Configuring the Aruba controller

On the Aruba Controller, configure through CLI:

  1. Add the switch MAC address to whitelist for authentication. For more information, refer
  2. Add an IP address pool that can be assigned to switch after tunnel creation. The IP range must not overlap with the interfaces IP on the controller.

    ip local pool "ipsec"

  3. Create access lists that permit AirWave traffic and assign them to ap-roles. It is required only if the controller version is less than or If required, you can add specific acls such as sys-switch-role.

    ip access-list session acl

    any any tcp 22 permit

    any any tcp 443 permit

    user-role sys-switch role

    access-list session acl

  4. View the whitelist.