How to applyCA Unified Infrastructure Management (UIM) License keys

Document ID : KB000071940
Last Modified Date : 17/09/2018
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Introduction:
Step by step guide on how to apply CA Unified Infrastructure Management (UIM) license keys using Infrastructure Manager (IM) or using Admin Console (AC2)
Instructions:
1. Apply UIM licenses Using Infrastructure Manager (IM):
 
 

1.1          Apply hub license key (IM):
 
a)       Open the license file with a notepad and copy the hub license string (only the highlighted part)
 
------ NMS Hub License
 license = nimbus-v1.0/Example Company Name/*/9999/Unlimited/XXX XXX XXX XXX XXXX XXX
 ------
 
b)      Open the Infrastructure Manager (from any workstation that has access to the UIM instance)
c)       Click on a hub robot (a Hub robot has a light green icon as the one highlighter below. A normal robot has a dark green icon)
d)      On the probe list select the “hub” probe. Open the hub GUI (graphic user interface) by double click on the hub probe or right click > Configure
Hub License in IM console - UIM
 

e)      At the hub GUI, > go to the General Tab > and click on Modify

f)      At the box, Paste the license:

Hub License in the UIM IM console

g)       Then click ok >and then ok again. (At this point the GUI will close the hub may restart. During restart the robot may disappear from the IM or become red. This could take up to a couple of minutes and it is expected to happen)

 

 

 

 

 

1.2           Apply Probe License keys (IM):

 a)       In the IM click on the license node (under archive)

 b)      Then go to the right part of the IM and right click anywhere > and click Add license

Add license for hub in the IM console

c)       In the box, paste the probe license and click OK:
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2.         Apply UIM licenses Using Admin Console (AC2)

2.1. Apply a HUB License key (AC2)

a)       Open the license file with a notepad and copy the hub license string (only the highlighted part)

------ NMS Hub License

 license = nimbus-v1.0/Example Company Name/*/9999/Unlimited/XXX XXX XXX XXX XXXX XXX

 ------

b)      Open admin console: go to http://<uimserver>/adminconsoleapp

c)       Log in as an Administrator (or a user with Administrator privileges)

d)      Click on Licenses and then go to “Actions” > Configure hub license

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e)       Paste the hub license and save
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2.2             Apply Probe license keys (AC2)

a)    Open admin console: go to http://<uimserver>/adminconsoleapp

b)    Log in as an Administrator (or a user with Administrator privileges)

c)    Click on Licenses and then go to Actions > Add Licenses

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d)       Paste the licenses in the Add License box and click Add.
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Additional Information:

Additional information and answers around Licensing are covered on the Knowledge Document below:

 KB000071939 CA Unified Infrastructure Management (UIM) Licensing Issues and Answers