Cisco Unity Connection

Licensing Requirement in a Cisco Unity Connection Failover Environment

Document ID: 110375

Updated: Feb 13, 2012



In a Cisco Unity Connection 7.0 failover environment, the licenses that are needed on the primary and the secondary servers have different requirements.

For information on how to troubleshoot the Cisco Unity Connection Licensing Issues, refer to these documents:

Before You Begin


Cisco recommends that you are familiar with a Cisco Unity Connection failover environment.

Components Used

This document is based on an Cisco Unity Connection 7.0 failover environment.


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Description of Licenses

In Cisco Unity Connection 7.0 in a failover environment, the publisher must have licenses that contain users and ports. The subscriber server must have the same number of ports licensed as the publisher. However, the subscriber does not need any users licensed. The user licenses are replicated from the publisher.

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Updated: Feb 13, 2012
Document ID: 110375