Product Documentation

Configuring Role-Based Access Control

Dec 21, 2015

You can configure the following settings for role-based access control:

  • Access Role Based Access Control Settings
  • Create a New Access Control Role (Associate Actions with Roles)
  • Add Groups to a Role
  • Associate Users with Roles

To configure role-based access control

  1. In the Device Manager Options console, in the left pane, expand Access Control and then click Role Based Access Control.
  2. In the right pane, click New.
  3. In the Create a Role dialog box, enter a name for the role, select the features you want to enable for the role and then click Create.

To add groups to a role

When you create a new role, you can also associate a user group with the role as part of the role definition.

  1. In the Device Manager Options console, in the left pane, expand Access Control and then click Role Based Access Control.
  2. In the right pane, select a role and then click Edit.
  3. In the Edit a role dialog box, select the feature access you want to associate with a role, and then select the group you want to have access to the role. Any group, and the group's users, that you select receives access to the selected features.
  4. Click Update to save the changes.

To associate users with a role

When you create a new role, you can associate users with the role.

  1. Select the Users tab and double-click a user in the user table. Or, click New User.
  2. In the New User dialog box, enter the user name and password, and then in Role, select the role you want to associate with the user.
  3. Click Create.