Software Licensing

 
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.
 
5th June 2020

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.
6th May 2020

Alternative to FlexNet Licensing (FLEXlm)

Comparison between 10Duke Entitlements vs. Flexera’s Flexnet.
10th December 2019
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The Dodgy License Dongle | 7 Reasons Why Dongles Are Outdated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 […]
21st August 2019
Floating Licence

What is a Floating License? – Floating Licensing Guide [2022]

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 […]
26th July 2019
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Migration to 10Duke – Where do you start?

Questions regarding the ease of migration to a new license manager are often a main area of concern for any company considering such a move. In […]
9th January 2019
Concurrent Licence

Managing Concurrency – How the Big Guns Do It

Managing concurrency effectively is essential for many independent software vendors. Suppliers need to be able to protect their IP and revenue streams by preventing software overuse.
8th January 2019
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Why Identity-based Licensing Is Killing Off the Software Asset Management Industry

Due to the tight control and information offered by Identity-based licensing, software inventory, license management, software metering and software deployment are all already part of the […]
19th October 2018
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5 Reasons Why Identity-based Licensing will future-proof your business

In today’s fast-paced, multi-app world, the best licensing solution that can be used to underpin an ISVs product distribution is one using identity-based licensing.
18th October 2018
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14 Eye-watering Statistics About Software Licensing

Here’s our rundown of some of the software licensing industry’s most interesting statistics.
16th October 2018
Aggregate use time license means the total amount of time software is used by a group of users

Aggregate Use Time License

Providing an aggregate use time licence is very appealing for enterprise customers as it allows them to better control spending on complex projects.
15th October 2018
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Construction Software and How to Monetize it

Find out how Causeway Technologies leveraged the 10Duke software licensing solution to gain complete visibility over their construction software.
18th February 2018
Traditional Software Licensing

How Traditional Software Licensing Solutions Are Slowly Killing Your Business

Traditional software licensing solutions are outdated and cumbersome. Many independent software vendors are moving away from these so-called ‘flexible’ licensing solutions to more modern solutions that […]
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