Today Reprise Software announced a new way for software publishers to license their products. It's called RLM Personal Edition (RLMpe).
On rare occasions, an activation request will get a read timeout status return (-105). There are several causes to the RLM_EH_NET_RERR (-105) error. They are described in the debugging section of the manual, repeated at the end here. If you can activate from some systems, then the first cause (server down) is unlikely. More likely …
Environment variables are flags that you set outside an application that the application reacts to. Applications and libraries like RLM read environment variables that they define. Some RLM environment variables are RLM_ACT_TIMEOUT (adjusts the timeout to the activation server to the value supplied), RLM_QUEUE (enables queueing for a license), and RLM_ROAM (controls setting up, using, …
RLM effortlessly allows software vendors and customers to change licensing models by simply changing the content of the license file itself. This allows software vendors to focus on usability and supporting the customer in configuring the floating license server itself.
Most developers involved in selecting and then implementing a software license management solution will freely admit that they are not experts in software licensing. Based on our discussions we have compiled the following list of the Top 10 Reasons why the Reprise License Manager (RLM) is preferred by today's busy software developers.
We compare licensing options for server-based software including floating licensing and using a licensing manager.
RLM stood out as a hassle-free and flexible solution for node-locked and floating licenses. When U-RENDER started evaluating different solutions for their own software product, RLM was already at the top of the list.
Whether it’s enterprise end-users wanting the best tools to maximize the usage of their valuable software assets, or software vendors wanting that next creative approach to licensing and selling their software, we’ve been there and done that.
You need an implementation strategy for license management that provides customers with all the licensing system components. These parts enable customers to control their software usage without burdening those customers who don’t. Here is how to build a win-win strategy for end-users and software publishers.
Using RLM, StrataData migrated to a more flexible licensing model which seamlessly integrated their existing dongles for those that wanted to retain them, as well as provide all the benefits of floating, server-based licensing.