Datto Networking Appliance (DNA): Getting Started

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Scope

This article provides an overview of the Datto Networking Appliance's features. 

Hardware Legend

Front Faceplate

  1. Power
  2. HDD Activity
  3. Offsite server connectivity
  4. LTE connectivity status
    • Green = Gigabit connectivity
    • Amber = ~100 Mb connectivity
  5. LAN Port 1 - 6 connectivity status
    • Green = Gigabit connectivity
    • Amber = ~100 Mb connectivity
  6. LAN Port 1 - 6 activity

Rear Faceplate

  1. Power switch
  2. DC in
  3. Factory reset pinhole
  4. Reboot pinhole
  5. LAN Ports 1 & 2
  6. LAN Ports 3 & 4
  7. LAN Ports 5 & 6
  8. 2x USB 2.0
  9. Console Port

Accessing your Appliance

The Datto Networking Appliance uses a web-based management interface. To access it, you will need to install the device, and log into it using your Datto Partner Portal account. See Accessing Your Cloud-Managed AP, Switch Or DNA to learn more.

Navigating the Interface

The Datto Networking Appliance's GUI is segmented into three primary sections. Click a section name to learn more.

Network Overview Page

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The Network Overview page provides network reporting and management options. It contains the following features. Click a feature name to learn more.

Manage Page

The Manage page provides advanced management options for your Datto Networking Appliance. It contains the following features. Click a feature name to learn more.

Security Page

The Security page allows you to configure counter-intrusion, filtering, and VPN options for your Datto Networking Appliance. It contains the following features. Click a feature name to learn more.

 


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