What is HASP? #
Hardware Against Software Piracy (HASP) is a powerful licensing solution that independent software vendors (ISVs) have been using over the years. It has provided numerous advantages to its users for better and efficient software licensing. It is well known for its reliability in security and protection of expensive and valuable software licenses.
What is NetHASP? #
The HASP system has since evolved to NetHASP, which is a HASP licensing solution designed to cater to a network environment. It provides various capabilities to manage and control valuable software licenses. It delivers efficient and optimized ways of securing and protecting the software licenses against unauthorized use. It also gives an overview of all the connected computers that use the licenses.
NetHASP User Monitoring and Management #
The design of the system of NetHASP is as simple as server-client communication. It has its own license manager, an application responsible for the communication of the protected application and the NetHASP. The license manager serves as the link between the two for proper licensing and optimal usage.
A maximum of 250 protected applications running on the network can be served by the NetHASP license manager with multiple NetHASP keys connected to the computer. NetHASP keys have various models. Models determine the number of applications it can protect.
What are the Key Benefits of NetHASP? #
Key factors why NetHASP should be considered include:
- Flexibility. It provides a wide range of features and solutions for software protection and security.
- Security. It provides state-of-art security for software licenses.
- Intuitiveness. It provides easy-to-use tools with user-friendly functionalities.
- Manageability. With a license manager, it is easier to manage and control a number of computers with NetHASP.
- Range of Support. It supports various operating systems and has a number of support facilities to cater to the needs of the users.
How Open iT Supports NetHASP #
Open iT supports NetHASP license manager by collecting usage data from a wide variety of sources and provides an enterprise overview of the organization’s software usage, showing when and by whom these assets are being used over time, by location, business unit, or project group.
Open iT reports provide various essential information that can be used for deeper analysis and decision-making process for software licensing. This powerful solution includes real-time monitoring and historical reporting of all applications controlled by the NetHASP license manager, as well as proactive alerts and customizable dashboards.