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What temporary license key options are available for Juniper Products?



Article ID: KB15670 KB Last Updated: 11 Oct 2021Version: 8.0

There are temporary, evaluation, or trial license key options available for many of the Juniper products.

  • Can I get an evaluation license for my product?

  • Does Juniper offer temporary or trial license keys?


The following list contains the type of evaluation/trial keys available:

Trial License keys

Trial license keys are available from the Juniper Sales Engineer (SE) Manager and can be issued for a temporary duration. Not all features are available for trials or evaluation. For example, an extended license upgrade, capacity key, or VSYS license is not available as a temporary license key.

Trial or evaluation license keys are available for these systems and requires Account Team Approval:

  • PTX
  • QFX
  • EX
  • MX

In addition, trial keys are also available for virtual machine products such as vSRX, vMX, cRPD, cSRX, RIFT.  

Select vSRXvMX,  cRPD ,cSRX and RIFT to generate your trial key.

An active Juniper Networks user login is required to access the trial keys.  If you are new to Juniper Networks and wish to create your own user account login, refer to KB9946 - Create New User Login Account with Juniper Networks.


  • Account team or Juniper SE approval is required for any demo or evaluation licensing. Please contact your Juniper SE or Account team to request a trial or evaluation license key. 
  • Customer self-service SRX trials are no longer supported. Please contact your Juniper Sales Engineering (SE) or Partner for assistance obtaining evaluation license keys for SRX-Series hardware.

If you need additional assistance please Contact Support.

Modification History:

2021-09-28: Removed vQFX . Added cRPD and cSRX.
2019-12-19: Removed ScreenOS references.
2018-12-31: Updated the format for RIFT and correct title for related KB.
2018-06-06: Updated to reflect available products.

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