A valid license for the Vivado software is necessary to generate the bitstream for the Xilinx UltraScale+ (XCZU9EG). Otherwise following error message will be generated in Vivado
Obtain a Vivado license
There are three ways to get a valid license for Vivado:
Purchase the license from Xilinx
Obtain a 30-day trial license
Obtain trial license
Open the Vivado license manager.
View License Status is empty.
Generate a 30-day trial license.
Vivado prompts successful license generation.
The license manager shows the license in View License Status after a refresh.
If you have access to licenses (e.g., students at TUM, THN), you can send the following information to your supervisor to receive a node-locked license.
Open “Manage Xilinx Licenses”
Make a screenshot of the “View Host Information” folder
Send the screenshot your supervisor / responsible person in your company / university and request a license
You will receive a license file which you can load here:
Node-locked license is successfully installed