How to Add, Edit, Delete MSP

How to add, edit and delete Managed Service Providers

Add Managed Service Provider (MSP)

1) Login as Platform Administrator. Expand Left side menu (1), Click on Administration (2) and then click on 'Managed Service Providers (3)' as shown below

2) You will be navigated to Managed Service Providers View as shown in Fig1.2 . Initially, no Managed Service Providers will be available and the view will show empty values/screen.

3) Click '+' icon as shown below to create new MSP as shown in Fig1.3.

4) The following 'Add Managed Service Provider' view/screen is displayed.

Enter Name (Fig1.4, 1), Description(Fig1.4,2) and Click on 'Add' (Fig1.4,3) as shown above. New MSP will be added to the system.

Options at MSP

  1. Click on hamburger menu Fig5 (as shown below for the selected/displayed MSP).

2. Various options that are available in this context menu on the selected MSP are as follows

1. View MSP Details

Click on 'View Details' option (Fig1.6) . This option once selected will display MSP Name, State (Active / Deactivate), Description as shown below in Fig2

2. Customers

Click on 'Customers' option (Fig1.6). The customers and their State under selected MSP details are as shown below in Fig3.

3. Users

Click on 'Users' option (Fig1.6). Current users under selected MSP are displayed.

Note: Other users at MSP (with Platform Administrator privilege) level access are displayed. For viewing all users under MSP, please use the following navigation path which displays the users along with their privilege access level are displayed.

To View all users and their privilege level of access, navigate as follows. As displayed in Fig4.1, from the main Menu (1), Select Administration menu item (2) and then, click on Users menu item (3).

The following screen capture in Fig4.2 displays a set of users in a lab environment. It displays all types of users present in the platform along with their role, state and access level.

Platform admin can add new users - Platform Admin, MSP Admin, and Customers as shown.

All Users related information will be covered as part of Users section.

4. Deactivate MSP

Platform Admin can deactivate MSP by selecting 'Deactivate' (Fig1.6) from the hamburger menu on the MSP.

5. Delete MSP

Platform Admin can delete MSP by selecting 'Delete' (Fig1.6) from the hamburger menu on the MSP.

6. Adding Authentication Server (Active Directory)

Navigation: Main Menu (Left)(Fig6.1, 1) -> Administration(Fig6.1, 2) -> Authentication Servers (Fig6.1, 3).

Click '+' to add new authentication server as shown in Fig 6.2

The following add Authentication Server view is shown.

  1. Name

  2. Server IP or Host Name

  3. use SSL - Check this box, if SSL is required.

  4. Protocol - Select either LDAP or Active Directory

  5. Port

  6. Base BN (Only Applicable for LDAP) and not captured when Active Directory is selected.

  7. Principal DN Format

  8. User Search Filter Format

  9. Username (Fully distinguished name)

  10. Password

  11. Test Connection (After entering above values) To test the details entered are valid

  12. Add - To save the values so that these are available whenever user needs to be authenticated while logging in

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