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Manual Secure Peering initiated from PE appliance at DC site and Branch PE appliance

This deployment configures DC site PE appliance in LISTEN ON mode and Branch site PE appliance in CONNECT TO mode.

  • PE DC appliance is in LISTEN ON mode (on port 443).
  • Branch PE appliance is in CONNECT-TO mode.
  • LISTEN-ON IP for PE is in the interface IP associated to the routing domain for which “Redirect to WANOP” is enabled.
  • Manually upload CA and Cert Key pair certificates obtained from authentic source of certificate authority.

Configuration

To configure auto secure peering initiated from an PE appliance at DC site and PE appliance at branch site:

  1. Upload CA Certificate and CA Key Certificate obtained from authentic certificate and provide to SD-WAN as shown below. localized image localized image

  2. On a new PE appliance at the DC site, in the SD-WAN web GUI, go to Configuration > Secure Acceleration > Secure Peering. localized image

  3. Configure keystore by providing the keystore password or by disabling the keystore. localized image localized image

  4. Enable secure peering by selecting CA Certificate radio button and providing uploaded CA and CA Key pair certificates appropriately as shown below. localized image

  5. Provide Remote machine’s Virtual IP along with Port 443 as shown below. localized image

Monitoring

  1. To validate if the Private CA and Private Certificate Key pair is generated successfully, review the information below. localized image

  2. On partner appliance, View Secure Partner Information on the Premium (Enterprise) Edition appliance under Monitoring > Partners > Secure Partners page. localized image

Troubleshooting

View Secure Partner Success / Failure Information on the Premium (Enterprise) Edition Appliance under Monitoring > WAN Optimization > Partners > Secure Partners page. localized image

Manual Secure Peering initiated from PE appliance at DC site and Branch PE appliance