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Flex Software License for Northstar Controller

 

NorthStar Controller

Table 1 shows the definition of Juniper Networks NorthStar Controller license SKUs.

Table 1: NorthStar Controller SKU Definition

License SKU

SKU Character Description

S-NSC-1/10/100-S1/A1/P1-C1/C2/C3/C4-1/3/5

S—Software

NSC—Product name: NorthStar Controller

1/10/100—License metrics for 1, 10, or 100 devices

S1/A1/P1—Standard 1, Advanced 1, or Premium 1 software subscription

C1/C2/C3/C4—Device class

1/3/5—Subscription term: 1 year, 3 years, or 5 years

Table 2 describes the licensing support with use case examples for the NorthStar Controller.

Figure 1 shows NorthStar Controller features for the standard, advanced, and premium licenses.

Figure 1: NorthStar Controller
NorthStar Controller

Table 2: Supported Features on the NorthStar Controller

License Model

License SKUs

Use Case Example or Solution

Detailed Features

Standard

S-NSC-100-S1-C1-1/3/5

S-NSC-10-S1-C2-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-S1-C3-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-S1-C4-1/3/5

Network visualization and monitoring

Collection using HealthBot, cRPD support, delay visualization, dynamic topology acquisition, flow collection, interface statistics visualization, Juniper Telemetry Interface (JTI) telemetry collection, LDP Forwarding Equivalent Class (FEC), LSP reporting, point-to-multipoint (P2MP) LSP visualization, SNMP based collection, statistics visualization (RSVP and segment routing), and topology visualization

Advanced

S-NSC-100-A1-C1-1/3/5

S-NSC-10-A1-C2-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-A1-C3-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-A1-C4-1/3/5

LSP provisioning

Includes standard features plus auto-bandwidth LSPs (NorthStar managed), diverse LSPs, high availability, LSP optimization (bandwidth, delay), LSP provisioning (RSVP and segment routing), LSP templates, maintenance events, P2MP LSP provisioning, standby and secondary LSPs, symmetric pair groups, enhanced traffic engineering (TE++) LSPs, and time-based LSP scheduling

Premium

S-NSC-100-P1-C1-1/3/5

S-NSC-10-P1-C2-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-P1-C3-1/3/5

S-NSC-1-P1-C4-1/3/5

Advanced transport engineering

Includes advanced features, egress peering engineering and ingress peering engineering , multilayer packet-optical support, and network slicing management