Aruba Controller and CPPM SSL Certificate

Hello experts
I have two Aruba controllers working load balancing the traffic and one clearpass appliance for captive portal
I want to public SSL certificate hence I need to know many certificates I need or can I get single SAN certificate and included DNS names for WLC and Clearpass.

Please advise.
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Jakob DigranesSenior ConsultantCommented:
aruba controllers running AOS 8.X?
Do you need one cert for 802.1X auth and Cpative Portal or Captive Portal only
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cciedreamerAuthor Commented:
Controllers running software version 6.5.0.4
We need certificate only for captive portal
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Jakob DigranesSenior ConsultantCommented:
then you can use wildcard if you like.
WHich controllers do you have?
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cciedreamerAuthor Commented:
I have Model 7200

So can i use same wildcard certificate for both controller and Clearpass appliance
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cciedreamerAuthor Commented:
Any further help please ?
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Jakob DigranesSenior ConsultantCommented:
sorry ... Yes! you can use wildvcard. But you cannot use the wildcard for 802.1X authentication, only Captive Portal
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cciedreamerAuthor Commented:
If I need to use SAN certificate, as I have one just need create a new CSR and get from public CA
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Jakob DigranesSenior ConsultantCommented:
you need a certificate with subject which is FQDN for the Clearpass - installed on clearpass, and a certificate with captiveportal-login.yourdomain.com installed on both aruba controllers.

when you say load balanced, do you med you have distributed APs using LMS and backup LMS?
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