What is it?
This configuration option provides control over the means of distribution of the profile to users of the VPN. If Automatic distribution is selected, user is able to get profile using credentials (see, User downloading app, getting profile and connecting). The user can also manage devices from the User Portal (User adds new device from User Portal)
Who should use this?
The Administrator should use this to control the means of profile distribution. The other option to distribute profiles is Manual Profile Distribution
Why should I use this?
Use of this option allows the Administrator to tailor the profile distribution based on the security model and other tools currently in use.
Show me how to configure it?
Automatic distribution is the default option
When should I make use of this?
Some reasons an administrator may want to use Automatic distribution are:
- To promote self-service for Users
- To enable full-functionality of User Portal (see, User Portal Overview – Automatic Profile Distribution)