How does eG Enterprise Monitor Cisco Wireless LAN Controller?

eG Enterprise monitors the Cisco Wireless LAN Controller using an eG external agent that is deployed on any remote host in the environment. This agent communicates with the Cisco Wireless LAN Controller and collects the performance metrics from the SNMP-MIB of the controller. To achieve this, eG agent requires the controller to be SNMP enabled.

Managing the Cisco Wireless LAN Controller

Once the pre-requisites for monitoring Cisco Wireless LAN Controller component are fulfilled, follow the broad steps outlined below to manage and then monitor Cisco Wireless LAN Controller component using eG Enterprise:

  1. Add a Cisco Wireless LAN Controller component using the eG admin interface.
  2. Configure tests for the managed Cisco Wireless LAN Controller component.

Steps 1 and 2 above are discussed elaborately in the following topics:

Adding a Cisco Wireless LAN Controller

Configuring Tests for the Cisco Wireless LAN Controller