Learn about the central campus cloud based management system that lets you centrally manage and monitor wired and wireless networks
The Aruba Central instructor-led, 2-day course covers the central campus cloud based management system that lets you centrally manage and monitor wired and wireless networks. This course covers the Aruba Central management service options for onboarding devices by managing Aruba Instant and Aruba Switches. Participants will view the advanced analytics services and connectivity health of devices and clients, providing insights into Wi-Fi analytics for smart business decisions. Understand how to simplify visitor access management with a fully secure and scalable guest access including guest cloud services. Through lecture and hands-on labs students discover the comprehensive alert management, device connectivity, network health, and user account activity with Aruba Central.
This course is ideal for technical personnel who want a deep-dive into Aruba Central and Network Administrators who need to centralize the management and configuration of Aruba IAPs and Switches.
Latest Central cloud-based management feaetures
Options for IAP clusters and Aruba access switches
Networking, configuration, guest management, report generation and maintenance
Learn how to change a Central account to an MSP account
Changes with an MSP account verses a standalone Central account
Customize your SP information and customer’s logo
Basic process for onboarding devices using Zero touch, cloud key and manually adding devices
Registering a Central account
Subscriptions to manage deices
Troubleshooting onboarding issues
Groups, Sites, Labels
Set up groups for device configurations
Create labels to filter devices for monitoring, managing and reporting purposes
Use sites for installation as well as monitoring, managing and reporting
IAP and Aruba Switch Configuration
Group essentials for configuration
Configuring a new WLAN with an access method
How to name APs
Introduction to Guest Access features
Central management of Aruba access switches
How to configure and monitor Aruba switches
Set up Visual RF floorplans for planning and monitoring
Verify the AP heatmaps and client locations.
Plan an RF layout for new sites
Review the topology layout of the network
Monitoring & Troubleshooting
Overview of monitoring and troubleshooting for groups and devices.
Attach labels, look for IAPS and clients, apply console commands and use troubleshooting commands.
Overview of Wireless Intrusion Detection System (IDS) and Intrusion Protection System (IPS)
IPS and IDS configuration and monitoring options
Clarity, Presence analytic, AppRF and UCC
View application visibility to identify usage and network activity on websites
Clarity subscriptions for network analytics and insight
Presence Analytics subscription to view customer traffic and provide details concerning new visitors and loyal customers
Be familiar with Aruba Central’s Unified Communications app (UCC)
Available subscriptions with UCC
Administration and Maintenance
Create an administrative user
Assign pre-configured roles and a customized role
Generate reports for viewing network information, compliance and performance.
Manage device firmware on your network
Monitor the Audit Trail
Introduction into API and certificates