FlexNet Licensing


Flexible Software Licensing Models

Support for the most popular software licensing models to protect your IP and enforce business rules. Software licensing models supported include subscription, time-limited, capacity-based, feature-based, hardware-locked, node-locked, concurrent/floating, follow-the-sun/time-zone restricted, volume, borrowed/offline, pay-per-use, and trial/evaluation licensing.

Efficient In-Product and Volume License Activation Support

Enable users to activate license servers in a single step; provide secure license return and transfer; reduce instances of ‘casual copying’ or ‘softlifting’; support for secure online and offline in-product license activation; and streamline device provisioning in manufacturing environments.

Protect Software and Prevent Unauthorized Copying

Minimize piracy risk, maximize revenue and strengthen IP (intellectual property) protection with additional security layers utilizing Flexera Software’s patent-pending Tamper Resistant Application functionality that provides protection against hacking and software piracy through sophisticated detection and identification of unauthorized use. Supported platforms include Apple OS X, Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Programming Language Support

Software licensing support for popular development programming languages: C/C++, Java, .NET.

Virtualization Support

Ensure your enterprise customers stay in compliance when cloning or copying virtual machines across datacenters with detect-and-deny and detect-and-report back (“call home”) capabilities. Producers can feel confident that they are being paid for the use of their intellectual property.