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NAS

A NAS are network gateway equipment that control user access to network, Kiwire is an advanced intelligent AAA with captive portal management platform, NAS will be managed by Kiwire to perform network authentications for users and captive portal. Kiwire are compatible with following popular NAS equipment brands such as:

  • Aruba
  • Mikrotik
  • Ruckus Scz
  • Zebbra
  • Ubiquiti UAP
  • CMCC
  • Meraki
  • Huawei
  • Fortigate
  • WifiDog
  • Xirrus
  • Chilispot
  • Ruijie Wireless Network Range
  • Nomadix
  • Sundray
  • and other Radius Compliant NAS

The number of NAS device allow to add to Kiwire platform are base on your license purchased. Kiwire is able to unify multiple hardware vendors and legacy networks to a centrally managed Wi-Fi platform.

Manage NAS

To access the NAS module click on Devices > NAS from the navigation. On the NAS listing module, you may search for specific NAS device by using the search field. Please refer to Device/Equipment setup guide for instruction on adding respective NAS to Kiwire.

The field and its function description is listed below.

FieldMeaning & Function
NAS IDIdentity of the NAS equipment.
IP ADDRIP address of the NAS equipment.
TypeModel of the NAS equipment.
LocationLocation of NAS equipment.
DescriptionRemark or description of NAS equipment.
ActionModules action:  To edit the NAS equipment.  To delete the NAS equipment.  To set cloud id f0r the NAS equipment.

Add NAS Device

To add a new NAS device, click on “Add NAS” button and populate the required fields. Fill in the field to complete the process.

The field and its function description is listed below.

FieldFunction
Device TypeSelect the relevant NAS device type, if unsure please select the default “Mikrotik” as device type.
NAS IdentifierA unique name to identify the NAS equipment.* NOTE : Mikrotik NAS, please use device identity.
IP AddressIP address of the NAS devices.* NOTE : Its important to put in the correct. IP Address of the NAS as it use as part of authentication. Kiwire will reject unknown IP NAS device IP address as well as advance feature that utilize COA (change of authority).
Shared Secret KeyThe Secret password that the NAS will use to communicate with Kiwire.
COA PortThe change of authority (COA) listening port of the NAS device, this is use for sending disconnect user command or change profile on the fly for user.E.g. Default port is 3799.
NAS UsernameThe administrator username that is use to manage and monitor the NAS.
NAS passwordThe password for the administrator username used.
AddressThe postal address of the NAS equipment is located. This is use for map monitoring function as well.
DescriptionThe description or remark of the NAS equipment.
CommunityCommunity string to allow SNMP access to this device.
SNMPVThe device SNMP version.
MIBManagement Information Base (MIB) to be use in the SNMP request.

Import NAS

Kiwire NAS module also come with add NAS device in bulk function, which provide you capability to add hundred or thousand of NAS devices at one go. To access it click on the “Import NAS” button. The import NAS from CSV file screen will be displayed.

Download the sample CSV file template via “Click here to download sample template” link that given. A sample CSV file will be downloaded. Open the file and fill up with your spreadsheet editor and upload back to the Import NAS function.

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