WLAN Configuration

Jumpcloud for Radius

Step #1 Login into your jump server <if not registered, register with your email> Active Directory and LDAP Reimagined   Step #2 Create your Radius client:   Click on Radius tab> click on “+” button to add radius server   We need to make sure, we add the external IP as radius client IP and...

Bonjour Gateway

Mist Bonjour Gateway solution provides assisted bonjour service discovery for users on an enterprise network. The goal is to bring home-like experience and ease of bonjour discovery to the enterprise with role and location-based control on a per-service basis. Mist Bonjour Gateway is a hybrid stateful/stateless solution that leverages service caching to provide quick and...

URL-redirect AVP

Requires 0.7 or newer firmware With our URL-redirect AVP function, you can now configure a WLAN to redirect a user to a particular web page after 802.1X authentication has been successfully completed.  This web redirect can be configured to give the user either full or partial access to the network.  Use the URL-redirect function to...

QoS Override

Override the QoS Priority in the WLAN Configurations page by selecting Override QoS and choosing Wireless Access Class from the dropdown menu.   For QoS override, on downstream (AP->Client), traffic gets marked with whatever QoS override Access Class value that is set. For upstream (Client->AP) marking is not supported so packets are marked with CS0.  

Bridged Virtual Machine Support

By default Mist drops unknown DHCP responses to wireless clients, essentially the client must be directly associated to the AP for DHCP to be forwarded.  This will cause bridged virtual machines to fail DHCP.  Mist has a knob called enable wireless bridging which will allow bridged VMs to be able to connect to a Mist...

Apply Multiple WLANs to APs

We bulk edit WLANs together and assign them to the intended APs with just a single UI configuration change.  You can select the WLANs you wish to edit together and make a single change to be applied across all of them.  In addition to adding APs to WLANs, you can also add and remove labels....

SSID Scheduling

SSID Scheduling  – Multiple Time Ranges SSID Scheduling allows you to customize your WLAN by choosing the exact days and times to broadcast the SSID.  This scheduling function was limited to setting one time period per day, but starting now you may add multiple time ranges for each day.  An example use case for this...

Not all users see everything

Mist does not expose all functionality to all users.  Newer features might be exposed to “beta” users who have asked for access or need access.  There might be firmware dependencies. Security items such as WEP and TKIP have been superseded by more secure protocols and will only be exposed if a customer has a specific...