Ubnt networks ubiquiti ucck secure unifi controller hybrid cloud key, standalone unifi controller hardware 4. Now lets discover and register the new access points to the unifi controller. Once the controller has been restored the configurations for the wireless networks and the inventory of devices will be configured in the new unifi controller software. How you set up your hosted unifi controller software will vary depending on the host platform.
Ubiquiti networks unifi controller cloud key micro center. Unifi setting up unifi for beginners ubiquiti networks. It features a quadcore processor with 1 gb ram, operating the latest version of the unifi controller with builtin hybrid cloud technology. Click on check for update and click on update now to ensure that you run the newest version. Ubiquiti unifi cloud key controller ms distribution uk. The ubiquiti unifi cloud key controller ucck will allow you to manage multiple products and access points from the unifi family whilst maintaining full fuctionality on a compact device with minimal power consumption.
Ubiquiti may, from time to time and at its sole option, provide patches, bug fixes, corrections, updates, upgrades, support and maintenance releases or other modifications to the software, including certain external software, which items shall be deemed part of the software and external software hereunder. Ubiquiti hosts your controller for you, allowing you to focus on. The unifi softwaredefined networking sdn platform is an endtoend system of network devices across different locations. Access your controller and view the dashboard, devices, clients, insights, alerts and events. We recommend using chrome or firefox to get the best experience. Ubiquiti hosts your controller for you, allowing you to focus on managing your unifi network. Once completed, reboot your raspberry pi using the following command.
Designed for convenient management, the unifi network controller software allows admins to configure and monitor unifi devices using a graphical user interface. How to install unifi controller on docker with reverse. Its from the controller where you have configured all your settings and rules for your devices. Whats the advanted of using the cloud keycloud controller combo instead of the cloud controller only. Introducing the unifi cloud key, a miniaturized marvel of technology. Ubiquiti networks ucckus secure unifi controller hybrid cloud key, standalone unifi controller hardware. The ubiquiti unifi cloud key is an integrated computer and software controller minus the bulk. My concern with it was the compute power necessary. Unifi how to set up a unifi network controller ubiquiti. Host the unifi network controller, eliminating the need of a dedicated server or computer for this. Unifi how to enable remote access for remote management. Unifi install a unifi cloud controller on azure hi everyone, this time i want to share one of my weekend projects inspired by this article of troy hunt.
The unifi cloud key from ubiquiti networks combines local network security with convenient remote access. Unifi managing unifi cloud controller subscriptions. Multisite management a unifi cloud key gen2 installed at each deployment site provides an alwayson, private. A cheaper alternative to run the unifi controller is a rasberry pi or the unifi cloud key. I recommend using the most current version of the unifi controller software as possible, even if youre migrating from an earlier version. The cloud key cost only a third on amazon of the synology nas and you only need to power it up to use the controller software. Unifi is an app used for configuring and managing your unifi devices. After setting up unifi products for some time, i felt that deploying cloud keys for every customer was unnecessarily expensive and difficult to manage, but i found difficulty in setting up my own cloud unifi controller. The unifi controller software is a powerful, enterprise wireless software engine ideal for highdensity client deployments requiring low latency and high uptime performance. How to autostart controller under windows ubiquiti community.
The unifi cloud key combines the best of local and cloud management. Im running a captive portal and it seems to me that the cloud key may be under powered for a hotel environment with roughly 100 users. View your live video and recordings anywhere with free cloud access and mobile applications. Unifi accounts and passwords for controller, cloud key. No command line required, everything is done in the gcp console and it takes 15 minutes total and that includes transferring your current sites to the cloud. Ubiquiti ucckus unifi cloud key a1 security cameras. We took one of our biggest ideas and engineered it to fit into a tiny form factor. The last step is to register the access points with the unifi controller on the cloud, in this case linode. Note this is a separate productfeature from unifi cloud access which is a free feature that allows any unifi network to be hosted locally and managed. The access points that are connected to the same network should automatically reassociate to the new controller software automagically. The unifi cloud key provides top processing power for centralized device management. Stopped the unifi controller service, reran the database repair command and it worked. Move unifi controller to a new host without losing settings.
There are no separate software, licensing, hosting, or support fees. Solved unable to connect to unifi controller general. How to migrate ubiquiti unifi controller to a new server. Learn how to install the unifi network controller software to manage your unifi network. Ubiquiti ucckus unifi cloud key remote access, unifi controller software. You can run the unifi network controller or unifi protect software individually, or you can run both applications simultaneously. I am not referring to the cloud controller on a local machine, i am referring to the oncloud controller. How to install unifi controller software on a qnap nas qnap systems, inc. Ami, connect to the server using ssh, and install the latest unifi network controller software. Your site and its settings should be restored and the controller will be restarted it can take a while 5 to 10 min.
Unifi cloud controller is an alternative method for hosting your unifi network controller software. Unifi accounts and passwords for controller, cloud key, and other devices overview this article describes the different sets of credentials unifi uses, along with information on where each would have been set up initially and where they can be changed, if applicable. Unifi install a unifi cloud controller on amazon web services. Unifi controller cloud key ubiquiti wave electronics. Unifi managing unifi cloud controller subscriptions ubiquiti. Now, lets see how to install unifi controller software on docker and manage your unifi network. Once everything is configured you do not have to have the controller running all the time. For all other unifi network controller software running on cloud keys. Featuring hybrid cloud technology, the unifi cloud key securely runs a local instance of the unifi controller software and. Unifi cloud access is not supported on armv6based devices, and the presence of this library will stop the unifi software from starting on these devices. The unifi network controller and unifi protect software applications come preinstalled on the cloud key gen2 plus. If you run the update, both the cloud key firmware and the unifi controller software will be updated to the latest version. This script will make setting up a unifi controller on gcp a breeze and it includes all the goodies. Open the ubiquiti discovery tool or use the ubiquiti chrome extension.
It runs a local instance of the unifi controller software, and features single signon for remote, secure access to all of your unifi devices from anywhere in the world. The unifi controller is a software that you can either install on your hardware or purchase an unifi cloud key link to amazon which has the software already installed. Unifi devices require a unifi controller software to manage them and the network. Create new virtual machine vm resource give the vm a name, region, resource group, windows server 2016 datacenter image, and choose the smallest size i chose standard b1s. Remote, private cloud access to the unifi controller. Seems to be working fine, but im curious if cloud key would be a better option because its local. Unifi controller with hybrid cloud introducing the unifi cloud key from ubiquiti networks. Cloud controller whats in the box featuring hybrid cloud technology, the unifi cloud key securely runs a local instance of the unifi controller software and features cloud single signon for remote access. The ubiquiti ucckus is a unifi cloud key that provides convenient remote access. Installing the unifi controller on a synology nas in 5. How to install unifi controller software on a qnap nas. A single unifi controller running in the cloud can manage multiple sites.
Use the unifi app to monitor and manage your unifi. So if you currently have the controller software installed on some computer or server, you dont need it anymore as the key is a dedicated box for the controller software. If you love the great value ubiquity products offer but want centralised cloud management like you get with meraki products then unifi wifi points, firewalls and switches combined with a cloud controller hosted in azure. The unifi cloud key is an integrated computer and software controller minus the bulk. How to install ubiquiti unifi controller on the cloud. Secondgeneration product family designed from the ground up learn more. It features a quadcore processor with 1 gb ram, operating the latest version of the unifi controller with builtin. Welcome to my in depth guide to setting up a unifi cloud controller in azure. Users that have installed the unifi controller software, have created a ubiquiti account and are connected to the internet have the option to use remote access via the cloud access portal to access and manage multiple installations at one time even when they are not physically connected to any of those networks. How to register access points to unifi controller in the cloud. Im running the unifi controller on a 1gb vps on aws. The cloud key runs a form of unifi controller software. Way back when i first installed the controller software on my windows 10 server, it would autostart when the server rebooted. Ubiquiti may, in its sole and absolute discretion, change the terms of this eula from time to time, as indicated by the date at the end of this eula.
Click on configure to configure the cloud key again and navigate to maintenance. The unifi software defined networking sdn platform is an endtoend system of network devices across different locations all controlled from a single interface. It has now gotten to the point where i cant even manually start it by executing any of the following files in the bin. As troy i also experienced the pain of a single routergatewayaccess point device and i decided to switch to unifi devices. To run the unifi controller software on azure, follow these steps. Like many of our customers, im a small business owner tech enthusiast it service provider. Hosts both the unifi network controller and unifi protect controller, eliminating the need of a dedicated server, nvr, or computer. A ubiquiti account is needed to use remote access via the cloud access portal. If you want to keep your access points uptodate and use the guest features at home, then this is where the cloud key comes in.145 972 927 835 1442 1348 290 1531 24 683 1097 213 496 897 268 791 995 1126 54 895 1079 278 1441 396 285 381 1482 1497 1252 1278 1411 1268 1325