Set license key for SolidFire eSDS

When you create a SolidFire eSDS cluster, you need the license key information. NetApp Support will also need the license key information for help with issue resolution. The license key for the SolidFire eSDS cluster consists of the cluster's order number combined with the serial number, and activates the capacity term license model you have purchased.

About this task

You can use the SetLicenseKey method to set the license key for the SolidFire eSDS storage cluster. The SetLicenseKey method has the following input parameters:
Name Description Type Default value Required
orderNumber The new sales order number for this storage cluster. string None Yes
serialNumber The new serial number for this storage cluster. string None Yes
This method has the following return values:
Name Description Type
orderNumber The new sales order number of the storage cluster. string
serialNumber The new serial number of the storage cluster. string

Procedure

Use the SetLicenseKey API method as shown in the following example:
Requests for this method are similar to the following example:
{
  "method": "SetLicenseKey",
  "params": {
    "orderNumber": "33601",
    "serialNumber": "30G56E3WV"   },
   "id" : 1
}
This method returns a response similar to the following example:
{
   "id" : 1,
   "result" : {
      "serialNumber": "30G56E3WV",
      "orderNumber": "33601"
     }
   }
}