Protection PLUS™ software is the industry standard for software licensing and copy protection. It is your key to protecting your investment in your intellectual property and puts you in the driver's seat to distribute and sell your software.
Customer tested and approved
With an amazing range of functionality this powerful toolkit meets a wide range of customer needs. Protection PLUS™ is working tirelessly for over 5000 customers in 118 countries and protecting hundreds of millions of dollars of software.
With the Protection PLUS™ software licensing toolkit you can protect your software, create trial versions, implement Electronic License Activation and so much more.
We can help you build very complex customized solutions to meet the most demanding business requirements. Our small company size with big company standards allows us to offer customization services that large companies simply don't offer.
Electronic License Management allows you to maintain control of your software after it leaves your possession. Automate the disbursement of software updates while optionally collecting usage information and verifying that a customer's license is still valid.
Popular features within all editions
Software Access Management
Create trials, rentals, and pay-per-use applications
Immediate software activation via phone, fax, email, or the internet
Extend a trial, rental or lease for an additional period of time
Disable fraudulent purchases
Allow partial access; activate additional features later
Convert from single-user mode to multi-user mode
Protect using either fixed or floating network licensing
Available in Professional, Enterprise, and Internet Editions, each can connect to the turnkey SOLO Server services. Protection PLUS and SOLO Server are the two pillars of the SoftwareKey system. They have powerful independent functionality yet demonstrate seamless synchronicity when used together. You will love how this scalable system offers you exactly what you need when you need it at the price points you can afford.
Perfect for use by one developer and/or to use for one software product. You get complete access to our acclaimed customer support for software maintenance and upgrades for 90 days. This edition can be used with Instant SOLO Server, a quick and economical e-commerce automated licensing solution. back to top
For multiple developers at a single site and/or to use for multiple software products. 1 year customer support for software maintenance and upgrades. It is possible to upgrade to this Edition at any time. In addition, some advanced functionality for Instant PLUS is available. This edition can be used with Instant SOLO Server. back to top
When you want to sell your software and manage your business with any one of these three e-commerce solutions: Instant SOLO Server Dedicated URL, SOLO Server, or SOLO Server Lite, you will need the Internet Edition of Protection PLUS. This requirement is well worth it for the power and expandability you gain at your fingertips. Just like the Enterprise Edition it allows for multiple developers at a single site and/or for multiple software products. 1 year customer support for software maintenance and upgrades. It is possible to upgrade to this Edition at any time. This edition can be used with Instant SOLO Server. back to top