How to configure a device
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Article Summary

For the proper functioning of the solution, a correct registration of the devices is essential. Discrepancies can affect the behavior of the software.

You have two ways to access the Devices configuration area. To do so, follow the steps below:

  1. Quick Actions: in the toolbar, ath the top of the senhasegura platform, click the icon represented by a sheet of paper with the sum sign and select Device. This action will load a pop-up window witht the Device form.
  2. Grid Menu: in the top left corner, click the icon represented by a box of nine squares, and select Devices.

In case you select the second way, you'll need to select Devices on the side menu. To do this, proceed as follows:

  1. Select, on the side menu, Devices to load the list of devices.
  2. Click on the Display Actions icon, identified by the three vertical dots, and select + New.

A pop-up window will show the Device form with the data to be filled in to register a new device in the senhasegura platform.

How to configure devices

Fill in the following data to configure a new device:

Information's tab

  1. IP, hostname, or URL: fill in the address to which the device is registered and accessible.
  2. Device name: fill in with a name for internal use.
  3. Device type: select desired type.
  4. Manufacturer: select relevant manufacturer.
  5. Model: select device model.
  6. Site: select the division/local this device belong to.
  7. Tags: fill in the desired tags.

In the Domain Settings session, select the desired domain. To add other domains, click on the Add icon, identified by the sum symbol.

Info

The fields Device type, Manufacturer, Model, and Site can be registered directly on the device enrollment screen if the entered value doesn't exist.

All device registration, modification, and inactivation operations are sent via Syslog.

Important

Changes and deactivations may affect access to devices and credentials.

Connectivity's tab

  1. Network connector: select the required network connector.
  2. Connectivity: select the type of connection (HTTP, Telnet, VNC, etc.).
  3. Port: fill in the port for communication.
Info

Connectivity tests are performed via TCP socket. It's possible to configure the platform to use the device with two applications and the same protocol, but you must configure different ports.

Important

When the default port is modified, the change is reflected only on the specific device being edited.

Additional settings' tab

  1. Criticality: select the degree of criticality (High, Medium, or Low).
  2. Remote session configuration: add regular expressions to handle custom authentications.
  3. Click the Save button.
Info

It's recommended to use protocols with encryption support if possible.

Info

In case you need a more detailed explanation about the items of devices, you can access the Reference for devices documentation.

Next

  1. How to configure device categories
  2. How to manage devices
  3. How to manage devices without credentials.
  4. How to check the device connectivity.
  5. Reference for devices.
  6. Reference for device filters.

Do you still have questions? Reach out to the senhasegura Community.


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