Environment : Any Instant AP / Mobility Access switch deployment running OS which supports Cloud activation (MAS 188.8.131.52 & Instant 4.0 release)
Mobility Access Switch ::
Please ensure reachability for device.arubanetworks.com. The cloud activation key can be forced by using command "activate firmware check" and then cloud activation key would be displayed under command "show version".
(ArubaS1500-12P) #show version Aruba Operating System Software. ArubaOS (MODEL: ArubaS1500-12P), Version 184.108.40.206 Website: http://www.arubanetworks.com Copyright (c) 2002-2014, Aruba Networks, Inc. Compiled on 2014-07-09 at 11:48:15 PDT (build 44718) by p4build ROM: System Bootstrap, Version CPBoot 220.127.116.11 (build 39779) Built: 2013-09-09 07:19:55 Built by: p4build@re_client_39779 Switch uptime is 12 minutes 58 seconds Reboot Cause: User reboot. Processor XLS 208 (revision A1) with 1023M bytes of memory. 959M bytes of System flash Activation Key: HGSVK813
Instant Access Point ::
Please ensure https reachability to device.arubanetworks.com from IAP subnet. The IAP has to be able to establish an https connection to device.arubanetworks.com to learn the Cloud Activation Key. If Activation key has been generated, it would be found under command "show about" .
24:de:c6:c3:f0:e6# show about Name :Aruba Operating System Software Type :105 Build Time :2014-11-05 10:00:49 PST Version :18.104.22.168-22.214.171.124_46936 Website :http://www.arubanetworks.com Legal :Copyright (c) 2002-2014, Aruba Networks, Inc. Cloud Activation Key:JERY7O6F