# Add the switch to the IMC Platform as an access device.
Log in to IMC, click the Service tab, and select User Access Manager > Access Device
Management > Access Device from the navigation tree. Then, click Add to configure an access
device as follows:
Set the shared key for secure RADIUS communication to expert.
Set the ports for authentication and accounting to 1812 and 1813, respectively.
Select the service type Device Management Service.
Select the access device type HP.
Select the access device from the device list or manually add the access device (with the IP
Leave the default settings for other parameters and click OK.
The IP address of the access device specified here must be the same as the source IP address of the
RADIUS packets sent from the switch, which is chosen in this order on the switch:
IP address specified by the nas-ip command
IP address specified by the radius nas-ip command
IP address of the outbound interface (the default)
Figure 14 Adding the switch as an access device
# Add an account for device management.
Click the User tab, and select Access User View > Device Mgmt User from the navigation tree. Then,
click Add to configure a device management account as follows:
Enter the account name hello@bbb and specify the password.
Select the service type SSH.
Specify 10.1.1.0 to 10.1.1.255 as the IP address range of the hosts to be managed.
The IP address range must contain the IP address of the switch.