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code: ARUBA-01098153 | version: Rev. 20.11

Configuring Aruba Location Services  is a 3-day instructor-led classroom technical training course. This course covers the Meridian, Bluetooth beacons as well as the Analytics and Location Engine (ALE) platform. Participants will be provided with an in-depth technical overview of the features and will have an opportunity to tackle hands-on labs as well. Topics such as Meridian Appmaker and SDK, maps and app content creation will be covered. Students will be provided with a technical overview of beacon deployment and troubleshooting, with hands-on labs. In this course, participants learn about the ALE platform and integration with Third-party analytics providers. The course covers ClearPass integration with Aruba Location Services and Meridian powered Apps.


After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:

  • Understand Aruba location services, BLE, and ALE
  • Demonstrate creating an App with Maps, Placemarks, Pages and Events
  • Identify BLE Beacon Positioning and Notification
  • Understand Campaigns and Notifications
  • Demonstrate Beacon Management and Operations
  • Troubleshooting Beacon deployments and campaigns
  • Integrate ClearPass with Aruba location Services.

Target Audience

This course is designed for individuals responsible for the design and creation of a Meridian powered App and deployment of a Beacon infrastructure. Additionally, it is also beneficial for individuals evaluating the ALE product and integration with Third Party Analytics.

Conspect Show list

  1. Meridian AppMaker, BLE, and ALE Introduction 
    • Aruba Location Services and Meridian Product line
    • Key Features of the Meridian Platform
    • ALE and Analytics
    • Deployment models/ Customer Use cases
    • Licensing
    • AppMaker vs SDK App
    • Downloading/Navigating an App
  2. Maps and Placemarks 
    • App Creation Process
    • Building an App
    • Maps
    • Placemarks
    • Routes
    • Downloading App Viewer
    • Viewing App in App Viewer
    • Self-guided Wayfinding in an App
  3. Pages and Events
    • Creating Pages in AppMaker
    • Types of Pages
    • Creating Lists
    • Events
    • App Theme
    • Language Localization
  4. Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Beacon Positioning and Notification 
    • Basics 

    • Beacon Location vs Proximity 
    • Beacons App
    • Deploying Beacons
    • Beacons in Meridian Editor
    • Beacons Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  5. Campaigns and Notifications
    • Deploying a Proximity Beacon
    • Creating Campaigns
    • Associating a Beacon to a campaign
    • Testing and resetting campaigns
  6. Beacon Deployment and Installation 
    • RF Design review
    • Beacon Deployment Models
    • Antenna Patterns
    • Beacon Installation
  7. Remote Beacon Management 
    • Product Options
    • Architecture
    • Supported Controllers/AP models
    • Battery Powered vs USB beacons
    • Configuration and Features
    • Deploying an Aruba Sensor
  8. Operations and maintenance 
    • Beacons walk-through mode
    • Beacons Maintenance 
    • Replacing Beacons
    • Deleting Beacons
    • Moving Beacons
    • Updating Apps in the App Store
    • License Renewals
    • Reports
  9. ALE and Analytics 
    • Why analytics
    • ALE architecture
    • ALE interface
    • Third party analytics
    • ALE scaling and licensing
  10. Integration with ClearPass
    • Integration components
    • ClearPass integration
    • OAuth2
    • Configure ClearPass for OAuth2/Meridian
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Additional information

Difficulty level
Duration 3 days

The participants will obtain certificates signed by Aruba Networks.

This course additionally prepares you for Aruba Networks Specialist certification exam: Aruba Location Services Specialist (ALSS) available at Pearson VUE test centers.


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