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How to generate ClearPass license using https://licensing.arubanetworks.com

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This article will help you to understand the work flow of generation ClearPass license for version 6.x using Licensing Management system.

 

When you purchase ClearPass license from Aruba, you will be provided with certificate ID.

There are two types of Certificate ID’s –

1.       For ClearPass Policy Manager Appliance or VM

This will be shown as ClearPass Policy Manager Certificate Id (CP-VA-500/CP-VA-5K/CP-VA-25K) “VA will be replaced with “HW” in case of Hardware Appliance.

2.       For Application License

Application licenses are ClearPass Guest, ClearPass Onboard, ClearPass Onguard, and ClearPass Enterprise.

 

 

First of all we need to generate ClearPass Policy manager license to get the base license and Subscription key.
ClearPass Policy Manager License used to Start or activate the server.

Subscription Key is used to get the online updates and monthly patches. If we want to add any Application license that should be added using Subscription key.

Please follow the screenshots to add Policy Manager License and then Application License.
 
To create Policy Manager License –

Login to https://licensing.arubanetworks.com and click on “My ClearPass” then click on sub tab called “Generate Subscription Key”. Add the ClearPass Policy Manager Certificate ID and the other required details and Press Submit as shown below:

 

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You will get the ClearPass Policy manager license and the Subscription Key.

To create the application license, you need to use generated Subscription Key as follows:
 
Go to " My ClearPass" and click on  "Activate ClearPass Certificate". Add the Subscription Key and Press next:

 

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You will get the ClearPass Policy manager license and the Subscription Key.

To create the application license, you need to use generated Subscription Key as follows:
 
Go to " My ClearPass" and click on  "Activate ClearPass Certificate". Add the Subscription Key and Press next:

 

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After pressing “Next” you will see the below screen:

 

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Add the Application certificate Id’s and Press next, you will be able to generate application license.

Now, you are ready to use these licenses. 

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