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Add a Department


You can add departments from the Departments page.

To add a department:

  1. Click Configuration > Shared Objects > Departments.

    The Departments page appears.

  2. Click the add icon (+).

    The Add Department page appears.

  3. Complete the configuration settings according to the guidelines provided inTable 1.
  4. Click OK.

    A confirmation message appears indicating that the department is added successfully.

    You are returned to the Departments page where the department that you added is displayed.

Table 1: Fields on the Add Department Page




Enter a unique name for the department, which can contain alphanumeric characters and some special characters (. -). No spaces are allowed and the maximum length is 15 characters.


Enter a description of the department.


The default VPN to which the department is assigned is displayed.

Note: This field is displayed only if network segmentation is disabled for the tenant.

Data Center Department

Select whether the department is a data center department (True) or not (False).

Note: A data center department can be attached (by using LAN segments) only to enterprise hubs.