Switch status (Cisco StackWise) service

The Switch status (Cisco StackWise) service monitors the status of individual Cisco StackWise switches.

Service Type SNMP
Instances on a Device 1
Supported Systems/Applications Most Cisco switches/routers running IOS.
Device Class Switch/Router
Monitored By Windows probe
Scan Interval 5 minutes
Switch Number The number of the switch in the stack. This should be a value between 1 and 9 depending on the type of switches.


Object Descriptors Numerical OID


Status Detail Description
Switch Stack Number at Next Reload The stack number to be assigned to the switch the next time that it is reloaded.
Switch Stack Role Identifies whether the switch is the stack master or a regular member of the stack.
Switch Stack Priority Identifies the priority value of the switch which is used to determine which stack member becomes the new stack master when the current stack master or switch stack resets.
Switch Status Description Provides a description of the current status of the specified switch.
Switch Status Alerting

The status of the switch is mapped as:

  • 1 - Waiting
  • 2 - Progressing
  • 3 - Added
  • 4 - Ready
  • 5 - sdmMismatch
  • 6 - verMismatch
  • 7 - featureMismatch
  • 8 - newMasterInit
  • 9 - Provisioned
  • 10 - Invalid
  • 11 - Removed
Switch MAC Address The MAC address of the switch being monitored.
Switch Software Image The software image type that is currently running on the switch.