The information on this page refers to License Statistics v6.0 and newer, which introduced a new user interface (UI). If you are using a version previous to v6.0, see documentation for previous versions.
You can add imported license servers and edit information for existing imported license servers using the page, found under the Administration section. (This page is visible only for License Statistics administrator users.) Note: This page also lets you add and edit realtime license servers, as described in Adding and editing realtime license servers.
You may also import license servers by copying the file to the proper directory in License Statistics, as described in Supported license servers.
Imported License Servers grid
The Imported License Servers grid in the License Servers page includes information for all currently configured imported license servers, including:
|License Server||The display name for the license server.|
|Hostname||The hostname of the license server. If the license server is configured to be redundant (three servers are used) this is the hostname of the main license server.|
|Lic Manager||The license manager type (can be any supported license manager or a custom license manager).|
|Last Import Time||The last time the license server data was imported.|
Adding or editing an imported license server
To add or edit an imported :
- To edit the settings for an imported license server, click the Edit icon in the Imported License Servers grid row for the license server you want to change. An Edit License Server dialog opens to allow you to change the existing settings for that license server.
To add a new license server, click Add at the bottom of the Imported License Servers grid. An Import License Server dialog opens.
- Click Select file... to browse for and import the new license server.
- After selecting the license server file, click Import. You can click Close at any time if you do not wish to import the file.
- Edit the license server settings if needed, as described below.
Imported license server settings
The editable Imported License Server settings are described below.
|Name||The name for the |
that will be displayed in License Statistics. This can be any descriptive, unique name that helps you identify the license server in License Statistics pages.
|Description||An optional description for the license server.|
The license server hostname. This entry cannot contain spaces or special characters, except underscores, hyphens and periods.
Hostname is not applicable when using the LICMAN license manager type.
When using the Custom license manager type, you must specify the path to your custom XML file in this field.
|Vendor Display Name||An optional name that will be displayed for the imported license server on reports.|