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Competitive Landscape: License and Entitlement Management for 'Things' in IoT

Published: 19 September 2017

ID: G00338574

Analyst(s): Laurie Wurster , JP Corriveau


IoT affords more opportunities for "thing" manufacturers to monetize smart solutions. A shift toward software requires manufacturers' technology product management leaders, like those of traditional software vendors, to protect applications' IP and monetize it by adopting LEM systems.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • The Future of Competition
    • Packaged Solutions Will Emerge as Favorites
  • Market Players
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Flexera Software
    • Gemalto (SafeNet)
    • ModusLink
    • Nalpeiron
    • Reprise Software
    • Thru
    • Wibu-Systems
  • References and Methodology
    • Research External to Gartner
  • Definitions
    • Internet of Things
    • License and Entitlement Management
    • Intelligent Devices
    • DACH (Deutschland, Austria and Confoederatio Helvetica/Switzerland)

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