Legacy Open Mesh: Switch Firmware Release Notes


Released October 15, 2018

Bug Fixes

  • Resolved an issue where bad configurations caused a memory leak.
  • Resolved an issue for OMS48 switches that caused check-ins to miss scheduling.

Released July 11, 2018

New Features  - CloudTrax support coming soon...

  • Auto Voice VLAN: Added LLDP-MED functionality that allows a switch to broadcast the Voice VLAN configuration.
  • SNMP Trap: Added functionality that allows a switch to send SNMP alert messages.
  • Jumbo Frames: Added functionality that allows a switch to send Ethernet frames larger than 1500 bytes.
  • LED Dark Mode: Added functionality that allows a port to operate with its LED disabled.


  • Added functionality that allows the connection keeper to utilize TCP keep-alive messages.
  • Updated certificate for cloud connections.


  • Corrected the Jumbo Frame range utilized by switches.
  • Resolved an issue where SNMP versions were reversed.
  • Resolved an issue where a fiber port failed to operate under dark mode.
  • Reduced the number of times NTP server is called to once per hour.
  • (S24v3 only) - Resolved an issue that prevented the 10GB fiber port from achieving a link.
  • (S24v3 only) - Resolved an issue where a 10GB SFP module could not properly trunk.
  • (S24v3 only) - Resolved an issue that prevented port speed settings from being saved.
  • (S24v3 only) - Resolved an issue where control packets could not trap to the CPU on port 26.


S24v3 initial firmware release.

Released January 30, 2018


  • Get time from fallback CloudTrax server when DNS fails.

Released September 11, 2017


  • Improves reliability of check-in if using wrong DNS.

Released August 2, 2017

New Features

  • Supports new line of switches S8-L and S24-L


  • Updated local SSL certificates. This update is required to ensure continued check-in with CloudTrax into the future.

Released July 11, 2017

New Features

  • LLDP (not LLDP-MED)
  • Diagnostic features (Cable Test / Ping / Traceroute)


  • FIX: Switch could hang when setting rate limit setting on port.

Released April 12, 2017


  • Addresses a condition where the Switch stops checking in
  • Improvements to upgrade process and install validation

Released March 23, 2017

New Features

    • Auto-detect uplink port
    • Port (and overall) forwarding table 
    • Add protection for PVID and Untagged VLANs, once we can autodetect uplink
    • Security:
      • MAC ACL/ ACE
      • IPv4 ACL/ ACE
      • Port Isolation
    • Bytes per port
      • Data (all tx and rx counters)
      • Graph 
    • QoS
      • Enable/ disable
      • DSCP -> CoS mapping
      • CoS -> Switch queue mapping
      • Trust incoming classification or set own
    • Voice VLANs
      • Enable/ Disable
      • VLAN ID
      • OUI list: Default and add new ones
      • Enable disable voice VLAN
      • Set CoS mode 


Released November 14, 2016

New Features

  • Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)

  • IGMP Snooping

  • PoE Reset (instant)

  • Link Speed and Mode

  • Rate Limiting (Tx/Rx)

  • Flow Control

  • Link Aggregation

  • Port Mirroring

  • PVID (Native VLAN) and Untagged VLANs



Released October 11, 2016

New Features

  • Ability to view per-port PoE consumption
  • Dynamic port controls from switch image within the switch pane:
    • Identify and click through to Open Mesh AP, when connected directly
    • Identify and list devices in port forwarding table, when not directly connected to an OM AP


Released October 1, 2016

New Features

  • Cloud management and configuration via CloudTrax
  • Configurable scheduled firmware upgrades, by switch model
  • Monitoring Features:
    • Total Power
    • Current Usage/ Available Power
    • Device Name
    • MAC Address
    • IP Address
    • Gateway IP Address
    • Total and Active Ports (eg 2/10)
    • Firmware version
    • Uptime
    • PoE Budget
  • Configuration Features:
    • SNMP configuration (read-only)
    • Per Port Configuration
      • Enable/ Disable PoE
      • PoE Type: Manual or Auto
      • Priority (when Type set to Auto)
      • Power limit (when type is set to manual)
      • Number and Description
      • Status
      • Enable/ Disable Link
      • Allowed VLANs
      • PoE configuration
  • Local Management (Web GUI, telnet, SSH): Disabled on first cloud checkin, to prevent configuration conflicts with CloudTrax.

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