The AlienApp for Cisco Merakiprovides a set of orchestration actions that you can use to integrate your Cisco Meraki capabilities in your USM Anywhere environment. The following table lists the available actions from the AlienApp.
|Remove Network Device||Run this action to remove the network device from the Asset.|
|Network Security Events Collector||Run this action to collect network security events.|
|Network Desktop Events Collector||Run this action to collect network desktop events.|
|Organization Security Events Collector||Run this action to collect organization security events.|
|Provision Network Client||
Run this action to provision network clients.
This action is available from an event, alarm, or orchestration rule.
|Organization Network Events Collector||Run this action to collect organization network events.|
|Remove Network Device||Run this action to remove the network device from an event, alarm, or orchestration rule.|
|Provision Network Client||Run this action to provision network clients from an asset.|
|Network Client Security Events Collector||Run this action to collect organization network client security events.|
|Asset Discovery||Run this action to collect matched assets from Cisco Meraki.|
To view information about these actions in USM Anywhere
- In USM Anywhere, go to Data Sources > AlienApps.
- Click the Available Apps tab.
- Search for the AlienApp, and then click the tile.
- Click the Actions tab to display information for the supported actions.
- Click the History tab to display information about the executed orchestration actions.
Launch Actions from Alarms, Events, and Assets
You can launch an action directly from alarms or events. If you want to apply an action to similar events that occur in the future, you can also create orchestration rules directly from the action applied to an Alarm, Event, or an Asset.
To launch a Cisco Meraki response action for a an Alarm, Event, or an Asset
- Go to [Environment > Assets, Activity > Alarms, or Activity > Events
- Click the Alarm, Event, or Asset to open the details.
- Click Select Action.
In the Select Action dialog box, select Run Cisco Meraki Action.
Select the app action and fill out the fields that are populated below.
After USM Anywhere initiates the action for an alarm or event, it displays a confirmation dialog box.
If you want to create a rule to apply the action to similar items that occur in the future, click [Create rule for similar assets Create rule for similar alarms or Create rule for similar events] and define the new rule. If not, click OK.