Servers

On this page you can manage databases and backend servers of external user authentication services. External user authentication allows you to validate user accounts against existing user databases or directory services on other servers of your network.

Device Configuration > Configure > Authentication > Servers

Authentication services currently supported are:
  • Novell's eDirectory
  • Microsoft's Active Directory
  • RADIUS
  • TACACS+
  • LDAP

The page displays all existing authentication servers. You can add an authentication server, update or delete them. Following is a description of the table elements:

Name

Displays the name of the authentication server.

IP

Displays the IP address of the authentication server.

Port

Displays the Port of the authentication server.

Type

Displays the type of the authentication server.

Domain/Admin

Displays the domain or admin of the authentication server.

Manage

Displays the available managing options for the authentication server:
  • Edit: Allows you to edit the authentication server.
  • Delete: Allows you to delete the authentication server.

To either add or delete a authentication server, click on the corresponding buttons.