I am managing 14,500 devices spread across 180 locations ( schools ) and I want to be able to set up reports for each of the locations. The devices are wireless access points and I want the IT person at the school to get reports on downtime, client number and bandwidth usage on the access points.
I have done some research today on what I can do with the API and also what I could do using a program to drive the normal user interface ( web scraping and automation ). So this is a post about my findings and an invitation to anybody who may have looked at this to chime in with more information. I just want to share my findings because a fair bit of what I found isn't that well documented: