Cisco Umbrella: Sites and Active Directory Setup

The goal of this document is to provide a guided walk-through for the necessary steps to successfully setup Cisco Umbrella in a Microsoft Windows Active Directory environment. It is required that you have an Administrator account in UWSA Umbrella Console. It is recommended to have a server environment running VMware or Microsoft Hyper-V for setting up target Umbrella Virtual Appliances.

Initial Access

The first step in configuration is to log into our UW-Madison console at From here you'll be brought to the overview dashboard for our instance. 

Configure Second VA

Repeat above steps for configuration of first VA
NOTE:  Umbrella VAs cannot be cloned. Ensure that your second VA is setup manually. Umbrella will not recognize a cloned VA.