Add a SnapCenter Standard controller-based license
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You can use the ONTAP command line to add a SnapCenter controller-based license when you are using FAS or AFF systems, and you have a SnapCenter Standard or SnapManagerSuite license.
What you will need
You must be a cluster administrator on the FAS or AFF system.
You must have the SnapCenter Standard or SnapManagerSuite license.
About this task
If you want to install SnapCenter on a trial basis with FAS or AFF storage, you can obtain a Premium Bundle evaluation license to install on your controller.
If you want to install SnapCenter on a trial basis, you should contact your sales representative to obtain a Premium Bundle evaluation license to install on your controller.
Log in to the NetApp cluster using the ONTAP command line.
Add the SnapManagerSuite license key:
system license add -license-code license_key
This command is available at the admin privilege level.
Verify that the SnapManagerSuite license is installed: