What are WildCard Certificates? And how do I use them with Cisco’s ISE

What is a Wildcard Certificate? A wildcard certificate is one that uses a wildcard notation (an asterisk and period before the domain name) and allows the certificate to be shared across multiple hosts in an organization.  An example CN value for a wildcard certificate’s Subject Name would look like the following:  *.company.local If you configure … Continue reading What are WildCard Certificates? And how do I use them with Cisco’s ISE

How to hack the certificate for a Cisco Identity Services Engine node

I just got back from a few weeks traveling around Europe, presenting at Cisco Live Europe, and meeting with customers & partners…  It is obvious that this blog is very much needed for a lot of the deployments that we discussed, so as promised in the Load Balancing Blog, I am following up with a … Continue reading How to hack the certificate for a Cisco Identity Services Engine node

How to properly use a Load-Balancer in Cisco’s Identity Services Engine

So, this is my first blog post on here.  Hope it goes well. One of the most commonly asked questions of late is how to properly use a load-balancer with Cisco's Identity Services Engine.  Here are some basic guidelines to use when configuring a Load Balancer for the ISE Policy Services Nodes (PSNs). Understanding terms: … Continue reading How to properly use a Load-Balancer in Cisco’s Identity Services Engine