Configuring the LDAP Server (NSM Procedure)

You can configure the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server, using the LDAP Server option.

To configure LDAP server:

  1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device to select it.
  3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, expand Access.
  4. Select Ldap Server.
  5. Add or modify settings as specified in Table 10.
  6. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the changes.
    • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.

Table 10: LDAP Server Configuration Details

TaskYour Action

Configure the LDAP server.

  1. Click Add new entry next to Ldap Server.
  2. In the Name box, enter the name of the server.
  3. In the Comment box, enter the comment.
  4. From the Port list, select the port number on which to contact the RADIUS server (LDAP server)
  5. In the Source Address box, enter a valid IPv4 address configured on one of the router interfaces. On M Series routers only, the source address can be an IPv6 address and the UDP source port is 514.
  6. From the Routing Instances list, select the routing instance name.
  7. From the Retry list, select the number of times that the router is allowed to attempt to contact a RADIUS server.

    Range: 1 through 10

    Default: 3

  8. From the Timeout list, select the amount of time that the local router waits to receive a response from a RADIUS server.

    Range: 3 through 90

    Default: 5

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