Within your organization you can create many
accounts, each with a different purpose. During activation you can
choose only one account per default credit pool. Once you the credit
pool is active, users granted the credit administrator role can allocate
the credits for deployments, and even transfer credits to other
If you have an existing CSP account and are a superuser
or an admin, the system automatically adds the credit admin role
to your profile. If you do not have an existing account, the CSP
automatically creates an account for you and adds the credit admin
role to your profile.
You (the purchaser) receive an email
detailing the subscription, the credit pool ID, the subscription
start and end date, the amount of credits purchased, and the description
of the default credit pool (see “default credit pools” in VM-Series Firewall Licensing).
this email for future reference.
In the email, click
view your available credit pools.
Select the credit pool you want to activate. You can
use the search field to filter your account list by number or name.
If you have purchased multiple credit pools (see Software NGFW Credits), they
are automatically selected. The check marks represent activation
links for onboarding credits.
You are prompted to authenticate
or sign in.
If you deselect a credit pool, you see a reminder
that if you want to activate those credits, you must return to the
email and click the
Select the support account (you can search by account
number or name).
Select the default credit pool.
You see a message that the deposit was successful.
) If this is your first credit activation,
you see the