License Consumption Examples in 8.x
How is MM-VA, MC-VA, AP/PEF/RFP/Webcc licenses are consumed in 8.x.
MM-VA or MM-HW
Each AP and MC will consume a single MM-VA license.
If there are 450 APs, and four controllers (72xx, 70xx, or VMC), that would be 454 MM-VA licenses.
MC-VA on MM
Each AP terminated on a VMC will consume a single MC-VA license (APs terminated on a hardware controller will not consume an MC-VA license). The VMC does NOT consume an MC-VA license itself (only an MM license).
If there are 450 APs terminated on four VMCs, while there will be 454 MM-VA licenses will be consumed (450 APs + 4 VMCs), there will ALSO be 450 MC-VA licenses consumed (450 APs on VMCs).
AP/PEF/RFP/WebCC on MC/MCM/Standalone
Each AP terminated on an MC (HW or VMC) will be consumed as they always have been. WebCC is a subscription that will expire and has to be renewed and re-licensed after expiry.