Is it possible/recommended to keep our switches updated with new firmware?
Is it also possible to use a router layer 3 capable software? It looks like the "lennar" version is SPS.. which I think is designated as switch only? does this mean layer 2? Thx if anyone has any insight.
SSH@ICX7150-C12 Switch>sho ver
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UNIT 1: compiled on Jan 5 2021 at 21:06:08 labeled as SPS08090j
(29360128 bytes) from Primary SPS08090j.bin (UFI)
SW: Version 08.0.90jT211
Compressed Primary Boot Code size = 786944, Version:10.1.18T225 (mnz10118)
Compiled on Mon Jul 13 08:53:29 2020
HW: Stackable ICX7150-C12-POE
UNIT 1: SL 1: ICX7150-C12-2X10GR POE 12-port Management Module
Software Package: BASE_SOFT_PACKAGE
Current License: 2X10GR
P-ASIC 0: type B160, rev 11 Chip BCM56160_B0
UNIT 1: SL 2: ICX7150-2X1GC 2-port 2G Module
UNIT 1: SL 3: ICX7150-2X10GF 2-port 20G Module
1000 MHz ARM processor ARMv7 88 MHz bus
8192 KB boot flash memory
2048 MB code flash memory
1024 MB DRAM
Based on your description, it seems that your switch is running the code 08090k. The recommended firmware version for ICX 7150 Switch is SPS08095dufi.bin . Please follow the below guide for upgrading the firmware.
1.Upgrade a Switch ICX-7150-C12P using a USB flash drive