At the core is Smart Licensing, a flexible approach that streamlines the management of your software licenses.
A Smart Account is used to create users and groups, and organize licenses according to your business needs.
Cisco Smart Software Manager (CSSM)
CSSM is an intuitive portal where you can activate and manage all of your Cisco licenses. An On-Prem version is available for security-sensitive customers.
Choose product family:
Customers often do not know what licenses they own.
Customers must manually register each device with a product activation key.
Licenses are specific to only one device.
Software, services, and devices are all visible in an easy-to-use portal.
No product activation keys (PAKs) needed. Activation is easy and software is ready to use.
Flexible licensing with use across all devices.
In this episode of Cisco Champion Radio with Cisco’s Donnie Savage and Cisco Champion host Daren Fulwell you’ll learn everything you need to know about Smart Licensing.
Learn how Smart Licensing works, why it’s important and what deployment options are available.
See product overview, features, and behaviors specific to Smart Licensing.