

This document provides examples of optimizing the performance of SaaS applications (such as Office 365, Salesforce, Dropbox, etc.).

Validated Reference Design

Optimizing WLAN for Roaming Devices

Updated: October 22, 2019

This Solution Guide describes best practices for implementing massively scalable Aruba 802.11 wireless networks to support Wi-Fi phones, handheld scanning terminals, voice badges, and mobile computers. It addresses six areas of network planning to ensure a high quality of service for roaming data and voice sessions: device configuration, airtime optimization, roaming optimization, IP mobility configuration, IP multicast configuration, and interference resistance. The new “Wi-Fi Design for Apple Products” chapter was written by Apple for this guide to explain optimal design practices for Apple devices.

Aruba Validated Design

Aruba Campus for Midsize Networks: Design and Deployment Guide

Updated: October 7, 2019

This Aruba Validated Design (AVD) outlines design and deployment information for midsize campus networks. It includes a two-tier LAN design for wired and Instant Access Points for wireless.

Aruba Validated Design

SD-WAN Quality of Service: Supplemental Guide

Updated: June 27, 2019

The guide is a supplemental to the SD-Branch for Midsize Networks design guide and focuses on QoS in the gateways. It discusses how to set 802.1p CoS for queuing applications in the gateway and DSCP for applications passing through a managed SP.

Validated Reference Design

Mobile First Base Designs Lab for ArubaOS8

Updated: June 6, 2019

This Mobile First Base Designs Lab VRD is a Base Design guide within the VRD core technology series and outlines AOS8 fundamentals.

Aruba Validated Design

Aruba Validated Design: ClearPass AAA for Wireless Clients Quick Start Guide

Updated: May 31, 2019

Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager with Microsoft Active Directory integration initial configuration with requirements to secure wireless network access and provides an explanation of those requirements.

Privacy

GDPR Data Privacy Security Agreement

Updated: April 29, 2019

This GDPR agreement schedule outlines Aruba's product services compliance agreements.

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Privacy

GDPR Customer Communication

Updated: April 29, 2019

This corporate communication outlines Aruba's recognition of GDPR and Aruba's GDPR compliance program.

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Technical Document

Aruba OS-CX OVA EULA

Updated: April 29, 2019

This is an End User License Agreement (EULA) for Aruba OS-CX Open Virtual Appliance (OVA).

Technical Document

Aruba OS-CX OVA ALA

Updated: April 29, 2019

This is an Additional Licensing Authorization (ALA) for Aruba OS-CX Open Virtual Appliance (OVA).

Validated Reference Design

Campus Wireless Network (6.X) Validated Reference Design

Updated: January 2, 2018

This validated reference design (VRD) series provides a structured framework to understand and deploy Aruba Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) focusing on 6.X.

Validated Reference Design

Campus Wireless Network (VLAN Design and Mobility) Validated Reference Design

Updated: January 2, 2018

This validated reference design (VRD) series provides a structured framework to understand and deploy Aruba Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) focusing on VLAN Design and Mobility.

Validated Reference Design

Campus Wireless Network (Security) Validated Reference Design

Updated: January 2, 2018

This validated reference design (VRD) series provides a structured framework to understand and deploy Aruba Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) focusing on Security.

Validated Reference Design

Campus Wireless Network (Redundancy) Validated Reference Design

Updated: January 2, 2018

This validated reference design (VRD) series provides a structured framework to understand and deploy Aruba Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) focusing on Redundancy.

Validated Reference Design

Campus Wireless Network (Planning and Overview) Validated Reference Design

Updated: January 2, 2018

This validated reference design (VRD) series provides a structured framework to understand and deploy Aruba Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) focusing on Planning.

Technical Document

BYOD Deployment Planning Guide

Updated: December 18, 2015

This guide will help with decisions regarding timelines, roles (users and devices), network infrastructure changes if needed, and best practices for leveraging existing third party security defenses.