Setting up a Cisco Meraki Account
Cisco+ Secure Connect Welcome Email
After Cisco provisions your Cisco+ Secure Connect account, you will receive a welcome email from Cisco like the one shown below. You will go through steps 2 and 3 to setup and connect your Cisco Meraki and Cisco Umbrella accounts.
Create a New Meraki Account
Skip Step 1 since you have already had an Umbrella account and go to step 2 to set up your Cisco Meraki by clicking on Create New Meraki Account.
Provide necessary information listed below and click Create account.
Confirm Email Address
Go to your inbox and confirm the email address.
Once you confirm the email, you will see below page. Go back to your inbox and open the Welcome email.
Link Your Meraki and Umbrella Accounts
Now you have successfully setup both your Umbrella and Meraki account, you will need to need to link the accounts. Linking the accounts enables Single Sign-on and simplifies the navigation between the Cisco+ Secure Connect and Umbrella dashboards.
Go to the Connect Page
In the setup email, go to step 3 and click Link Secure Connect to Umbrella.
Use your Meraki credentials to login. You will be directed to Cisco+ Secure Connect account linking page.
Click on Connect this Meraki account.
Create Umbrella API Keys
Click create Umbrella API keys, it will open a new tab and direct you to the Umbrella API Keys page. (It is important that you open a new tab or window because you will need to copy and paste API keys and secrets from the Umbrella page to the Cisco+ Secure Connect page.)
Generate Umbrella Token
Under Admin > API Keys, select Legacy Keys, expand Umbrella Network Devices and click Generate Token.
(Note: Don’t forget to copy & paste your Key and Secret because for security reasons, your secret will only be displayed once)
Copy the Umbrella Network Devices Key and Secret to Cisco Plus Secure Connect page, click Check and Continue.
Repeat above steps to finish Umbrella Reporting Credentials and Umbrella Management Credentials.
Click Finish. You have now successfully provisioned your Cisco+ Secure Connect and can begin configuring the service.