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Configuring Aruba Location Services (CALS)

 

Course Overview

This course teaches you about the Meridian Bluetooth beacons as well as the Analytics and Location Engine (ALE) platform. Participants learn in-depth technical features and have an opportunity to tackle hands-on labs in this 3 day instructor-led course. This course teaches participants about topics such as Meridian Appmaker and SDK, maps and app content creation. Students are provided with a technical overview of beacon deployment and troubleshooting, with hands-on labs. In this course, participants learn about the ALE platform and integration with Third-party analytics providers. The course covers ClearPass integration with Aruba Location Services and Meridian powered Applications.

Course Content

  • Meridian AppMaker, BLE, and ALE Introduction
  • Maps and Placemarks
  • Pages and Events
  • Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Beacon Positioning and Notification
  • Campaigns and Notifications
  • Beacon Deployment and Installation
  • Remote Beacon Management
  • Operations and maintenance
  • ALE and Analytics
  • Integration with ClearPass

Who should attend

This course is designed for individuals responsible for the design and creation of a Meridian powered App and deployment of a Beacon infrastructure. Additionally, it is also beneficial for individuals evaluating the ALE product and integration with Third Party Analytics.

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Course Objectives

After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:

  • Understand Aruba location services, BLE, and ALE
  • Demonstrate creating an App with Maps, Placemarks, Pages and Events
  • Identify BLE Beacon Positioning and Notification
  • Understand Campaigns and Notifications
  • Demonstrate Beacon Management and Operations
  • Troubleshooting Beacon deployments and campaigns
  • Integrate ClearPass with Aruba location Services.

Outline: Configuring Aruba Location Services (CALS)

Meridian AppMaker, BLE, and ALE Introduction
  • Aruba Location Services and Meridian Product line
  • Key Features of the Meridian Platform
  • ALE and Analytics
  • Deployment models/ Customer Use cases
  • Licensing
  • AppMaker vs SDK App
  • Downloading/Navigating an App
Maps and Placemarks
  • App Creation Process
  • Building an App
  • Maps
  • Placemarks
  • Routes
  • Downloading App Viewer
  • Viewing App in App Viewer
  • Self-guided Wayfinding in an App
Pages and Events
  • Creating Pages in AppMaker
  • Types of Pages
  • Creating Lists
  • Events
  • App Theme
  • Language Localization
Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Beacon Positioning and Notification
  • Basics 

  • Beacon Location vs Proximity 
Beacon
  • Beacons App
  • Deploying Beacons
  • Beacons in Meridian Editor
  • Beacons Monitoring and Troubleshooting
Campaigns and Notifications
  • Deploying a Proximity Beacon
  • Creating Campaigns
  • Associating a Beacon to a campaign
  • Testing and resetting campaigns
Beacon Deployment and Installation
  • RF Design review
  • Beacon Deployment Models
  • Antenna Patterns
  • Beacon Installation
Remote Beacon Management
  • Product Options
  • Architecture
  • Supported Controllers/AP models
  • Battery Powered vs USB beacons
  • Configuration and Features
  • Deploying an Aruba Sensor
Operations and maintenance
  • Beacons walk-through mode
  • Beacons Maintenance
  • Replacing Beacons
  • Deleting Beacons
  • Moving Beacons
  • Updating Apps in the App Store
  • License Renewals
  • Reports
ALE and Analytics
  • Why analytics
  • ALE architecture
  • ALE interface
  • Third party analytics
  • ALE scaling and licensing
Integration with ClearPass
  • Integration components
  • ClearPass integration
  • OAuth2
  • Configure ClearPass for OAuth2/Meridian
Online Training

Duration 3 days

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

 
Schedule

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.