HiveManager NG Cloud Management

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Next-generation network management

Plan, configure and deploy wired and wireless networks with cloud-based management for Dell EMC Networking switches and Aerohive APs.

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HiveManager NG - Flexible network management

Flexible network management

HiveManager NG allows administrators to plan, configure and deploy wired and wireless networks and maintain complete control through a powerful cloud platform. The HiveManager NG architecture sets a new standard for simplicity and flexibility by combining:
  • Public or private cloud deployment
  • Streamlined user experience
  • Simplified troubleshooting
  • Operational intelligence
Hivemanager NG - Simplified deployment

Simplified deployment

HiveManager NG offers a simplified deployment workflow and seamless transition from demo to production, featuring:

  • Guided workflow for network policy deployment
  • Interactive step-by-step configuration assistance
  • Ability to swap simulated devices with real devices on RF planner map
  • Automatic connection to HiveManager NG for provisioning
  • Auto-provisioning for devices with network policy and firmware updates

Hivemanager NG - Streamlined configuration

Streamlined configuration

HiveManager NG facilitates device and network configuration via:

  • Device templates for switches and APs with a centralized view of all configuration objects
  • The ability to bulk edit device properties
  • The ability to back up and restore objects, inventory and configuration
  • A command-line interface for device access
Hivemanager NG - Centralized policy management

Centralized policy management

Context-aware user policies with granular and flexible control enable an optimized end-user experience via:

  • Device classification by location and client classification by location, OS type and mandatory access control (MAC) address
  • Customer application definition and multiple user profiles for each service set identifier (SSID)
  • Time-based firewall and quality of service (QoS) policy
  • Application, network and MAC Layer firewall policy rules
  • WIPS policy for rogue AP detection and mitigation
  • Security policies supporting 802.1X, WPA2 and PPSK
User-focused dashboard

User-focused dashboard

The HiveManager NG dashboard includes contextual filters to monitor assets, health status, data usage and security standpoints. Dashboard features include:

  • Key performance indicator (KPI) status cards and widgets with drill down capabilities
  • Time range slider on dashboard for historical view with 360 views of any network policy, AP, client device, user or application
  • Global search function by network policy, MAC address, serial number, user or application name
  • Seven days of historic monitoring and reporting data with Interactive Network Summary Reports and easy sharing capabilities
  • Savable contextual filters by location, SSID, policy, user profile and client OS type


Hivemanager NG - Monitoring and troubleshooting

Monitoring and troubleshooting

HiveManager NG provides real-time and historical views of devices, clients, alarms and events with the ability to act immediately from the monitor interface. Monitoring features include:

  • Device list with rich utilities for advanced configuration and investigation
  • Alarm and event lists with historical and real-time data
  • Savable and reusable filters shared across dashboard and monitor
  • Rogue AP and client monitoring, plus Maps API
  • Help-desk style interface to triage historical and real-time client problems with actionable data for easy resolutions

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Dell EMC offers flexible training programs so your staff can build the right skills to successfully manage and utilize your network to its full potential. Through our personalized approach, your staff gets the exact training they need to improve productivity and adoption, decrease downtime, and reduce end-user support calls.
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