What is Managed service mode in Central ?

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What is Managed service mode in Central ?


Managed service mode allows service providers , resellers , administrators ,retailer to centrally manage and monitor multiple customer accounts 

Service provider :

1: Purchase APs and Subscription from Aruba

2: Create templates for starting config

3: Creates customer and assign config templates 

4: Assign devices to customer and license to devices

5: Change config, manage firmware, troubleshoot, terminate account

Customer :

1: Sign up with Service Provider

2: Plug in AP to the network

3: View dashboard(s), change PSK and guest portal, terminate service and retain AP config


We can enable/disable Manage service mode in Central GUI

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I have lots of groups and configuration in to my Aruba Central account. What happen if I switch to Managed Service mode? Could I lose any configuration?



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