There could be occasions when we need to permit Google play store access for guest users, A common example could be a hotel environment where unauthenticated users are allowed to access the hotel website and directed to Google play store to download their Apps.
Environment : This article applies to all the Aruba Instant APs running a minimum OS version of 220.127.116.11-2.0 and Above.
Configuration Steps :
Aruba Instant has a feature called Walled garden and it typically controls a user's access to web content and services. Walled garden access is needed when an external captive portal is used.
The Google Play app store (play.google.com) is a cloud service, and the addresses it uses may change regularly. This presents a challenge to permit access to those ranges. The current solution is to permit these addresses that are known to be used by the Android Marketplace, as shown here:
This should allow the guest users to download anything on Google Play