802.1X with IP Phone is posible with Nortel??

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May 27th, 2009
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My Scenary is that I have configured 802.1X in Cisco Swithches C3750/C3560/C2960, I configured 802.1x in the all Switches, but i have 100 IP Phone Nortel with 2 ports one port connected to Switch and the other port connected to PC. I know that IP Phone Cisco work in the enviroment 802.1X, this feature i can configurate enable Radius (Cisco IOS/PIX 6.0) and in the group i have setup in the tab "[009\001] cisco-av-pairbut" put "device-traffic-class=voice" and in the tab IP Assignment i put "Assigned from AAA Client pool" in the case of Nortel how i do? is similar?? i have to setup in the "[009\001] cisco-av-pairbut" the same way??? and i've seen a configuration with cisco in the link:


and the other configuration with Avaya and Radius non cisco.

Please help me with this issue.

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jafrazie Wed, 05/27/2009 - 15:39
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From the backend perspective, you can treat Nortel and cisco phones identically in this regard.

The doc reference from before should work for any type of phone.

Hope this helps,


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