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Newly upgraded cluster switch shows as the old switch model

Last Updated:

Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • CN1610
  • BES-53248


  • Switches were upgraded from CN1610 to BES-53248 and the original CN1610 hostname was retained
  • Newly added switches showing up as old switch model despite new device being connected

cluster-1::>system cluster-switch show
sw-1        cluster-network     CN1610
Serial Number: Unknown
Is Monitored: true
Reason: None
Software Version:
Version Source: CDP/ISDP

cluster-1::>network device-discovery show -node node-1 -protocol cdp
Node/      Local  Discovered
Protocol   Port   Device (LLDP: ChassisID) Interface         Platform
----------------- ------------------------- ----------------  ----------------
e0a    sw-1       0/1              BES-53248
e0b    sw-2       0/1              BES-53248

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