What do all these have in common? They are all annoying, everyone hates them (with the possible exception of their spouses and mothers), all are (to some extent) illegal, and for them to be successful, they must be bad for (your) business. What does this have to do with license management? Nothing at all. But …read more
RLM Cloud Edition
Your Comprehensive Software Licensing Solution
With RLM Cloud Edition you deliver a rich set of licenses to your customers from a cloud license server managed by Reprise Software.
Hundreds of software publishers and tens of thousands of end-user organizations depend on RLM to manage billions of dollars of software licenses every day. Now, with RLM Cloud Edition you benefit from this proven solution. RLM Cloud Edition combines the stability of RLM with the convenience of hosted RLM Cloud license servers to give you the ultimate in flexibility when you deploy your products.
RLM Cloud Edition Features
RLM's simple API handles complex licensing models.
Enjoy functionality you might expect only at an extra cost.
Diagnostics from all licensed clients are always available
Create a trial by adding a user. Remove them later if they don't purchase.
Make licensing changes even after your software is released.
Enjoy license management on Windows, Mac, or Linux.
Simple API - Complex License Models
Deploy license management quickly with an extremely simple API that includes all of the software licensing functionality required by software publishers and end users today.
RLM supports all the license models you expect - nodelocked, floating, trials, and many more - all with no code changes. Instrument the license management then return to your real job. Pronto.
It's all standard with RLM Cloud Edition.
Enjoy functionality you might expect only at an extra cost, including public key encryption and unencrypted logs which let you understand your customer's license usage. It's all standard with RLM Cloud Edition.
Convenient Trial Modes
Convert those trials into permanent licenses later.
Support trials and demonstration versions of your product, whether your customers are connected to the Internet or not, all without contacting you. Later, convert those trials into permanent licenses.
Update users and their options at any time with our browser-based interface.
Fine-tune the licensing model you provide your customer, or switch to an entirely new model, simply by replacing licenses, even after your software is released. Deploy in the cloud without changing your source code or your product in the field.
Enjoy license management on every major platform.
Build with a single API and enjoy license management on every major platform, including Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, ARM and more.
Browser-Based Administration Interface
RLM Cloud Edition allows your customers to monitor and control access to licenses simply by pointing any Internet browser at the RLM Cloud Customer Portal. No separate management tool is necessary.
Plain Text for Licenses and Logs
Plain input. Plain output.
We're committed to an open architecture. Feel free to share the precise behavior of your licensing model with your customers because behavior is driven by text files instead by logic within your source code. And assess usage of licenses with ease since it's always recorded in fully documented, unencrypted log files. Users can choose from several off-the-shelf RLM usage reporting solutions from our partners – or create their own report writer - we never force your customer to buy a license management tool to understand their usage of your products. These reports support pay-per-use billing models since RLM report logs are always authenticated to ensure data integrity. Plain input. Plain output.
Distributed Servers with High Availability
RLM transparently queues, in parallel, for busy licenses across multiple servers
Your customers obtain the ultimate use of their licensed software because the modern architecture of RLM quickly acquires and reacquires licenses from multiple distributed servers - without writing any custom code. RLM transparently queues, in parallel, for busy licenses across multiple servers. Designate a standby license server that assumes complete responsibility should a primary license server fail. This advanced software licensing functionality is built into RLM. You get it without writing a bit of custom code.
Resolve license contention and setup problems swiftly since logs are unencrypted, licenses are clearly mapped to product names, and diagnostics from all licensed clients and license servers are always available. Customers ship the diagnostic output to you via email for prompt service. RLM's software protection service never gets in the way of diagnosing customer problems.
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