Cloud-Based License Management

This Article Describes Cloud-Based License Management and in particular several problems solved by this approach. Traditional floating licensing requires a license server installation on the end customer’s network. Although this deployment strategy is still the most common, you can improve the situation by moving the license servers into the cloud. Let’s look at the issues where Cloud-Based License Management can …

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Post Use Billing

Post Use Billing – an alternative to Subscription or Permanent License Grants There are situations where it is impossible to anticipate the level of usage of a software package before it is actually used.  In cases like this, a fixed number of permanent licenses or subscriptions may not satisfy your customer’s needs.  Many ISVs and their customers prefer …

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HighQSoft Moves to RLM

HighQSoft Moves to RLM and Introduces Licensing. Previously, at HighQSoft, (server-side) software solutions were either distributed without licensing for trusted customers or with hard-coded user limits. Although this resulted in wide utilization of the software, it also risked a potential loss of revenue. While upgrading the products to include new and market relevant features, the decision …

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Remembering Daniel Birns

Daniel Steven Birns, Jan 18, 1954 – July 28, 2016 It is with great sadness that we have to say goodbye to our dear friend, Daniel. Some of you may know Daniel as “the FLEXlm support guy”.  Others may know him as the lead FLEXlm developer.  Many more (outside of GLOBEtrotter and Reprise) know him …

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