Ruckus (ZD managed)

IMPORTANT: This guide is for the Ruckus ZoneDirector release 9.8 or above. Earlier versions are not supported.


Start by logging into your Ruckus ZoneDirector web interface.

Step 1 - AAA servers

Click Configure at the top and then AAA Servers on the left. Click Create New and configure with:

Name
Guest WiFi
Type
RADIUS
Auth Method
PAP
Backup RADIUS support
Enabled
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

Click OK to save. Next, click Create New again and configure with:

Name
Guest WiFi Acct
Type
RADIUS Accounting
Backup RADIUS support
Enabled
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

Click OK to save.

Step 2 - Hotspot

Click Hotspot Services on the left and then Create New. Configure with:

Name
Guest Wi-Fi
WISPr Smart Client Support
None
Login Page
*insert access_url here*
Redirect to the following URL
*insert redirect_url here*
Authentication Server
Guest Wi-Fi
Accounting Server
Guest Wi-Fi Acct
Wireless Client Isolation
Full
Walled Garden

Add the following domains one by one:

*.*insert access_domain here*

*.cloudfront.net

*.venuewifi.com

*.openweathermap.org

*.stripe.com

Note: If you wish to support social network logins, you also need to add the URL entries below for each network you plan to support:

Facebook:

*.facebook.com

*.fbcdn.net

*.akamaihd.net

connect.facebook.net


Twitter:

*.twitter.com

*.twimg.com


LinkedIn:

*.linkedin.com

*.licdn.net

*.licdn.com


Instagram:

*.instagram.com


Click OK to save.

Step 3 - WLAN

Next, click WLANs on the left then Create New. Configure with:

Name
Guest Wi-Fi
ESSID
Guest Wi-Fi (or whatever you wish)
Type
Hotspot Service (WISPr)
Authentication Method
Open
Encryption Method
Open
Hotspot Service
Guest Wi-Fi
Priority
High
Inactivity Timeout
120

Click OK to save. To complete the set up you will need to SSH in to the 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


The configuration is now complete.


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