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IAP-205 Latest Software


I have a couple IAP-205 access points deployed on an isolated network (no outside connection). We're being tasked with making sure they're running the latest firmware a few times a year. I have a couple questions:


  1. It's my understanding that a service contract would be needed, correct? Where can I find information on this?
  2. Where can i find information on what the latest software version is that supports the IAP-205? Will all versions of Aruba Instant support the IAP-205 or only specific versions?

The IAP-205's that I have are currently running:


Thanks for any information you can provide!

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Re: IAP-205 Latest Software

The latest would be

The IAP-205 is discontinued so that is probably the last version of software I would expect for the IAP-205:


EDIT:  The link to Limited Lifetime Warranty Upgrades for Instant Software is here:



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Re: IAP-205 Latest Software

Thank you, I was able to update a test unit with that firmware without issue.


Appreciate your help!

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