Apr 04

Distributors & Subsidiaries can now self-manage licenses

By Mike Wozniak | Releases

Support for multi-tenancy has been available since the original 1998 launch of SOLO Server Automation​.  Recently, we adapted these multi-tenancy features to provide the same exact services to software publishers who had the requirement to let their subsidiaries / distributors manage their own licenses in an isolated environment.BackgroundWhile working with larger (Fortune 500) companies, we […]

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Dec 26

SoftwareKey System Winter 2017 Software Releases

By Mike Wozniak | Releases

Team SoftwareKey has recently posted releases for both Protection PLUS 5 SDK and SOLO Server, as outlined in this post. These releases contain minor fixes and enhancements for both products.Protection PLUS 5 SDK Version 5.17.4.0Protection PLUS 5 SDK Native Edition now includes a sample application for the Qt cross-platform framework.  If you are developing cross-platform […]

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Oct 31

SoftwareKey System Fall 2017 Software Releases

By Mike Wozniak | Releases

Team SoftwareKey has recently posted releases for both Protection PLUS 5 SDK and SOLO Server, as outlined in this post.  These releases contain minor fixes and enhancements for both products.Protection PLUS 5 SDK Version 5.17.3.0Protection PLUS 5 SDK .NET Edition customers using Cloud-Controlled Network Floating Licensing and version 5.17.2.0 should update to this version.  It […]

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Jul 25

Product Activation: Fingerprints, Copy Protection, Disconnected Computers

By Mike Wozniak | General Licensing Tips

For the most control, protected applications typically rely on some form of product activation process. A good licensing system will offer solutions for computers directly connected to the internet as well as for those that are not. ​During application startup, the protected software application will open and read its license file. This file can contain many […]

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