This article provides instructions on how to integrate SonicWall to Lifecycle Manager.
Administrator user credentials for SonicWall and Lifecycle Manager or member permissions of Manage Sync Settings selected are required to add an integration to Lifecycle Manager.
Devices already existing in the SonicWall account
Integration steps in SonicWall - MFA required
Create a new MySonicWall account with access to view the device data needed in Lifecycle Manager.
Multi-Factor Authorization required for MySonicWall user
The following instructions provide the necessary steps for when Multi-Factor Authorization needs to be set up for the user in MySonicWall.
Sign in to MySonicWall
Navigate to Resources & Support > My Groups
Under the Users tab, click the "+" to add a new user
The email address must be unique and valid to receive the invite email
Fill in the following:
Email: The email address you're using
First name: Lifecycle
Last name: Manager
Contact type: Employee
User group: Your primary group
Accept the invite and create a strong, complex password for the account
Set up Two-factor Authentication in SonicWall, using the below screenshot for reference
Scan the QR code or manually enter the 16 digit code into your authenticator app to retrieve a 6 digit verification code
Enter the 6 digit verification code into the field in MySonicWall to finish the MFA setup
Integration steps in SonicWall - MFA already setup
The following instructions provide the steps for integrating successfully with a MySonicWall user that already has Multi-Factor Authorization set up.
Multi-Factor Authorization already set up for MySonicWall user
These instructions are for integrating with a MySonicWall user that already has Multi-Factor Authorization enabled.
Navigate to the My Account page in MySonicWall
In the Additional Options section, click the information button
On the Enable Two Factor Authentication, click the link in the following image below to reveal the 16 digit code.
Navigate to your SonicWall integration in Lifecycle Manager and update your credentials.
Integration steps in Lifecycle Manager
Sign in to Lifecycle Manager
Navigate to Settings > Integrations > Add > SonicWall
Enter your newly-created MySonicWall account credentials
Enter your 16-digit Two-factor Authentication code
Click Save SonicWall Setup.
Verify the devices are visible
When you click Save SonicWall Setup, Lifecycle Manager performs a full sync. When finished, you should be able to view your hardware assets in your account.