Alternative to Thales Sentinel

Are you struggling with Thales Sentinel?


Expensive to operate

Too many people working on issuing and reconciling license keys?

Customer deployment

Tired of having to deploy and manage license servers on your customer’s sites?

Limited license model support

Do you want to try consumption based, subscription or other models?

Limited usage info

Do you want to see your license usage in real time?

Limited flexibility

Want to be able to have your customers administer their own licenses?


Need to be able to manage your license manager online?


Want your license manager and CRM system to work as one?

Expensive to license

Tired of tiered pricing with a big price tag?

Consider 10Duke Entitlements as an alternative to Sentinel

Simple, secure and flexible license management for ISVs

Reduce your license admin costs

No keys to reconcile, no dongles to ship. 10Duke delivers your licenses dynamically from the cloud.

No on-premise license servers

Avoid the hassle of deploying and managing license servers at your customer’s offices.

Supports multiple license models

From subscription to perpetual, floating to use time, choose the model you prefer.

Support Academic and Trial Users

Quickly define and create a simple user upgrade path from trial or academic license through to full commercial.


10Duke is a cloud-based solution that is always on and backed by a rock-solid SLA.

Single Sign-On

Enable simple access to multiple applications via SSO.

Dynamic IP Protection

License grants and revocations are dynamic and immediate, protecting the value of your IP.


10Duke APIs are REST-based, making it simple to leverage the power of our backend for your applications.

Can be used for desktop, web or mobile applications.

Gain detailed real-time information on application and license usage.

Using Salesforce or Sugar? Seamlessly connect 10Duke with your CRM provider to maintain a single view of the customer.

Worried about GDPR? 10Duke supports data residency and helps you comply with GDPR.


Traditional licensing solutions like Sentinel are poorly suited to modern ways of working and often introduce huge amounts of friction into your business.


Hear what our customers say

Learn how MAXON - the developers behind the popular Cinema 4D application - used 10Duke’s licensing and id management solutions to completely modernize their sales process - resulting in considerable increases in revenue.
Learn how Seequent, a global provider of visual data science and 3D modelling software, used 10Duke to improve how they manage their customer licenses.

The feature that I really like the most is its reliability. It's stable, it's going to operate 24/7 and also it's highly configurable. There's no custom software development, it's all round about configuration and adapting their platform to our business needs. - Richard Ertel, CIO Seequent


Used by the world’s premiere technology and consumer brands

  • Volvo


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Trimble Solutions

275,000 licence checks per day worldwide.

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Advanced licensing management for a leading software provider for the built environment.

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