11. Obtaining Cerebro licenses

Warning

The “Obtaining Cerebro licenses” section contains information, that you might need only if you are using Cerebro system installed on your local server ( see “Local (On-premises) Deployment” section).

Before you will be able to obtain and activate your licenses, you need to perform two operations using your Administrator account:

  • get a database server HostID (only needed to be done once);
  • activate license file recieved from the software vendor (needed to be executed every time license expires or new users are added to the universe).

11.1. Getting host ID for generating licenses

You should do the following:

  • Sign in to Cerebro as universe administrator.
  • Open the Cerebro administrator panel (select Tools/Administrator… from main menu).
  • In the Administrator panel go to the Universe tab.
  • In the Universe tab open License list tab.
  • At the top of the tab, click Get HostID used in license generation.
  • In the appeared window, copy the text from the HostID field and send it to the Cerebro vendor (email at support@cerebrohq.com).

11.2. License activation

You should do the following:

  • Sign in to Cerebro as universe administrator.
  • Open the Cerebro administrator panel (select Tools/Administrator… from main menu).
  • In the Administrator panel go to the Universe tab.
  • In the Universe tab open License list tab.
  • At the top of the tab, click Get a license from a file… and select the license file recieved from the license supplier in the pop-up window.