MSM Version 6.5, Unified P32 and HP 525 AP

In the last days we get a new software version for the MSM controller and the HP Unified Solution and a new AP, the HP 525 dual-radio 802.11ac AP. MSM Version 6.5 The released MSM version 6.5 brings support for the HP 560 802.11ac AP and the autonomous mode for this AP. Now, you can … Read moreMSM Version 6.5, Unified P32 and HP 525 AP

HowTo: MSM with UAM Captive Portal

This time I would like to show, how to use the UAM captive portal with the MSM solution. As the MSM solution did not support the portal protocol, which is used to transfer all the necessary information from the UAM captive portal server to the access device, we have to use at least one Comware … Read moreHowTo: MSM with UAM Captive Portal

MSM Firmware Release: 6.4.1.0

MSM Dashboard

Last week, the new MSM firmware was made available to the public. This new MSM firmware version is the first maintenance release of the 6.4.x branch. Please have a look into the release notes, which are are available here: http://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/template.BINARYPORTLET/public/kb/docDisplay/resource.process/?spf_p.tpst=kbDocDisplay_ws_BI&spf_p.rid_kbDocDisplay=docDisplayResURL&javax.portlet.begCacheTok=com.vignette.cachetoken&spf_p.rst_kbDocDisplay=wsrp-resourceState%3DdocId%253Demr_na-c04403678-1%257CdocLocale%253D&javax.portlet.endCacheTok=com.vignette.cachetoken I did the upgrade in my lab environment without any issues. For upgrading productive environments, … Read moreMSM Firmware Release: 6.4.1.0

How-To: Controller Discovery

MSM Dashboard

In this post I will share my experience with controller discovery in the network. You will get many information on how the AP can discover the controller and what network requirements needs to be meet to do that. I will cover the following topics: Where to place the AP’s in the network How the discovery process … Read moreHow-To: Controller Discovery

Guest Account Migration from Guest Management ​Tool to IMC UAM

In the old days, many people where using the Guest Management Tool or GMS together with the MSM Controller. This tool was a great piece of software to have a very simple way to create and manage guest accounts on MSM controller. For some larger companies, this tool was too simple. And for an environment … Read moreGuest Account Migration from Guest Management ​Tool to IMC UAM

BYOD: Part 3 – IMC UAM Configuration

This is the third and last post in this series. I will now show how I configured the IMC (Intelligent Management Center) with UAM (User Access Manager) to get all the magic working.  In this post I will describe how to configure the following points: enable the BYOD functionality in UAM setup the Guest functionality … Read moreBYOD: Part 3 – IMC UAM Configuration