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Mike, We could add around 100 controllers and 8 Airwave in single ALE server but shoul...
We could add around 100 controllers and 8 Airwave in single ALE server but should not cross the APs limit mentioned in the server sizing guide.
So if you are planning to add individual VCs then max we could add 100 entries in single ALE.
Hi Jeff, I'm the Meridian team's technical writer. We've had some questions about Meridi...
I'm the Meridian team's technical writer. We've had some questions about Meridian and personally identifiable information come up before, so I thought I'd take a little time to explain how all of this works.
In short: Meridian-powered apps do not send personally identifiable information to anyone, whether the Meridian server or a third-party.
Meridian-powered apps use Bluetooth signals generated from Aruba Beacons to calculate a user's current location and also to send notifications--what we call campaigns.
When Aruba Beacons are configured for proximity, they can either send a notification message to the end-user's device or send data along to a third-party server. These campaigns are configured by the Meridian administrator for a particular location. In some cases, for example, a Meridian-powered app may have a user login. A campaign could send that user ID to a third-party endpoint when that user enters a specific area in a location.
By default, though, when a campaign is triggered, no personally identifiable data is sent.
On iOS, the Meridian-powered app sends its identifierForVendor value. On Android, it sends its advertising ID. These are used for the purposes of cooldowns, so that a user doesn't continue to receive the same notification over and over again. These two values can't be used to personally identify someone.
I hope this helps answer your questions. If not, I'm happy to clarify anything that isn't clear.
For more information on this, please see documentation:
I solved it with iCal synchronisation
Hi Fabio, It's possible to import event feeds in XML, RSS, iCal, and JSON formats. ...
It's possible to import event feeds in XML, RSS, iCal, and JSON formats.
We have some documentation about importing feeds into the Editor here:
Let me know if you have any questions.
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Hi Pierre, Our Meridian team has taken a look at your screenshots and determined that th...
Our Meridian team has taken a look at your screenshots and determined that this isn't a bug. It's expected behavior for different devices to display the map differently. Even the same device with different resolution settings would display things differently.
I hope this helps address your concerns.
Pierre, The AS-100 should be provisioned and configured with the 'Beacons' app that is available ...
The AS-100 should be provisioned and configured with the 'Beacons' app that is available from the Apple App Store. Configuration is done from the Meridian App platform (edit.meridianapps.com).
CLI configuration is not recommended, nor supported.
Please make sure that you updated the Beacons App to the latest version, and you are close to your sensor (within few feet/meter). If you have another IOS device available, it may work to retry with that. If you still have problems that the Beacons app does not communicate properly, please contact the HPE Aruba TAC.
Chris, Please double-check that you have set the Control points on all of your maps. To ...
Please double-check that you have set the Control points on all of your maps. To do so, go to maps, press the 'Edit' (pencil) for each map, and set the control points:
I know it sounds strange to link delays to not setting the control points, but I have seen it happen a few times.
As a guidance always set the control points first thing when you start doing work on a map.
thanks herman, the missing control points caused our problems.
Hi Christian, You have two options of doing this. Radius based or authentication text base...
You have two options of doing this. Radius based or authentication text based.
Let's assume, you have a radius server in the background. The portal needs to send back the information for username and password to the IAP. I created a sample pae for this:
<!doctype html> <html lang="de"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0"> <title>External Captive Portal with Username</title> </head> <body> <form method="POST" action="https://securelogin.arubanetworks.com/swarm.cgi"> <input type="hidden" name="cmd" value="authenticate" /> User Name: <br/> <input type="text" name="user" id="user"/> <br/> Password: <br/> <input type="password" name="password" id="password"/> <br/> <input type="submit" value="Login"/> </form> </body> </html>
After the IAP gets the username pasword it uses the radius server to authenticate the user.
I have created a description on my personal blog, have a looke here:
Hi, this is Shawn Kilburn. I am the technical writer for the Meridian team. I thought I'd jump in a...
Hi, this is Shawn Kilburn. I am the technical writer for the Meridian team. I thought I'd jump in and answer your questions. My responses are in bold.
- The customer has a link on his app, which directs to his webpage. This is then displayed in the app. The webpage then has external links to other sites such as Facebook. Is it possible to limit this and make the external links open up in a browser instead. For example, I use the customers app, click on a link which directs me to their webpage and this is displayed within the app. I then click on facebook, which then also displays in the app. They would like to limit this so Facebook is not opened within the app. The reason behind this is because they do not want the app to turn into a browser.
+ This isn't possible in AppViewer, I'm afraid, but individual users can always choose to open external links in their system browser. If someone creates an app using the Meridian SDK, they could force this behavior.
When creating the app I know you either use the SDK or the web based editor. Is it possible to use both to create the app as some things work better using the SDK?
+ Both white-label and SDK Meridian-powered apps use the web-based Meridian Editor. The Meridian Editor provides the content for all Meridian-powered apps. White-label apps are based on the iOS and Android Meridian AppViewer codebase and provide a complete Meridian experience. We recommend this for customers that don't have experience developing iOS and Android apps or that don't have access to mobile developers. The SDK provides a lot more flexibility in terms of how an app looks and what features are available.
+ Would you mind clarifying what you mean by "some things work better using the SDK"? For Meridian functionality, there is no difference in performance between white-label and SDK apps, because they both use the SDK.
Is it possible to create your own placemarks using the editor instead of the SDK? The customer would like to create custom placemarks for his maps.
+ We recommend that customers use the Editor to create placemarks. It is possible to use the Meridian API to create placemarks.
I have read up on some aspects of the SDK and know you can integrate external systems in the app to provide more info to the users. Can you confirm if it is possible to use the SDK to import an external feed for the events? They would like events to be populated using an external feed. The customer advised me that this can be either RSS or using the API.
+ Events can be imported into the Meridian Editor via RSS and custom feeds. This is the recommended method.
For more information on Meridian, I'd recommend reviewing our documentation here: http://docs.meridianapps.com/help/intro_meridian
I hope this information proves helpful. Please let me know if you have any other questions.