Commands for managing licenses

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You use the system license commands to manage feature licenses for the cluster. You use the system feature-usage commands to monitor feature usage.

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Add one or more licenses

system license add

Display information about installed licenses, for example:

  • License package name and description

  • License type (site, license, or demo)

  • Expiration date, if applicable

  • The cluster or nodes that a package is licensed for

  • Whether the license was installed prior to Data ONTAP 8.2 (legacy)

  • Customer ID

system license show

Note

Some information is displayed only when you use the –instance parameter.

Display all packages that require licenses and their current license status, including the following:

  • The package name

  • The licensed method

  • The expiration date, if applicable

system license status show

Delete the license of a package from the cluster or a node whose serial number you specify

system license delete

Display or remove expired or unused licenses

system license clean-up

Display summary of feature usage in the cluster on a per-node basis

system feature-usage show-summary

Display feature usage status in the cluster on a per-node and per-week basis

system feature-usage show-history

Display the status of license entitlement risk for each license package

system license entitlement-risk show

Note

Some information is displayed only when you use the -detail and -instance parameters.

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