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Licensing Guide

This guide describes how to activate, install, manage, and monitor licenses on Juniper Networks devices. Note that this guide includes instructions for two different licensing portals:

  • Juniper Agile Licensing (JAL) portal—Available at: Juniper Networks introduced the Juniper Agile Licensing Portal to install and manage licenses for hardware and software features. Juniper Agile Licensing is the new and improved license management system to simplify the license management in a network.

  • Licensing Management System (LMS)— Available at: Use the LMS to activate and manage licenses on Application Acceleration, Firewall/IPSec VPN, Identity and Policy Control (IPC) SRC, IDP Appliances, Junos Space, NSM, STRM/JSA, SBR Carrier, WLC Series and WLM Series.

Table 1 shows the platforms supported in the licensing guide.

Table 1: Platforms Supported in the Licensing Guide


Flex Software License Model

Non-Flex Software License Model


ACX710, ACX5448, ACX5448-D, ACX5448-M, MX10K3-L2103, MPC5E, MPC7E-10G, MPC7E-MRATE, MPC10E-10C, MPC10E-15C, MX2K-MPC6E, MX2K-MPC8E, MX2K-MPC9E, MX2K-MPC11E, MX10K-LC2101 Line Cards and MX204 Routers, PTX10003, PTX10008, vMX, and vBNG

ACX5448-D, ACX5448-M, M Series, MX Series, MPC5E, MPC7E-10G, MPC7E-MRATE, MX2K-MPC6E, MX2K-MPC8E, MX2K-MPC9E, PTX Series, T Series, and vMX


cSRX, JATP400, JATP700, ATP Appliances, SRX Series, and vSRX

SRX Series and vSRX


EX2300, EX3400, EX4300, EX4400, and QFX Series Switches

EX Series and QFX Series Switches

Network Management

Apstra, Contrail Service Orchestration (CSO), NFX350, NorthStar Controller, NorthStar Planner, and Paragon Insights

Contrail Service Orchestration, Junos Space, Network and Security Manager (NSM), J-Web Device Manager, and Steel-Belted Radius® Carrier