Configuring Cloud Authentication and Policy for Gateways using Cloud Guest

You can enable Cloud Authentication and Policy for Gateways using Cloud Guest.

To do this, complete the following steps:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, set the filter to a Gateway group.

    The dashboard context for the group is displayed.

  2. Under Manage, click Devices>Gateways.

    A list of gateways is displayed in the List view.

  3. Click Config.

    The configuration page is displayed for the selected group.

  4. Ensure you are in the Basic Mode.
  5. Click Policies > Roles.
  6. Click the + icon to add a user role in the Roles table.
  7. Click the + icon in the Role Assignment table.

    The Role Assignment pop-up appears.

  8. From the VLAN Virtual Local Area Network. In computer networking, a single Layer 2 network may be partitioned to create multiple distinct broadcast domains, which are mutually isolated so that packets can only pass between them through one or more routers; such a domain is referred to as a Virtual Local Area Network, Virtual LAN, or VLAN. ID drop-down list, select a VLAN ID to which this role must be applied,
  9. From the Authentication drop-down list, select the authentication type as Cloud Guest.

    The Initial role is auto-populated. There is no option to set the initial role.

  10. Select the Guest Captive Portal Profile from the drop-down list.

    Ensure that a guest splash page (Guests ->Splash Pages) is configured with Cloud Authentication and Policy or a social login.

  11. Select the Default guest role from the drop-down list.
  12. To update the detailed configuration settings, see the Advanced mode configurations:

  13. Click Save in the Role Assignment window.

    The settings are saved and the Role Assignment table is updated with the configured values.