Early product activation systems that didn't support such capabilities as activation on disconnected systems or license relocation did give the approach a bad name, but modern product activation systems have this flexibility so are gaining acceptance with vendors and users.
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Learn about the obvious, and not-so-obvious, issues software developers need to consider as they select a product activation system.
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This poses a challenge for managing product activation. An Internet-based licensing system has to provide an easy way for users worldwide to obtain licenses even when they have no Internet access from their systems. At the same time, NumeriX does want to provide as much automation of the product activation process as is possible in a given customer environment.
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Fair Isaac Corporation?s FICO scores?the global industry standard for objective, profitable risk assessment?are the most widely used consumer credit scores in the world. Fair Isaac was using a simple in-house license manager to protect new installations of the FICO score, but as new implementations spread around the world, the company decided it needed a new system to manage its licenses. Learn about its chosen solution.
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