Aruba Central Online Help

Setting Firmware Compliance For Gateways in Standalone Mode

To force a specific firmware version for all gateways in standalone mode, complete the following steps:

  1. In the Global dashboard, under Maintain, click Firmware > Gateways tab. All the gateways with standalone mode is displayed.
  2. Verify the firmware upgrade status for all gateways.
  3. Click Set Compliance at the top right and turn on the toggle switch to enable the Manage Firmware Compliance window.
  4. In the Groups drop-down list, select a single group, multiple, or All Groups.
  5. Select a firmware version from the Firmware Version drop-down list.
  6. Select one of the following radio buttons to specify if the compliance must be carried out immediately or at a later date and time:
    • Now—Allows you to set the compliance to be carried out immediately.
    • Later Date—Allows you to set the compliance to be carried out at the later date and time. Select a specific time zone from the Select Zone drop-down options to schedule the upgrade at a specif zone time.
  7. From the Install On drop-down, select any one of the following partition options:
    • Primary partition—Select this if you want to install the firmware version in the primary partition.
    • Secondary partition— Select this if you want to install the firmware version in the secondary partition.
  8. Select the check box if you want Aruba Central to automatically reboot.
  9. Click Save. Aruba Central initiates a firmware upgrade operation only for the devices that support the selected firmware version. If any of selected devices do not support the firmware version selected for the upgrade, a list of unsupported devices is displayed.