PDF(7.3 KB) View with Adobe Reader on a variety of devices
ePub(81.8 KB) View in various apps on iPhone, iPad, Android, Sony Reader, or Windows Phone
Mobi (Kindle)(65.8 KB) View on Kindle device or Kindle app on multiple devices
Updated:December 12, 2018
This document discusses the licensing requirements for proper use of the AnyConnect
functionality supported by the RV340 series routers. This article has been updated to note the licensing changes
present in firmware version 184.108.40.206.
With the introduction of the RV340 series routers comes an exciting new feature to the
Small Business platform, AnyConnect connectivity. For businesses already using AnyConnect and are wanting to
implement an RV340 series router as an edge device for a remote site, this feature allows the ability to use the
same software stack to create VPN tunnels as would be used with Enterprise equipment.
Licensing Structure - Firmware versions 220.127.116.11 and later
Moving forward, AnyConnect will incur a charge for client licenses only.
Licensing Structure - Firmware versions 18.104.22.168 or lower
AnyConnect client licenses, which allow use of the AnyConnect desktop clients as well as any of the AnyConnect
mobile clients that are available.
The RV340 series routers come with 2 AnyConnect server licenses by default, meaning that
customers who have AnyConnect client licenses already can establish 2 VPN tunnels simultaneously with any RV340
For those that do not have AnyConnect client licenses already, the licenses must be
purchased. Please refer to the Cisco AnyConnect Ordering Guide located here.
Demo AnyConnect client licenses are not available for Small Business routers at the time of this writing.
AnyConnect server licenses utilize Cisco Smart Licensing, which will require a Smart
Licensing account to be created. More information on this process can be found here.
At the time of writing, the following Product SKUs can be used to purchase additional
licenses in bundles of 25. Note that there are other options for the AnyConnect client licenses as outlined in the
Cisco AnyConnect Ordering Guide, however the Product ID listed would be the minimum requirement for full
Please note, the AnyConnect client license Product SKU listed first, provides licenses for
a term of 1 year, and requires a minimum purchase of 25 licenses. Other product SKUs which are applicable to the
RV340 series routers are also available with varying subscription levels, as follows:
LS-AC-PLS-1Y-S1 — 1 year Cisco AnyConnect Plus client license
LS-AC-PLS-3Y-S1 — 3 year Cisco AnyConnect Plus client license
LS-AC-PLS-5Y-S1 — 5 year Cisco AnyConnect Plus client license
LS-AC-PLS-P-25-S — 25 pack Cisco AnyConnect Plus perpetual client license
LS-AC-PLS-P-50-S — 50 pack Cisco AnyConnect Plus perpetual client license