September 2016

FlexNet Manager Suite 2016 R1 Part Number: 12.00. Release Date: September 3, 2016.

See the PDF release notes for full details of FlexNet Manager Suite 2016 R1 features and changes

New Features

  • Improved management of Subscription Licenses
  • License and Maintenance Expiry page improves management of Maintenance Purchases
  • Bundled Software capabilities expanded
  • Bulk Allocations (allocate or deallocate licenses) and Exemptions (apply or remove exemptions) for single or group Applications
  • Improved management of Microsoft Client Access Licenses (CALs), for customers with the FlexNet Manager for Microsoft product using access evidence information.
  • Manage Microsoft Office 365 subscriptions with FlexNet Manager for Microsoft
  • FlexNet Report Designer (for cloud implementations).

Changes from Previous Releases

  • FlexNet Report Designer powered by Cognos
  • Removed Support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and earlier Web browsers
  • Enhanced Discovery and Inventory collection
  • FlexNet Manager for SAP Applications
    • New Architecture
    • Changes to SAP Error Messages
  • IBM Sub-capacity license calculations
  • SKU Information Link
  • Additional French and German Translations
  • Increased Database Upgrade Time Requirement
  • Discontinuation of FlexNet Manager for Engineering Applications Demonstration Reports
  • Extended Installer Evidence Type for Microsoft Universal Applications.