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.
 
19th May 2020
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What is Identity Federation? Guide to Federated Identity

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 FlexNet Licensing (FLEXlm) | 10Duke Enterprise

Comparison between 10Duke Enterprise 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The Dodgy License Dongle | 7 Reasons Why Dongles Are Outdated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 […]
28th November 2019
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How To Protect Against Brute Force Attacks?

Brute Force Attack involves multiple attempts to guess a password. But how do you protect against them? Learn all about it on this blog.
29th October 2019
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What is SCA (Strong Customer Authentication) and PSD2?

SCA first came into being in September 2019* as a response to the European Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2). These plans detail a list of requirements […]
18th October 2019
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What Is A Strong Password – Guide 2023

Ideally, most sites you use should enforce the creation of a strong password on their system. Ideally this should involve the following steps.
21st August 2019
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What is a Floating License? | 2023 Guide to Floating Licensing

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 […]
13th February 2019
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The Art of Digital Identity

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a discipline within cybersecurity that seeks to ensure that only the right people can access the appropriate data and resources, […]
9th January 2019
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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.
9th January 2019
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One-Time Password (OTP) – Guide For ISVs 2023

One-time Passwords (OTP) can be generated in several ways and each one has trade-offs in term of security, convenience, and cost.
9th January 2019
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Beginner’s Guide to REST API and GRAPH API

The unsung hero of our connected world is the Application Programming Interface (API). APIs make it possible for interactions between applications, data and devices to take […]