Before configuring the Windows Auto-Discovery Service (WADS), consider the following prerequisites, requirements, supporting materials, and helpful suggestions from the Workspace ONE UEM team. Familiarizing yourself with the information available in this section helps prepare you for configuring the WADS.

Note:

You can use Cloud Hosted or on-premises WADS regardless of your Workspace ONE UEM deployment method. On-premises customers can take advantage of Cloud Hosted WADS and SaaS customers can use an on-premises WADS solution.

On-Premises Requirements

Requirement Notes
Hardware Requirements
VM or Physical Server 1 CPU Core (2.0+ GHz) 2 GB RAM or higher 1 GB disk space for the WADS application, Windows OS, and .NET runtime. Consider having 5 GB of disk space for use with logging.
Remote access to Windows Servers available to Workspace ONE UEM and Administrator rights Consider setting up Remote Desktop Connection Manager for multiple server management. Download the installer from: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44989
SSL Certificate for Domain

SSL certificate for enterpriseenrollment.{domain}. For example, if you were to enter jdoe@contoso.com as your email address, the certificate must be obtained for enterpriseenrollment.contoso.com or *.contoso.com.

The SSL certificate can be domain-specific or a wildcard certificate. If you are using Multi-Layer domains, a domain-specific certificate is required.

Software Requirements
Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 is required for SNI support
Internet Information Services (IIS) 7 or higher IIS is the Web server role in Windows Server Internet Information Services (IIS) 8.5+ is required for SNI support
Install .NET Framework 3.5

Add .NET 3.5 as a feature in Server Manager.

After install perform ASP.NET IIS Registration

Install .NET Framework 4.0 Add .NET 4.0 as a feature in Server Manager.
Network Requirement
443 – HTTPS (Inbound) EnterpriseEnrollment.<domain> (Accessible by devices)
443 – HTTPS (Outbound) discovery.awmdm.com (OPTIONAL)
CNAME/ANAME EnterpriseEnrollment.<domain> (Accessible by devices)

Remote Access to Servers

Ensure that you have remote access to the servers that WADS is installed on. Typically, installations are performed remotely over a web meeting or screen share that a Workspace ONE UEM consultant provides. Some customers also provide Workspace ONE UEM with VPN credentials to directly access the environment .

Cloud Hosted Requirements

Cloud Hosted Windows Auto-Discovery requires a domain-specific SSL certificate for enterpriseenrollment.{domain}.

Requirement Notes
Hardware Requirements
SSL Certificate for Domain

SSL certificate for enterpriseenrollment.{domain}. For example, if you were to enter jdoe@contoso.com as your email address, the certificate must be obtained for enterpriseenrollment.contoso.com.

The SSL certificate can be domain-specific. If you are using Multi-Layer domains, a domain-specific certificate is required.

Note:

Cloud Hosted Windows Auto-Discovery does NOT support wildcard SSL certificates.

Network Requirement
CNAME/ANAME EnterpriseEnrollment.<domain> (Accessible by devices)