Controller-less WLANs

How to configure read only user on IAP?

by ‎08-04-2015 05:48 PM - edited ‎08-04-2015 05:48 PM
Requirement:

In environments, such as enterprises and campus universities, there are instances where few administrators only monitor the IAP clustered networks. For such users, a read only user can be configured on IAP.



Solution:

In IAP software, a provision is given is to configure a read only user in the system settings, under "Admin" tab.



Configuration:

Follow the below steps to configure radius authentication in IAP:

  1. Login to IAP web interface
  2. Select "System" from the main menu and then click on "Admin" tab
  3. Under View Only settings, enter the username and password.

 



Verification

Logout of the IAP web interface and try logging in using the username and password created for read only user.

This read only user will no longer be able to see configuration options. Below screenshot shows the difference of menu options between an administrator and read-only user:

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