Cisco Firepower 2100 PLR Licensing Introduction
Cisco Firepower (FPR ) 2100 PLR Licensing Introduction
The Cisco Firepower (FPR) is the Next-Generation of Cisco Firewall (NGFW) which is the industry’s first threat-focused NGFW. These series firewalls provide comprehensive, unified policy management of firewall functions, application control, threat prevention, and advanced malware protection from the network to the endpoint. You can use Cisco smart software manager website and your smart account to generate a token for your device’s registration. Also, you can use license permanent reservation feature in order to activate all premium features on your device without using an Internet connection. Generally, Cisco Firepower 2100 licensing can be used in highly-secure environments which outside connections are not allowed.
Please note the SFR (Software Firepower Modules) modules on the Cisco ASA firewalls does not support smart licensing and to activate those, you need PAK licenses. This introduction is only for Cisco Firepower hardware devices.
Please follow the below steps to generate and apply a reservation code from the Cisco smart software management website on your FPR 2100 CLI.
Use This guide step to step for firepower 2100 plr license
1- Enter Cisco Software Center (CSC)
2- Login with your Smart Account credentials
3- Navigate to License Tab
4- Click on Smart Software Licensing
5- Load the Inventory tab
6- Select your Virtual Account
7- Click Licenses Tab
8- Select Firepower 2100 ASA Universal License Feature
Note: If currently, you have not owned this license, call your PSS or CSS to purchase one.
9- Connect to FPR over SSH
10- Enter following commands:
FPR2100(Config-smart-lic)#feature tier standard
FPR2100(Config-smart-lic)#license smart reservation request univ
11- Copy the given code
12- Click on License Reservation
13- Paste the Code in the box then select Next
14- Select License and Click Next
15- Select Generate Authorization Code
16- Copy Authorization Code in the box and close the wizard
17- Go back to FPR and paste in the following command:
FPR2100(Config-smart-lic)#license reservation install [Code]
18- Congrats now your PFR 2100 is registered successfully! by show license all can verify this: