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License upgrade issues

hi team i bought hp brocade 4/8 san switch , now i want to upgrade 8 port license...but its absolute now and i am not able to get the license now , But i have 8/8 san switch's 8 port upgrade license. is it possible for us to use that license to upgrade that in 4/8 san switch , we are not in a situation to purchase new switch hp told that brocade stop the selling of 4/8 san switch port licenses

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Registered: ‎06-11-2010

Re: License upgrade issues


I would say that doing that is not possible, but it depends on the switch vendor. The only thing you can do is to contact HP in this case, and ask them to have that license transfered from the 8/8 to the 4/8. Unfortunately, I am pretty sure that you'll get a 'no' as response...


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