Installation and Configuration Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0
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Preface

Table Of Contents

Preface

Audience

Organization

Conventions

Safety Warnings

Documentation Updates

Product Documentation

Related Documentation

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


Preface


This guide describes the system requirements, installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and maintenance process for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0.

The Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0 comprises an appliance, the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System (CSACS 1120) also referred to as CSACS-1120-K9, and the ACS Server software. Throughout the ACS 5.0 documentation, the term CSACS 1120 refers to the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System Series appliance, and the term ACS Server refers to the ACS 5.0 software.

Warranty, service, and support information is located in the Cisco Information Packet that shipped with your appliance.

Audience

This guide is designed for personnel who install, configure, and maintain the CSACS 1120 Series appliance. To use this hardware publication, you should be familiar with networking equipment and cabling, and have a basic knowledge of electronic circuitry and wiring practices.


Warning Only trained and qualified personnel should be allowed to install, replace, or service this equipment. Statement 1030

Organization

This guide contains:

Chapter 1 "Introducing the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System"

Chapter 2 "Preparing to Install the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System"

Chapter 4 "Installing the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System Hardware"

Chapter 5 "Installing and Configuring the Cisco Secure Access Control Server"

"Troubleshooting"

"Site Log"

"Maintaining the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System"

Conventions

This guide uses the following conventions to convey instructions and information.

Item
Convention

Commands, keywords, special terminology, and options that should be selected during procedures

boldface font

Variables for which you supply values and new or important terminology

italic font

Displayed session and system information, paths and file names

screen font

Information you enter

boldface screen font

Variables you enter

italic screen font

Menu items and button names

boldface font

Indicates menu items to select, in the order you select them.

Option > Network Preferences



Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the manual.



Caution Means reader be careful. In this situation, you might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data.

Safety Warnings

Safety warnings appear throughout this publication in procedures that, if performed incorrectly, might harm you. A warning symbol precedes each warning statement. The safety warnings provide safety guidelines that you should follow when working with any equipment that connects to electrical power or telephone wiring. Included in the warnings are translations in several languages. For detailed information about compliance guidelines and translated safety warnings, see Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System 5.0.


Warning

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

This warning symbol means danger. You are in a situation that could cause bodily injury. Before you work on any equipment, be aware of the hazards involved with electrical circuitry and be familiar with standard practices for preventing accidents. Use the statement number provided at the end of each warning to locate its translation in the translated safety warnings that accompanied this device. Statement 1071

SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS

Waarschuwing

BELANGRIJKE VEILIGHEIDSINSTRUCTIES

Dit waarschuwingssymbool betekent gevaar. U verkeert in een situatie die lichamelijk letsel kan veroorzaken. Voordat u aan enige apparatuur gaat werken, dient u zich bewust te zijn van de bij elektrische schakelingen betrokken risico's en dient u op de hoogte te zijn van de standaard praktijken om ongelukken te voorkomen. Gebruik het nummer van de verklaring onderaan de waarschuwing als u een vertaling van de waarschuwing die bij het apparaat wordt geleverd, wilt raadplegen.

BEWAAR DEZE INSTRUCTIES

Varoitus

TÄRKEITÄ TURVALLISUUSOHJEITA

Tämä varoitusmerkki merkitsee vaaraa. Tilanne voi aiheuttaa ruumiillisia vammoja. Ennen kuin käsittelet laitteistoa, huomioi sähköpiirien käsittelemiseen liittyvät riskit ja tutustu onnettomuuksien yleisiin ehkäisytapoihin. Turvallisuusvaroitusten käännökset löytyvät laitteen mukana toimitettujen käännettyjen turvallisuusvaroitusten joukosta varoitusten lopussa näkyvien lausuntonumeroiden avulla.

SÄILYTÄ NÄMÄ OHJEET

Attention

IMPORTANTES INFORMATIONS DE SÉCURITÉ

Ce symbole d'avertissement indique un danger. Vous vous trouvez dans une situation pouvant entraîner des blessures ou des dommages corporels. Avant de travailler sur un équipement, soyez conscient des dangers liés aux circuits électriques et familiarisez-vous avec les procédures couramment utilisées pour éviter les accidents. Pour prendre connaissance des traductions des avertissements figurant dans les consignes de sécurité traduites qui accompagnent cet appareil, référez-vous au numéro de l'instruction situé à la fin de chaque avertissement.

CONSERVEZ CES INFORMATIONS

Warnung

WICHTIGE SICHERHEITSHINWEISE

Dieses Warnsymbol bedeutet Gefahr. Sie befinden sich in einer Situation, die zu Verletzungen führen kann. Machen Sie sich vor der Arbeit mit Geräten mit den Gefahren elektrischer Schaltungen und den üblichen Verfahren zur Vorbeugung vor Unfällen vertraut. Suchen Sie mit der am Ende jeder Warnung angegebenen Anweisungsnummer nach der jeweiligen Übersetzung in den übersetzten Sicherheitshinweisen, die zusammen mit diesem Gerät ausgeliefert wurden.

BEWAHREN SIE DIESE HINWEISE GUT AUF.

Avvertenza

IMPORTANTI ISTRUZIONI SULLA SICUREZZA

Questo simbolo di avvertenza indica un pericolo. La situazione potrebbe causare infortuni alle persone. Prima di intervenire su qualsiasi apparecchiatura, occorre essere al corrente dei pericoli relativi ai circuiti elettrici e conoscere le procedure standard per la prevenzione di incidenti. Utilizzare il numero di istruzione presente alla fine di ciascuna avvertenza per individuare le traduzioni delle avvertenze riportate in questo documento.

CONSERVARE QUESTE ISTRUZIONI

Advarsel

VIKTIGE SIKKERHETSINSTRUKSJONER

Dette advarselssymbolet betyr fare. Du er i en situasjon som kan føre til skade på person. Før du begynner å arbeide med noe av utstyret, må du være oppmerksom på farene forbundet med elektriske kretser, og kjenne til standardprosedyrer for å forhindre ulykker. Bruk nummeret i slutten av hver advarsel for å finne oversettelsen i de oversatte sikkerhetsadvarslene som fulgte med denne enheten.

TA VARE PÅ DISSE INSTRUKSJONENE

Aviso

INSTRUÇÕES IMPORTANTES DE SEGURANÇA

Este símbolo de aviso significa perigo. Você está em uma situação que poderá ser causadora de lesões corporais. Antes de iniciar a utilização de qualquer equipamento, tenha conhecimento dos perigos envolvidos no manuseio de circuitos elétricos e familiarize-se com as práticas habituais de prevenção de acidentes. Utilize o número da instrução fornecido ao final de cada aviso para localizar sua tradução nos avisos de segurança traduzidos que acompanham este dispositivo.

GUARDE ESTAS INSTRUÇÕES

¡Advertencia!

INSTRUCCIONES IMPORTANTES DE SEGURIDAD

Este símbolo de aviso indica peligro. Existe riesgo para su integridad física. Antes de manipular cualquier equipo, considere los riesgos de la corriente eléctrica y familiarícese con los procedimientos estándar de prevención de accidentes. Al final de cada advertencia encontrará el número que le ayudará a encontrar el texto traducido en el apartado de traducciones que acompaña a este dispositivo.

GUARDE ESTAS INSTRUCCIONES

Varning!

VIKTIGA SÄKERHETSANVISNINGAR

Denna varningssignal signalerar fara. Du befinner dig i en situation som kan leda till personskada. Innan du utför arbete på någon utrustning måste du vara medveten om farorna med elkretsar och känna till vanliga förfaranden för att förebygga olyckor. Använd det nummer som finns i slutet av varje varning för att hitta dess översättning i de översatta säkerhetsvarningar som medföljer denna anordning.

SPARA DESSA ANVISNINGAR

Aviso

INSTRUÇÕES IMPORTANTES DE SEGURANÇA

Este símbolo de aviso significa perigo. Você se encontra em uma situação em que há risco de lesões corporais. Antes de trabalhar com qualquer equipamento, esteja ciente dos riscos que envolvem os circuitos elétricos e familiarize-se com as práticas padrão de prevenção de acidentes. Use o número da declaração fornecido ao final de cada aviso para localizar sua tradução nos avisos de segurança traduzidos que acompanham o dispositivo.

GUARDE ESTAS INSTRUÇÕES

Advarsel

VIGTIGE SIKKERHEDSANVISNINGER

Dette advarselssymbol betyder fare. Du befinder dig i en situation med risiko for legemesbeskadigelse. Før du begynder arbejde på udstyr, skal du være opmærksom på de involverede risici, der er ved elektriske kredsløb, og du skal sætte dig ind i standardprocedurer til undgåelse af ulykker. Brug erklæringsnummeret efter hver advarsel for at finde oversættelsen i de oversatte advarsler, der fulgte med denne enhed.

GEM DISSE ANVISNINGER


Documentation Updates

Table 1 Updates to Installation and Configuration Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

Date
Description

5/12/2011

Updated the "Rack Installation Safety Guidelines" section.

8/24/2010

Added note regarding setting a static MAC address on VMware NIC, in "Configuring the VM" section.

2/22/2010

Updated a note regarding NIC 2 in the following chapters:

Introducing the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System

Preparing to Install the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System

Installing the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System Hardware

12/21/2009

Added a note in LEDs

Added a note in Front-Panel LEDs

Updated the table NIC 1 and NIC 2 LEDs

Updated the table NIC 1 and NIC 2 LED Descriptions


Product Documentation


Note We sometimes update the printed and electronic documentation after original publication. Therefore, you should also review the documentation on Cisco.com for any updates.


This section describes the product documentation that is available.

Table 2 Product Documentation

Document Title
Available Formats

Documentation Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
roadmap/ACS50roadmap.html

Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
regulatory/compliance/csacsrcsi.html

User Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/user/
guide/ACS_user_guide.html

Installation Guide for the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
installation/guide/ACS5.0_Install.html

Migration Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
migration/guide/migrationguide.html

CLI Reference Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
command/reference/ACS_CLI_guide.html

Supported and Interoperable Devices and Software Tables for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
device_support/sdt50.html

Release Notes for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/
cisco_secure_access_control_system/5.0/
release/notes/ACS-50-releasenotes.html


Related Documentation


Note We sometimes update the printed and electronic documentation after original publication. Therefore, you should also review the documentation on Cisco.com for any updates.


For more information, or for additional information about the CSACS 1120, see:

Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System5.0

User Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

Migration Guide for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0

Release Notes for the Cisco Secure Access Control System 5.0


Note The Cisco 1120 Secure Access Control System Series appliance is referred to as CSACS 1120 throughout this documentation.


Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/general/whatsnew/whatsnew.html

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