After a new installation, the SD-WAN Orchestrator has the following predefined Profiles: Internet Profile, VPN Profile, and as of the 3.0 release, Segment-based profiles.

Note: With the Segmentation feature introduced in the 3.0 release, Edges running the software prior to 3.0 could have a Network-based Configuration or a Segmentation-based Configuration. **Because of this transition, you must migrate/convert the Network-based profile to the Segment-based profile.

The following steps are typically followed when creating a new Profile:

  1. Create a Profile
  2. Configure Device
    1. Select Network
    2. Assign Authentication/DNS
    3. Configure Interface Settings
  3. Enable Cloud VPN
  4. Configure Business Policy
  5. Configure Firewall
  6. Review Profile Overview

To create a new Profile:

  1. Go to Configure ->Profiles, and click the New Profile button. config-profiles-new-profile
  2. In the New Profile dialog, enter a Profile Name and Description in the appropriate textboxes.
  3. Click the Create button.

The Profile Overview tab page refreshes. See the Profile Overview Screen section below for more information.