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Iuwne10 S02 L07


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Iuwne10 S02 L07

  1. 1. Basic Cisco WLAN Installation Configuring and Migrating Standalone Access Points
  2. 2. Managing the Access Point <ul><li>Console port </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires rollover cable </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Telnet </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires an IP address </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Web browser </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires an IP address </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Preferred connection </li></ul></ul><ul><li>To set an IP address: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use DHCP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use Cisco IP Setup Utility (IPSU) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Set using console port </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Default username and password </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Web browser: blank/Cisco </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Telnet: Cisco/Cisco </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Console port: enable password (Cisco) </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Main Menu: Home
  4. 4. Express Setup Menu
  5. 5. Express Security Setup
  6. 6. Network Interfaces
  7. 7. Network Interfaces (Cont.)
  8. 8. Radio1-802.11A Network Interface
  9. 9. Radio1-802.11A Network Interface (Cont.)
  10. 10. Aironet AP Cisco IOS-to-LWAPP Conversion <ul><ul><li>Allows standalone APs to be converted to lightweight (LWAPP) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Converted APs can join a Cisco WLC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires an upgrade tool (software application), WCS or AP CLI </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Telnet must be enabled on WCS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support for multiple AP conversions at a time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AP must be at a minimum version of Cisco IOS before upgrade </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ability to revert back to Cisco IOS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Console/Telnet/SSH/HTTP/HTTPS offer limited features when in LWAPP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Manufacturer installed certificates and self-signed certificates supported </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1130, 12XX, 1300 can be migrated; 1400 can’t be; 1500 is LWAPP only </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Cisco IOS-to-LWAPP Conversion Utility
  12. 12. Cisco IOS-to-LWAPP Conversion Utility (Cont.) <ul><ul><li>AP IP address, Telnet username, Telnet password, enable password </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hardware-specific file image </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>DNS not mandatory when using the utility, mandatory when using WCS </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Cisco IOS-to-LWAPP Conversion Utility (Cont.)
  14. 14. LWAPP-to-Cisco IOS Conversion <ul><li>Can be done from the controller CLI </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If the access point joined a controller </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use config ap tftp-downgrade tftp-server-ip-address filename access-point-name </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Can be done from the AP subnet with default address </li></ul><ul><li>Requires physical access to the AP </li></ul>
  15. 15. Adding Standalone Access Points to WCS Limited standalone AP support starting with v4.2 WCS
  16. 16. Converting APs to LWAPP Using WCS
  17. 17. Converting APs to LWAPP Using WCS (Cont.) Once added to WCS, standalone AP can be converted to LWAPP using a template
  18. 18. Summary <ul><ul><li>Standalone access points can be managed directly using CLI or web interface. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The express setup and express security can be used to provide a simple configuration. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Cisco IOS-to-LWAPP conversion utility can be used to convert a standalone AP to LWAPP mode. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This process can also be run from the Cisco WCS, if the AP was added while in standalone mode. </li></ul></ul>