Providers of software monetization/software license management tools are gradually shifting away from business models focused on traditional user- and site-based licensing policies to monetization models centered on the actual use of on-premises and cloud software, according to the latest research from Frost and Sullivan.

The three key SLM functions include defining software versions and licensing rules (development), automating license issuance and invoicing (deployment) and ensuring that software is used in accordance with terms of a purchased license (enforcement), according to the firm.

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