Cisco Nexus and Windows NPS

By | November 23, 2018

The Cisco Nexus radius setup is a little different then the IOS radius setup in NPS.

Windows NPS Network Policy

Add your Windows Group and NAS IPv4 Addresses


Add your Authentication Methods


Add these two Attribute Values:

priv-lvl=15
shell:roles=*”network-admin vdc-admin”

Cisco NEXUS Configuration

radius-server retransmit 3
radius-server deadtime 5
radius-server host 10.1.1.1 key RADIUS-KEY authentication accounting
radius-server host 10.1.1.2 key RADIUS-KEY authentication accounting

aaa group server radius MTR-Radius
server 10.1.1.2
server 10.1.1.2
source-interface loopback0

aaa authentication login default group MTR-Radius local
aaa authentication login console local
aaa accounting default group MTR-Radius
aaa authentication login error-enable

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