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FortiAnalyzer management from FortiGate Cloud 7.2.1

FortiAnalyzer can now be managed from the FortiGate Cloud.

Your FortiAnalyzer device must be registered with FortiCloud.

Caution

You cannot enable remote access from FortiCloud if the FortiAnalyzer is managed by a FortiManager. You must disable the management before enabling remote access.

For a FortiAnalyzer high availabiliy (HA) cluster, each member should independently register to FortiCloud. However, only the primary unit can enable remote access from FortiCloud.

To enable remote access from FortiCloud using the GUI:
  1. Go to System Settings > Dashboard.
  2. In the License Information widget, click the edit icon for Remote Access.

    The Remote Access dialog opens.

  3. Enable Remote Access from FortiCloud.

  4. In the Password field, enter the FortiCloud password.

    The Serial Number and FortiCloud Account ID/Email are automatically populated.

  5. Click OK.

    After the login is successful, Remote Access from FortiCloud displays as enabled.

To enable remote access from FortiCloud using the CLI:
  1. In the FortiAnalyzer CLI, enter the following command:

    config system central-management

    set type fortigatecloud

    end

  2. In the FortiAnalyzer CLI, enter the following command:

    execute cloud-remote-access login <account-id> <password>

To use remote access from FortiCloud:
  1. Log in to FortiCloud.
  2. Go to Network Overview.
  3. In the row for the enabled FortiAnalyzer device, click the Remote Access icon.

    The login page for the FortiAnalyzer displays.

FortiAnalyzer management from FortiGate Cloud 7.2.1

FortiAnalyzer can now be managed from the FortiGate Cloud.

Your FortiAnalyzer device must be registered with FortiCloud.

Caution

You cannot enable remote access from FortiCloud if the FortiAnalyzer is managed by a FortiManager. You must disable the management before enabling remote access.

For a FortiAnalyzer high availabiliy (HA) cluster, each member should independently register to FortiCloud. However, only the primary unit can enable remote access from FortiCloud.

To enable remote access from FortiCloud using the GUI:
  1. Go to System Settings > Dashboard.
  2. In the License Information widget, click the edit icon for Remote Access.

    The Remote Access dialog opens.

  3. Enable Remote Access from FortiCloud.

  4. In the Password field, enter the FortiCloud password.

    The Serial Number and FortiCloud Account ID/Email are automatically populated.

  5. Click OK.

    After the login is successful, Remote Access from FortiCloud displays as enabled.

To enable remote access from FortiCloud using the CLI:
  1. In the FortiAnalyzer CLI, enter the following command:

    config system central-management

    set type fortigatecloud

    end

  2. In the FortiAnalyzer CLI, enter the following command:

    execute cloud-remote-access login <account-id> <password>

To use remote access from FortiCloud:
  1. Log in to FortiCloud.
  2. Go to Network Overview.
  3. In the row for the enabled FortiAnalyzer device, click the Remote Access icon.

    The login page for the FortiAnalyzer displays.