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:
- In the Aruba Central app, set the filter to a Gateway group.
The dashboard context for the group is displayed.
- Under Manage, click Devices>Gateways.
A list of gateways is displayed in the List view.
- Click Config.
The configuration page is displayed for the selected group.
- Ensure you are in the .
- Click > .
- Click the + icon to add a user role in the table.
- Click the + icon in the
The Role Assignment pop-up appears.
- 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,
- From the Authentication drop-down list, select the authentication type as Cloud Guest.
Theis auto-populated. There is no option to set the initial role.
- Select the
Ensure that a guest splash page (Guests ->Splash Pages) is configured with Cloud Authentication and Policy or a social login.
from the drop-down list.
- Select the from the drop-down list.
To update the detailed configuration settings, see the Advanced mode configurations:
Roles - contains initial role configuration (guest redirect role)
Auth Servers - Authentication Servers and Server Groups
Role Assignments (AAA Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting. AAA is a security framework to authenticate users, authorize the type of access based on user credentials, and record authentication events and information about the network access and network resource consumption. Profile) - Authentication profile
L3 Authentication - Captive Portal A captive portal is a web page that allows the users to authenticate and sign in before connecting to a public-access network. Captive portals are typically used by business centers, airports, hotel lobbies, coffee shops, and other venues that offer free Wi-Fi hotspots for the guest users. Authentication Profile
- Click Save in the Role Assignment window.
The settings are saved and the Role Assignment table is updated with the configured values.