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how configure mac authentication extreme solution by nac or policy manager

  • 30 June 2017
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hi , I have to configure "mac authentication" on extreme summit 670 or 440 or 460, I have available, both NAC - IA-A-20 and netsight with policy manager, Where do I need to configure mac authentication? on the nac add the switches and then apply the policy from the policy manager? or without nac and configure Only between switch and policy manager?

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Hey Mauran!

You Will need to configure authentication on the switches and it can be configured in policy manager. Here are a few articles that may be helpful here that will describe the configuration as well as basic operation of the NAC authentication and authorization engine.

https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/How_To/How-to-configure-netlogin-dot1x-via-policy...

https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/How_To/How-to-configure-Mac-based-Netlogin-with-t...

https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/Q_A/Understanding-NAC-Basic-operation-of-authenti...

Best Regards!
thanks.
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Hi Mauran

Another reference about Mac authentication.
How to configure local authentication in NAC
https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/How_To/How-to-configuration-local-authentication-...

Best regareds,
Bin

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