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Best Practice: Use License and Entitlement Management for Competitive Advantage on IoT-Connected Devices

Published: 26 June 2017

ID: G00331721

Analyst(s): JP Corriveau , Laurie Wurster


License and entitlement management products are not new, but when and how to leverage the capabilities are changing. Technology strategic planners for IoT device vendors can implement LEM tools to deliver differentiated products through software-enabled features on standard hardware devices.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • License and Entitlement Management
    • Components of Licensing and Monetization
  • Appendix — Definitions and Technical Components of License and Entitlement Management
    • Defining the IoT
    • Defining License and Entitlement Management
    • Defining Intelligent Devices

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