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2540 to Aruba Central

  • 1.  2540 to Aruba Central

    Posted Nov 06, 2019 07:26 PM

    How do i add the device to Aruba Central.

    i have added the device in central through MAC and Serial Number.

    switch is currently pre configure and able to communicate externally except for

    1. 2940 , 16.08.1 software version.
    2. show aruba-central

      Configuration and Status - Aruba Central

      Server URL : None
      Connected : No
      Mode : NA
      Last Disconnect Time : NA
      Server DNS Lookup : NA
      Proxy Server DNS Lookup : NA
      Error Reason : NA

    3. show activate provision

      Configuration and Status - Activate Provision Service

      Activate Provision Service : Enabled
      Activate Server Address :
      Activation Key : Not Available
      Time Sync Status : Time sync from other source
      Activate DNS Lookup : Failure
      Proxy Server DNS Lookup : NA
      Activate Connection Status : NA
      Error Reason : NA

    4. Do i need a dns record for ?


  • 2.  RE: 2540 to Aruba Central

    Posted Nov 06, 2019 07:31 PM

    Yes you need to enable DNS on the switch to connect to Aruba Central.

  • 3.  RE: 2540 to Aruba Central

    Posted Nov 06, 2019 07:40 PM

    thank you. that fixed my issue