Auto License Generation and Activation Server
License4J Auto License Generation and Activation Server is a web application which handles license generation, auto activation, manual activation, deactivation, online key validation and blacklist check requests.
License4J License Manager GUI tool stores products, templates, and licenses in the defined database server. When a database server other than local embedded database is selected in options, license activation features and product auto license generation settings are enabled; then Auto License Generation and Activation Server can connect to database server to generate licenses and handle activation requests as defined in database. License Manager version 4.1 and above is required.
When an auto license generation request is sent to License4J Auto License Generation and Activation Server, it searches for requested product and template to generate the license. If all security measures pass, it generates the license then sends back as specified in auto license generation output settings for product.
Since it is web application, it can be deployed on any number of different servers to load balance or separate roles. It has six roles which can be enabled or disabled to support different requirements. Defined server roles are License Generation, Auto License Activation, Manual License Activation, Auto License Deactivation, Online Key Validation, License Availability Check Role.
Auto License Generation and Activation Server User Guide is available in PDF format.
Server can be easily configured with License Manager GUI tool.
Server sends various notification e-mails to defined recipients when configured in notification settings window.
User e-mails can be customized with templates, there is a basic HTML editor to modify e-mail templates.
When configured server keeps record of all failed and successful requests. Depending on defined thresholds
it can block IP address temporarily or permanently and send notification e-mails.
30 days valid trial license is included in download package, and it is auto activated on first run, purchased license can be installed in server settings window. Web application archive file (WAR) and Windows/Linux installer with embedded JRE and Tomcat are available on downloads page.
There is a free proxy server application which is appropriate for environments in which security concerns may restrict direct access to the Internet. Activation and Validation Proxy