The License Manager grants licenses for use of the server and components. Additionally, licenses are issued for Software Maintenance which gives the ability to receive software updates.
With License Manager, you can:
- Request licenses
- Get licenses online
- Load a license
- Generate a license report
- Get information on the server version license
- Manage client licenses
The server is licensed per CPU. The licenses assigned by unique serial numbers reported by the License Manager. A client can be licensed using local licensing or server licensing. A local license is obtained for a particular client while server licenses are obtained for a server and consumed by clients that connect to the server.
For further information about managing licensing, refer to help for License Manager.