License Server VPX

The License Server VPX is a self-contained Linux-based virtual appliance that allows deployment of licensing in your Citrix environment.

The License Server VPX section of the Citrix Licensing documentation contains information that is specific to the License Server VPX. The rest of the Licensing documentation set contains articles that apply to only Windows or to Windows and VPX.


These items are not supported with the License Server VPX.

  • Supplemental grace periods.
  • Citrix Licensing Manager:
    • No automatic availability. The Citrix Licensing Manager is available with the License Server VPX if you configure Active Directory and install the keytab file.
    • Enable and disable the supplemental grace period.
    • Modify ports License Server (default 27000), Vendor Daemon (default 2729)
    • Displays the License Server version in the top bar of the screen. If you click the down arrow, the hostname, Ethernet address, and IPvr address appear.
    • License usage dashboard.
  • Upgrades - See Export the database for use in a different License Server VPX.
  • Clustered servers.
  • Use the Linux iptables command to change License Server VPX default ports.
License Server VPX