On a Management Appliance: Configuring Joining Options

Use the Configuration > System > Central Management page on a Sophos Management Appliance to configure central management options.
  • To allow Web Appliances to join this Management Appliance, select Allow Web Appliances to join this Management Appliance, and click Apply.
    Note
    Once you have all of your Web Appliances joined to the Management Appliance, you can clear the Allow Web Appliance to join this Management Appliance option to increase the security of your appliance group.
  • To set the "join" password, type the password into the text box in the Join password section, and click Apply.
  • To use the configuration and policy data from the first Web Appliance to join this Management Appliance, see "Using Web Appliance Configuration Data".