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This page has info removed from UniFi Cloud Controller to make that page more concise.

Q: I keep reading the same thing in the product description for Unifi: “Multi-site management capabilities, enabling a single controller to manage distributed deployments and multi-tenancy for managed service providers” but I can't find any documentation on how to actually implement that last part.

A: It is different sites within the controller.

Is this what you are looking for?

https://help.ubnt.com/hc/en-us/articles/204909754-UniFi-Layer-3-methods-for-UAP-adoption-and-managem

or this?

http://dl.ubnt.com/guides/UniFi/UniFi_Controller_V4_UG.pdf

Also somewhat related:

https://help.ubnt.com/hc/en-us/articles/204952174-UniFi-Configuring-Multiple-Sites

Multi Tenant documentation - Ubiquiti Networks Community

In many deployments where it's not possible/desired to have controller running at the premise, you can run the controller in the cloud or your NOC.

UniFi AP has a default inform URL http://unifi:8080/inform. Thus, the purpose of using DHCP option 43 or DNS is to allow the AP to know the IP of the controller.

You can either configure DHCP server, DNS server, or simply use the UniFi Discovery Utility to make all local APs inform back to the controller. You can even just set the inform address by SSH'ing to the access point and running: set-inform http://ip-of-controller:8080/inform

UniFi - Layer 3 methods for UAP adoption and management – Ubiquiti Networks Support and Help Center

  • Lots of good comments here discussing whether to install locally, cloud key, or cloud controller on AWS - Unifi Cloud Controller? : msp - consensus seems to say install in AWS
more_info_about_unifi_cloud_controller.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/09 09:56 (external edit)