Ruckus 9.8 or above (ZD managed)

IMPORTANT: This guide is for the Ruckus ZoneDirector release 9.8 or above. If you are using release 9.6 or 9.7 please select Ruckus AP (ZD v9.7 or below) in your portal and use that guide instead.


Open a web browser and log in to your Ruckus ZoneDirector

Click on "Configure" on the top menu 

 

Click on "AAA Servers" on the left menu and then "Create New". Configure with the below settings:

  • Name: Guest WiFi
  • Type: RADIUS
  • Auth Method: PAP
  • Backup RADIUS support: Ticked

  • First Server IP Address: *insert radius_server_ip here*
  • Port: 1812
  • Shared Secret: *insert radius_secret here*
  • Confirm Secret: as above

  • Second Server IP Address: *insert radius_server2_ip here*
  • Port: 1812
  • Shared Secret: *insert radius_secret here*
  • Confirm Secret: as above

  • Press OK to save


Click "Create New" again and configure with the below settings:

  • Name: Guest WiFi Acct
  • Type: RADIUS Accounting
  • Backup RADIUS Support: Ticked

  • First Server IP Address: *insert radius_server_ip here*
  • Port: 1813
  • Shared Secret: *insert radius_secret here*
  • Confirm Secret: as above

  • Second Server IP Address: *insert radius_server2_ip here*
  • Port: 1813
  • Shared Secret: *insert radius_secret here*
  • Confirm Secret: as above

Press OK to save

Click on "Hotspot Services" on the left menu and then "Create New".


  • NameGuest Wi-Fi
  • Login Page*insert access_url here*
  • Redirect to the following URL*insert redirect_url here*
  • Authentication ServerGuest Wi-Fi
  • Accounting ServerGuest Wi-Fi Acct
  • Wireless Client IsolationFull

    Walled Garden: Add the following domains one by one:

*.*insert access_domain here*
*.openweathermap.org
*.cloudfront.net
*.venuewifi.com
*.stripe.com

If you wish to support social network logins, you also need to add the domains below for each network you plan to support


FacebookTwitterLinkedInInstagram
*.facebook.com
*.fbcdn.net
*.akamaihd.net
*.connect.facebook.net

*.twitter.com

*.twimg.com

*.linkedin.com
*.licdn.net
*.licdn.com

*.instagram.com


Press "OK" to Save

Click on "WLANs" on the left menu and then "Create New".

 

Configure with the below settings:

  • Name: Guest Wi-Fi
  • ESSID: Whatever you want to broadcast as your wireless network name (SSID)
  • Type: Hotspot Service (WISPr)
  • Authentication Method: Open
  • Encryption Method: Open
  • Hotspot Service: Guest Wi-Fi
  • Priority: High
  • Inactivity Timeout: 60

    Click on "OK"

  

To complete the set up you will need to SSH in to the Ruckus ZoneDirector and type the commands below, one line at a time.

enable
config
no hotspot_redirect_https

wlan "Guest Wi-Fi"
called-station-id-type ap-mac
end


This will set the correct parameter we require for the MAC of the AP to be sent in the RADIUS request.


 

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