The Video Optimization feature works on Telco platforms with the purchase of a basic CBM license and CBM Premium license and for otherNetScaler platforms, the feature works with the purchase of a CNS Platinum license. Before you configure the video optimization feature, your appliance must have a suitable license.
License support for Telco platforms:
Where XXX is the throughput, for example, NetScaler T1000.
License support for otherNetScaler platforms:
Where XXX is the throughput.
To upload a premium license file, follow the steps given below:
1. A valid license file should be installed on the NetScaler appliance. The license should support at least as many Gbps as the expected maximum Gi-LAN throughput.
License files should be copied through an SCP client to the /nsconfig/license of the appliance, as shown in the screen capture below.
> shell ls /nsconfig/license/ CNS_V3000_SERVER_PLT_Retail.lic ssl
2. Do a warm restart to apply for the new license, as shown in the screen capture below.
> reboot -warm Are you sure you want to restart NetScaler (Y/N)? [N]:y Done
3. After the restart completes, verify that the license has been properly applied, by using the show license CLI.
In the example below a premium license with premium edition has been successfully installed.
> show license License status: Video Optimization: YES ... Model Number ID: 110050 License Type: Platinum License