Deploying Availabilty and IM Functionality

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In this module , we will demonstrate how to set up and verify a basic availability and IM deployment. This will allow your CUPC users to add contacts, view user availability, receive incoming IMs, initiate outgoing IMs and participate in group chat rooms. Assumptions:

  • CUP is installed
  • CUCM is installed
  • Active Directory is installed
  • Postgres is installed and configured as per....


Creating your Users on Active Directory

Create the users Charles Holland, Sue Miller and Neena Patel on the Active Directory server.

The steps below show you how to create the user Charles Holland. Repeat these steps to create users Sue Miller and Neena Patel.

Before You Begin: Create the Example.com branch in Active Directory, and create an ExampleUsers folder.

Right-click on the ExampleUsers folder in the Example.com branch, and select New > User.

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Create the user Charles Holland.

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Define a password for the user Charles Holland.

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Select Finish to save the user data for Charles Holland.

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Right-click on the user Charles Holland to edit the user properties.

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In the General tab, define a telephone number and email address for user Charles Holland.

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In the Telephones tab, define a mobile number for Charles Holland (if required).

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In the Organization tab, define the organizational details for user Charles Holland.

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Repeat the steps above to create users Sue Miller and Neena Patel on Active Directory.

Creating the LDAP Search Account on Active Directory

You must create an LDAP search account in Active Directory. This is a basic user account which the CUPC client uses to authenticate when searching the AD server using LDAP.

Right-click on the Users folder in the Example.com branch, and select New > User.

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Create the LDAP search user.

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Create a password for the LDAP search user.

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When you save the LDAP search user, the new user entry will appear in the main Users folder.

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