KACE Systems Management Appliance (K1000) Integration

Related Video: SMA K1000 Integration
Standard Documentation

To configure the integration between KACE Cloud MDM and K1000, open both products side by side.

In the K1000 appliance:

  1. In left navigation, click Inventory > Discovery Schedules.
  2. Under Choose Action, select New.
  3. For Discovery Type, select External Integration.
  4. Name the Discovery Schedule.
  5. Select the KACE Cloud Mobile Device Manager option.

The device admin will need to retrieve two pieces of information from KACE Cloud MDM: The Tenant Name and Secret Key.

To locate Tenant Name in KACE Cloud MDM:

  1. Select the Settings tab in top navigation.
  2. Choose KACE SMA (K1000) in the left-hand navigation.
  3. Copy the Tenant Name and paste in the correct field back in K1000 (shown below).

Note: Your Tenant Name is the prefix of your tenant-name.kacecloud.com URL.

To open the window for Secret Key:

Below the Tenant Name field in K1000, locate the Credentials field.

  • Click Select Credential > Add Credential.

To locate Secret Key in KACE Cloud MDM:

  1. Select the Settings tab in top navigation.
  2. Choose KACE SMA (K1000) in left navigation.
  3. Copy the Secret Key and paste in the correct field back in K1000 (shown above).
  4. Click Save.

Warning: Before saving the Discovery Schedule itself, remember to check Auto Provision Devices. This will ensure that all devices are viewable under the Devices section in inventory.

To run new schedule:

  1. In the Discovery Schedules view, select the new schedule.
  2. Click Choose Action > Run.

When the run completes, you’ll see the number of nodes that were discovered. To see a list of all devices in the new schedule, open Discovery Results.

Note: For additional information on the KACE Systems Management Appliance (K1000), please see the K1000 Administrator Guide in your on-premises product.