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Herrick J Johnson, Margaret Olson, Stuart Jones, Stephanie Bodoff, Stephen C Bertrand, Paul H Levine: Network license server. Apollo Computer, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, June 11, 1991: US05023907 (573 worldwide citation)

A system for the management of computer programs in a computer network environment is presented. A network license server comprises a license server daemon which provides access to a computer program based on information stored in user and license databases. To track software usage, the daemon also ...


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Xiang Ao, Mingqiang Xu, Qiufang Shi, Gang Xue: Licensing using a cloud public-messaging infrastructure. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Ben Tabor, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, March 14, 2017: US09594885 (1 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, methods and systems for license-messaging using cloud public-messaging infrastructures are provided. A cloud public-messaging infrastructure supports license message communication between applications. The cloud public-messaging infrastructure may implement license-messaging ...


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Peter Hartwell Webb: Adaptive interface for cross-platform component generation. The MathWorks, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, May 29, 2018: US09983869

Exemplary embodiments provide adapted components that may be used by a computer program under different execution contexts. The adapted components may include platform independent source code which may be executed regardless of the execution context in which the component is deployed. Adaptation log ...


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Vinay Sabharwal: System for automatic, secure and large scale software license management over any computer network. Vinay Sabharwal, December 29, 2005: US20050289072-A1

An improved license management system that enables large-scale, secure and automatic activation and migration of software licenses across computers on any network is disclosed. The system comprises a network license server that maintains detailed licensing limit and state in persistent store, and cl ...


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ASSET ALLOCATION AND RECONCILIATION SYSTEM. April 4, 2019: US20190102849-A1

Systems and methods for a software asset management, license compliance, and reconciliation techniques are disclosed. Software licenses come in many different types, including but not limited to, subscription based licenses, geographically restricted licenses, globally available licenses, production ...