Welcome to the Flexera Software news center. Here you will find the latest press releases on our company, solutions and strategically managing application usage.
Open Source Security and Compliance Expert, Jeff Luszcz, Speaks at Open Source Software 2016 – from Compliance to Cooperation
Flexera Software is presenting at Open Source Software (OSS) 2016 – from Compliance to Cooperation in San Francisco, California on December 21. The program will explore the unique legal issues facing the open source and free software community. Faculty will discuss the challenges developers are facing, the variety of licensing options when developing and using OSS, compliance with law and the terms of those licenses, and recent developments in the open source community that are changing how open source and free software is being used around the world.
Automated Upgrade Management Enables Software Vendors and IoT Companies to Drive Recurring Revenue and Prevent Maintenance Revenue Leakage
FlexNet Operations 2016 Automates Processes for Software Upgrades, Improves IoT Security and Enables Rapid Software Delivery
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, today announced the latest release of the company’s market-leading Entitlement Management solution, FlexNet Operations. The new release provides software vendors and Internet of Things (IoT) companies with an end-to-end process for automated upgrade management – guaranteeing an outstanding end-user experience, improving the security of IoT solutions and driving recurring revenue.
Company’s global success helps fuel Chicago’s reputation as a technology innovation hub
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, today announced it has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by the Chicago Tribune. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement.
Former Palamida Founder and CTO Speaks at Legal Conference with Cisco and Fenwick & West
Flexera Software is presenting with Cisco Systems, Inc. and Fenwick & West LLP at the 28th Annual All Hands Meeting in Santa Clara, California on November 17. Silicon Valley’s signature conference for in-house counsel and other professionals at technology and life science companies, the All Hands Meeting is a unique and multifaceted event tailored to the needs of companies who rely upon intellectual property. Cutting-edge Continuing Legal Education presentations address the spectrum of legal, regulatory and ethical issues faced on a daily basis. Attendees can also browse exhibits about the latest products and services to increase productivity and effectiveness.
Extends license compliance and security capabilities into the under-managed world of open source software components
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, today announced that it has acquired Palamida, provider of Software Composition Analysis solutions. The financial terms of the acquisition have not been disclosed.
Network, Hear Best Practices and Gain Insights on the Latest Trends in Software Monetization
Flexera Software is hosting SoftSummit 2016 in San Jose, California on Wednesday, October 12, to help software vendors and device manufacturers address everyday challenges such as: gaining market share, making more money, ensuring continuous license compliance, optimizing software investments and future-proofing organizations against the risks and costs of constantly changing technology. Additional discussion topics will cover: software monetization trends and best practices, getting products to market faster, making acquisitions work faster, streamlining inefficient back-office practices and turning Cloud, Virtualization and Internet of Things technologies into opportunities rather than threats.
World’s Leading Installation Technology for Microsoft Windows® Now Supports Microsoft’s Desktop Bridge, Universal Windows Packages and Windows Server Apps
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, announced the latest release of InstallShield®, the industry standard for development teams creating installers for Windows desktops, servers and cloud platforms. As highlighted in the keynote address at Microsoft Build 2016, InstallShield 2016 enables the transition to Microsoft’s Desktop Bridge (formerly known as Project Centennial) and Windows Server Apps (WSAs) with automatic compatibility tests and continuous build capabilities.
New Study Reveals Software Pricing and Licensing Trends are Transforming the Enterprise Software Marketplace
As some software producers benefit and others fail to keep up, a market shake up is possible
The enterprise software marketplace is undergoing a massive transformation as the pricing and licensing models dictating how software is bought and sold evolve. Fueled in part by shifts in customer demand and in part by rapidly changing technology, some application producers are poised to reap windfall profits from the new software pricing and licensing models emerging, while others risk being left behind. This is the conclusion of a new report published by Software Monetization expert, Flexera Software. Among the report’s findings:
KPMG LLP, Mindgrape, Grupo SIA and Softline Group Named Top Partners
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, today announced their 2015 Partner of the Year Awards. Accolades were presented to KPMG, Mindgrape, Grupo SIA and Softline Group during Flexera Software's annual Partner Summits in Big Sky Montana for North America, and the French Alps for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Flexera Software Working with Thinkbox Software to Enable On-Demand, Usage-Based Licensing in the Cloud
Deadline® Reduces Cost and IT Burden, While Protecting Intellectual Property
Flexera Software, the leading provider of next-generation software licensing, compliance, security and installation solutions for application producers and enterprises, announced today they are collaborating with Microsoft Azure to enable Thinkbox Software to add on-demand, usage-based licensing 24/7 in the Cloud for Deadline version 8. This relationship will allow Thinkbox to give customers pay-per-use access to Thinkbox products including Deadline, Krakatoa and Sequoia as well as select third-party applications via the Thinkbox's e-commerce portal, with minutes consumed only while the Slave application is rendering. The collaboration also reinforces the value which Licensing-as-a-Service (LaaS) affords independent software vendors doing business with Microsoft Azure.