Getting started with NVIDIA GRID vGPU software licensing (GRID 2.0 and up) – Video Guide

Answer ID 4145
Updated 06/27/2016 11:34 AM

Getting started with NVIDIA GRID vGPU software licensing (GRID 2.0 and up) - Video Guide

NVIDIA Engineering have released a video to assist users new to NVIDIA GRID licensing and license server. Users should always consult the comprehensive documentation and set-up guides and this video is intended as an overview guide to assist them doing that.

The video is available here:

The video includes:

· Guidance on where to find the documentation on license

· How to get licenses from the licensing portal

· Mode changing utility

· NVIDIA license server and configuration

· Remove add-on not available on evaluation/NFR licenses

· Reclaiming license form users

· Defining reservations, dropping licenses

· Managing licenses

· Port numbers

· Common mistakes

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Relevant Products

Citrix XenServer and VMware vSphere/ESXi used for GRID vGPU and pass-through

NVIDIA GRID vGPU including boards M60 / M6 / M10

NVIDIA GRID 2.0 and up

vApps, vWks, vPC

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