Our Company

We Solve Difficult Application Usage Problems, Helping Our Customers Get More Value from Their Software

We Are The Global Leader in Software Licensing, Compliance, Cybersecurity and Installation Solutions

Flexera Software helps application producers and enterprises increase application usage and security, enhancing the value they derive from their software. Our software licensing, compliance, cybersecurity and installation solutions are essential to ensure continuous licensing compliance, optimized software investments, and to future-proof businesses against the risks and costs of constantly changing technology. A marketplace leader for more than 25 years, 80,000+ customers turn to Flexera Software as a trusted and neutral source of knowledge and expertise, and for the automation and intelligence designed into our products. How can we help you?

A Great Place to Work, Learn & Succeed

At Flexera Software, we offer an entrepreneurial environment where technology professionals thrive and where individual contributions really count. Our employees create and help shape some of the most cutting edge technologies every day.

What’s it like to work at Flexera Software? Hear it from our employees:


Michael Burke, Senior Technical Support Manager

Michael talks about why he works for Flexera Software and shares his experiences working for the market leader in Application Usage Management solutions. 


Tracey Schaus, Senior Solution Engineer

Tracey talks about why she works for Flexera Software and shares her experiences working for the market leader in solutions for managing application usage.

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We Help Organizations Solve Difficult and Costly Application Usage Problems…

Software License Optimization

We are the established global leader in Software License Optimization solutions, enabling enterprises to gain visibility and control of IT assets, reduce ongoing software costs, and maintain continuous license compliance.


Symantec License Optimization

Symantec senior product manager Mika Harviala describes the licensing challenges of this global producer of data protection, antivirus and message protection software solutions, and how tools like FlexNet Manager platform help ensure customer satisfaction with their Symantec software investments.


Business Drivers and Successes for the SAM Program at Covance

Michael Lebiedzinski, Director of Private Cloud and ITSM at Covance discusses business drivers and successes using FlexNet Manager Suite and App Portal for their Software Asset Management program.


Achieving Software License Optimization Success

Reduce cost and risk for your on-premises, virtualized and cloud-based software. Learn More.

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Application Readiness

We deliver market-leading Application Readiness solutions to help enterprises in the inventorying, rationalizing, packaging, planning, and delivery of physical, virtual, and mobile applications, ensuring faster service delivery and continuous and predictable deployment into increasingly complex computing environments.


Introduction to Application Readiness

Flexera Software’s AdminStudio Suite is the market leader and powers an enterprise's Application Readiness process for packaging, planning, and delivery of physical, virtual, and mobile applications, ensuring faster service delivery and continuous and predictable deployment into increasingly complex computing environments.


Manage the Full Lifecycle of Your Software Assets

Meet Lucas, Head of Application Management and Dana, IT Asset Manager for Mid2Mega Corp. to learn how companies like yours can use Flexera Software enterprise solutions for a streamlined application readiness process that is integrated with your enterprise app store and software license optimization solution. View this short video to learn how.

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Software Vulnerability Management

Flexera Software is recognized industry-wide as the leader in Software Vulnerability Management. Our award-winning portfolio equips corporate and private customers worldwide with Vulnerability Intelligence, Vulnerability Assessment, and automated Security Patch Management tools to manage and control software vulnerabilities across networks and endpoints.


Corporate Software Inspector breaks down the walls between IT Security and IT Ops

By implementing CSI, organizations empower their security and operations teams to achieve the remediation of vulnerabilities in line with the highest standards in the industry using fewer resources. Those resources can instead be used to focus on other areas of IT management to improve business performance; while organizations ca…


Vulnerability Intelligence Manager — Our Intelligence is Your Power

VIM is a powerful intelligence service that alerts customers to new software vulnerabilities in real time. VIM offers complete coverage of over 40,000 systems and applications) via a team of in house researches that are dedicated to exploiting potential vulnerabilities. VIM allows you to stay ahead of the game and manage potentia…

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Software Monetization

We are the leader in Software Monetization, empowering application producers to maximize new and recurring revenue through flexible software licensing, activation, software delivery and full lifecycle management of customer usage rights. Our Software Monetization solutions enable rapid adoption of new business models for on-premises, cloud, embedded and mobile applications, streamline quote-to-cash processes, ensure revenue recognition, deliver a positive customer experience and reduce operational costs and complexities.


Creating "One Avid" with a Unified Software Licensing Framework

Chris Gahagan, senior vice president of products and solutions at Avid software, found himself in a situation that many software vendors can relate to. The company had grown both organically and through acquisition, and found itself managing five different product lines that utilized very different software licensing and entitlement management technologies --…


Extending the Product Lifecycle with Embedded Licensing

Learn how CPU Tech addresses the unique security needs of their company's defense contractor customers, and how embedded software licensing and entitlement managmeent enables those users to access secure devices with confidence and in full compliance of security regulations.
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Flexible Software Licensing Enables Proactive Planning for Expansion and Growth

Jim Peterman of telecommunications provider, Tekelec, discusses how flexible licensing enables his company to be proactive in planning for expansion and growth.

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For more than 25 years our installation solutions have been the "gold standard” for creating professional and reliable installers that meet the exacting standards of today’s global application producer.


Simplifying License Management for InstallShield and InstallAnywhere

Understand the benefits of concurrent and node-locked licensing models and make the best choice to increase productivity for your development team using InstallShield and InstallAnywhere from Flexera Software.


Deliver a Winning Installation Experience with InstallShield and InstallAnywhere

See how Bob, VP of Product Management at the fictional Success Corp., gives his engineering team more time to build amazing features, get products to market faster and create an outstanding customer experience with every installation.

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Our Customers are a “Who’s Who” in Business, Nonprofit Institutions and Government

Our 80,000+ customers range from the most widely recognized brands in the world, to emerging companies that are creating new markets and developing solutions to solve today’s problems. View success stories

InstallAnywhere functions like a native installer on every platform. Our end-users don't need to know Java.

Tim Hitchings, Senior Product Manager

Another significant advance in the Premier Edition is the introduction of assemblies to the product. These are not .NET assemblies but an InstallShield technology designed to make it possible to dynamically reuse components across multiple installers. These modular components are versioned and can be shared between multiple installed products without anything breaking on uninstall.

Mike Gunderloy, Contributing Editor

We chose InstallShield Express for its feature set, which met every requirement we had for our installation. InstallShield Express is an intuitive, user-friendly installation solution that can be used without a manual. Flexera Software's expertise and knowledge of their customers' needs is clear-Express has excellent value and we will continue to use it for all future installations.

Robert Harvey
Giardina & Associates