Device Config Commands

Configures an AirDefense sensor server resource for client terminations and WIPS event logging. This is the server that supports WIPS events on behalf of the controller or service platform.

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points — AP505i, AP510i/e, AP560i/h
  • Service Platforms — NX5500, NX7500, NX9500, NX9600, VX9000


sensor-server <1-3> ip <IP/HOSTNAME> {port [443|<1-65535>]}


sensor-server <1-3> ip <IP/HOSTNAME> {port [443|<1-65535>]}
sensor-server <1-3> Sets a numerical index to differentiate this AirDefense sensor server from other servers. A maximum of 3 (three) sensor server resources can be defined.
ip <IP/HOSTNAME> Configures the AirDefense sensor server‘s IP address or hostname
  • <IP/HOSTNAME> – Specify the IP address.
port [443|<1-65535>] Optional. Configures the port. The options are:
  • 443 – The default port used by the AirDefense server. This is the default setting.
  • <1-65535> – Manually sets the port number of the AirDefense server from 1 - 65535


nx9500-6C8809(config-device-94-9B-2C-13-3E-1C)#sensor-server 1 ip

nx9500-6C8809(config-device-94-9B-2C-13-3E-1C)#show context
ap505 94-9B-2C-13-3E-1C
 use profile default-ap505
 use rf-domain default
 hostname TechPubAP505
 floor 5thfloor
 layout-coordinates 1.0 2.0
 license AP aplicenseley@1234 aplicensekey@123
 rsa-key ssh rsa-key1
 location SanJose
 no contact
 country-code us
 sensor-server 1 ip
 channel-list 2.4GHz 1,2
 override-wlan test vlan-pool 8
 mac-name 94-9B-2C-13-3E-1C 5.8TestAP
 neighbor-info-interval 50

Related Commands

no Removes configured sensor server settings