show system


show system [vsx-peer]


Shows general status information about the system.

Command context

Operator (>) or Manager (#)


Shows the output from the VSX peer switch. If the switches do not have the VSX configuration or the ISL is down, the output from the VSX peer switch is not displayed. This parameter is available on switches that support VSX.


Operators or Administrators or local user group members with execution rights for this command. Operators can execute this command from the operator context (>) only.


CPU utilization represents the average utilization across all the CPU cores.

System Contact, System Location, and System Description can be set with the snmp-server command.


Showing system information:

switch(config)# show system
Hostname           : switch
System Description : ML.10.xx.xxxxx
System Contact     :
System Location    :

Vendor             : Aruba
Product Name       : JL659A 6300M 48SR5 CL6 PoE 4SFP56 Swch
Chassis Serial Nbr : ID9ZKHN090
Base MAC Address   : 9020c2-245080
ArubaOS-CX Version : FL.10.xx.xxxx

Time Zone          : UTC

Up Time            : 5 days, 15 hours, 33 minutes
CPU Util (%)       : 21
Memory Usage (%)   : 19