Creating an MSP Group Persona with ArubaOS 10 Architecture

To manage device configuration using UI configuration containers in Aruba Central, you can create a UI group and assign devices. During the group creation, you can assing a persona and select an architecture for the group.

Device Combinations for MSP Group Persona

The following are the valid combinations for a group persona with ArubaOS 10 ArubaOS 10 (AOS 10) is the distributed network operating system working with Aruba Central that controls Aruba Access Points (APs) and optional gateways. architecture.

Table 7: Device Combinations

Device Type

Architecture

AP Network Role

GW Network Role Switches Monitoring Only

AP

ArubaOS 10/ArubaOS 8

Campus/Branch

N/A

N/A

N/A

Gateway

ArubaOS 10

N/A

Branch/Mobilty

N/A

N/A

Gateway

ArubaOS 8

N/A

Branch

N/A

N/A

Switch

No architecture

N/A

N/A

AOS-S and AOS-CX

N/A

  • AP
  • Gateway

ArubaOS 10

Campus/Branch

Branch/Mobilty

N/A

N/A

  • AP
  • Gateway

ArubaOS 8

Campus/Branch

Branch

N/A

N/A

  • AP
  • Switch

ArubaOS 10

Campus/Branch

N/A

AOS-S only

N/A

  • AP
  • Gateway
  • Switch

ArubaOS 8

Campus/Branch

Branch/Mobilty

AOS-S only

N/A

AOS 10 Configuration Notes

  • The AOS 10 gateway configurations supports AOS 10 gateway UI at the MSP level.

  • The Clustering option is available only at tenant level.

  • The Clustering tab under High Availability will not be available for AOS 10 gateways at the MSP level.

  • When the AOS 10 group is set to branch gateway persona for Gateway, the clustering is expected to be set to auto-site and default gateway-mode by default at the tenant level.

  • AOS 10 access point configurations at MSP level supports bridge SSID Service Set Identifier. SSID is a name given to a WLAN and is used by the client to access a WLAN network. for AOS 10. Overlay SSIDs can be only configured from tenant level.

  • At the MSP level in the group configuration Basic Mode in Manage > Devices > Gateways > System > Platform page, the This gateway group includes HA pairs option is not available.

  • At the MSP level in the group configuration Advanced Mode in Manage > Devices > Gateways the High Availability tab is removed.

  • At the MSP level in the group configuration Guided Setup under the System section in the Platform page the This gateway group includes HA pairs option is not available.

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