FlexNet License Lifecycle Management
Cut Operational Costs by Automating the Generation, Fulfillment, and Activation of Software Licenses and Entitlements
Application producers frequently release new versions, updates and features for their software and devices, which sometimes makes it difficult for their enterprise customers to manage the license through its lifecycle, let alone understand what they are entitled to use.
When you couple FlexNet Operations (On-Premises or On-Demand) entitlement management with FlexNet License Lifecycle Management you can quickly create product configurations to meet market demands, cut your operational costs by automating the generation, fulfillment, and activation of software licenses and entitlements for your on-premises, cloud, SaaS, virtualized and embedded applications.
With FlexNet License Lifecycle Management you have the ability and flexibility to:
- Manage the entire software license lifecycle – fulfill, activate, return, re-host and repair software licenses
- Manage the licensing lifecycle of devices – manage the licensing activities related to devices including creating, provisioning (and de-provisioning) capacity and capabilities, rebalancing, returns and moving devices
- Support virtualization and cloud environments – detect-n-deny or detect-n-activate products in virtual and cloud environments to protect against accidental cloning
- Report on software and device licenses – analyze licenses by customer, license status, product and version, expiration dates and more to help you make better decisions
Learn more about FlexNet Operations (On-Premises or On-Demand).
This white paper, authored by Cris Wendt, a Strategy Principal Consultant with Flexera Software, explores the top 10 reasons why most software vendors and high-tech manufactures choose to buy a COTS software licensing and entitlement management solution.