Dell Wyse ThinOS Version 9.1 Migration Guide

PDF

Register ThinOS devices by using DHCP option tags

About this task

You can register the devices by using the following DHCP option tags:

NOTE It is recommended that you configure all the DHCP options including the optional MQTT, Group Token, and CA Validation tags.
Table 1. Registering device by using DHCP option tagsYou can register the devices by using the following DHCP option tags:

Option Tag

Description

Name—WMS

Data Type—String

Code—165

Description—WMS Server FQDN

This tag points to the Wyse Management Suite server URL. For example, wmsserver.acme.com, where wmsserver.acme.com is fully qualified domain name of the server where Wyse Management Suite is installed.
NOTE HTTPS:// is not required in the Wyse Management Suite URL.
Name—MQTT

Data Type—String

Code—166

Description—MQTT Server

This tag directs the device to the Wyse Management Suite Push Notification server (PNS). For a private cloud installation, the device gets directed to the MQTT service on the Wyse Management Suite server. For example, wmsservername.domain.com:1883. WDA automatically fetches the MQTT details when devices check in for the first time.
NOTE MQTT is optional for Wyse Management Suite 2.0 and later versions.

Name—CA Validation

Data Type—String

Code—167

Description—Certificate Authority Validation

You can enable or disable CA validation option if you are registering your devices with Wyse Management Suite on private cloud.

Enter True, if you have imported the SSL certificates from a well-known authority for https communication between the client and the Wyse Management Suite server.

Enter False, if you have not imported the SSL certificates from a well-known authority for https com@Wedding2020munication between the client and the Wyse Management Suite server.

NOTE CA Validation is optional for the latest version of Wyse Management Suite 2.0 and later versions. However, it is recommended to configure this option tag.

Name—Group Registration Key

Data Type—String

Code—199

Description—Group Registration Key

This tag directs to the Group Registration Key for the Wyse Management Suite agent.
NOTE Group Token is optional for Wyse Management Suite 2.0 and later versions on private cloud. However, there is a known issue that if you do not provide the group token, the device is not moved to unmanaged group. Therefore, It is recommended to configure the Group Token key.

Rate this content

Accurate
Useful
Easy to understand
Was this article helpful?
0/3000 characters
  Please provide ratings (1-5 stars).
  Please provide ratings (1-5 stars).
  Please provide ratings (1-5 stars).
  Please select whether the article was helpful or not.
  Comments cannot contain these special characters: <>()\