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Competitive Landscape: License and Entitlement Management for 'Things' in the Internet of Things

Published: 05 May 2015

ID: G00274556

Analyst(s): Laurie Wurster


The Internet of Things affords expanded opportunities for "thing" manufacturers to monetize on smart solutions. This shift toward software requires manufacturers to understand the various licensing and entitlement management offerings and incorporate the best fit into their product strategies.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • Packaged Solutions Will Emerge as Favorites
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Flexera Software
    • Nalpeiron
    • Reprise Software
    • SafeNet (Gemalto)
    • Wibu-Systems
  • Appendix
    • Definitions for Table 1
  • References and Methodology
    • Research External to Gartner
  • Definitions
    • Internet of Things
    • License and Entitlement Management
    • Intelligent Devices
    • DACH

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