Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Aruba Dynamic Segmentation

Anybody with experience configuring Aruba Mobility Controllers would be aware of how powerful the inbuilt DPI (Deep Packet Inspection) capable stateful firewall is. In a wireless infrastructure, majority of the time, the access points are deployed in tunnel mode which means all client traffic is tunnel from the AP to the controller via GRE encapsulation. [...]

By | March 26th, 2020|Aruba, BLOG|0 Comments

Use Case: Remote Office Network Access Using VPN CONCENTRATORS

A VPN concentrator is a Networking device that allows an individual to connect to a network from anyplace in the world, through multiple VPN tunnels. VPN concentrators offer administrative capabilities such as data encryption and decryption, end-to-end data delivery, VPN tunnels establishment, user authentication.     As the above illustration provides a solution for a remote office [...]

By | March 25th, 2020|BLOG, Case studies/WP, Fortigate|0 Comments

Use Case: IPsec VPN For Remote User With Forti-Client

  In the above use case, the user is able to access the office network and also use the internet through the IPSec VPN tunnel. The advantage is that UTM can be applied for internet traffic.   Instead of using SSL VPN for remote users, the network admin can configure a dial-up IPSec tunnel for [...]

By | March 25th, 2020|BLOG, Case studies/WP, Case studies/WP, Fortigate|0 Comments

DYNAMIC PATH STEERING

DPS policies are used to determine the WAN circuit that is selected for specific users, applications and destinations. The selected paths can be a single WAN uplink or a group of WAN uplinks for traffic load balancing. Dynamic path selection works based on a list of rules mapped in the policy, threshold settings based on [...]

By | March 19th, 2020|Aruba|0 Comments

Adding licenses on Clearpass

There are multiple features we can use on Clearpass each of which requires a license. These include Platform, Access, Onguard and Onboard. ClearPass Platform Activation Key: The ClearPass Platform License is the base-level license and enables ClearPass on the appliance, including the Policy Manager and Guest user interface. You must have a ClearPass Platform license [...]

By | March 17th, 2020|Aruba, BLOG, ClearPass, ClearPass|0 Comments

Aruba MPSK implementation per user instead of per device

Introduction:   Aruba MPSK was introduced in the AOS release 8.4.x, a feature using which you can leverage the use of different PSK’s for different devices. The traditional approach is well documented in the link below: https://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Security/Setting-up-MPSK-for-headless-IoT-devices/td-p/522858   Need for per user MPSK:   We at Airowire Networks had the privilege of working with a [...]

By | March 17th, 2020|Aruba, BLOG, ClearPass, ClearPass|0 Comments

Use Case: FortiGate active-passive HA in AWS environment between two different Availability Zones

In the AWS environment, we can deploy and also perform HA between two different Fortigate Instances residing in two different Availability Zones. One FortiGate unit acts as a master/primary node and other as a slave/secondary node. This HA is called "Unicast HA" specific to the AWS environment in comparison to an equivalent feature provided by [...]

By | March 11th, 2020|BLOG, Fortigate|0 Comments

Use Case: Fortigate SD-WAN Implementation Across PAN India Using Fortimanager

Introduction to SD-WAN SD-WAN is a software-defined wide area network architecture that enables organizations to modernize their traditional WAN networks to meet the growing needs of digital evolution. With SD-WAN solutions, organizations gain high-performance networking capabilities that support digital transformation (DX) initiatives to simplify operations which enhance business agility. Client’s Infrastructure The customer is a [...]

By | March 3rd, 2020|BLOG, Case studies/WP, Case studies/WP, Fortigate|0 Comments