10Duke have been called "the thought leaders of the software licensing industry" by our customers. On this blog you'll find useful guides as well as our thoughts on software licensing, identity management and other related topics.
 
25th January 2021
Stop selling perpetual licenses to your customers

Why You Should Stop Selling Perpetual Licenses to Your Product

It’s no longer financially viable for software vendors to offer a ‘one size fits all’ perpetual software license model.
27th August 2020
Subscription model shouldn't be forced on all products.

When a Subscription Model Doesn’t Fit… Alternatives to the Subscription Model

The subscription model is the main license model supported by most payment providers. But not all products can be forced into a subscription model.
18th August 2020
Software Licensing Provider

What Your Software Licensing Provider Isn’t Telling You

All software licensing providers say they’re good. But are they, really? Find out as we examine the pain licensing providers may be causing to your company.
30th June 2020
Identity and Access Management

Top 5 Reasons for Identity & Access Management Strategy

Delivering an effective Identity and Access Management strategy has become a strategic imperative for all businesses operating online.
5th June 2020
Identity based licensing by 10Duke

What is Identity-based Licensing?

Identity-based licensing is a method by 10Duke of controlling access to a digital product based on the authenticated identity of an individual.
19th May 2020
What is federated identity?

What is Federated Identity / Identity Federation? Guide 2020

We get a lot of questions from partners regarding ‘federated identity’ or ‘identity federation’, so we thought we’d do a short summary to explain what it […]
6th May 2020
Alternative to FLEXlm

Alternative to FlexNet Licensing (FLEXlm)

Comparison between 10Duke Entitlements vs. Flexera’s Flexnet.
10th December 2019
usb license dongles

The Dodgy License Dongle – 7 Reasons Why Dongles Are Outdated

In the world of software licensing, the license dongle was once the solution of choice for software developers, but no longer. Today’s ISVs require flexible licensing […]
18th November 2019
What licence model to choose?

Looking for a Licence Model? Quick Guide

Choosing the right licence model is one of the most important business decisions you are ever going to make, and it should not be defined or […]
14th October 2019
Software Licensing Service

Licensing As a Service – Why It Is the Modern Way of Software Licensing

Licensing as a Service, a new method of software licensing, offers flexible and effective means of monetizing software products quickly and easily.
21st August 2019
floating software license

What is a Floating License? – Floating Licensing Guide 2021

A floating software license works a bit differently. With a floating software license, multiple users (usually 5-25 users) share a defined number of seats at the […]
9th January 2019

Managing Concurrency – How the Big Guns Do It

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