The Sentinel RMS License Manager may be installed on one or more computers to establish and coordinate a network such that multiple computers may share CSI software licenses. The license server has access to license codes. When a networked computer opens and runs a shared software, it obtains a license from the license server, which then coordinates sharing within the network.
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The Sentinel RMS License Manager will install in one the following locations:
- C:\Program Files\Common Files\SafeNet Sentinel\Sentinel RMS License Manager
- C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\SafeNet Sentinel\Sentinel RMS License Manager
Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.5
The latest version of the Sentinel RMS License Manager is 8.5. This version, available for, can serve all networkedsoftware licenses except software with LM 7 licenses.
Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.5, and the associated Sentinel RMS 8.5 Utilities, are required for web-activated network licenses.
To establish a virtual server, network licenses should be generated using Sentinel RMS 8.5.
Sentinel RMS License Manager 8.4 and previous
Version 8.4, and previous versions of the Sentinel RMS License Manager, are also available for. Operating systems that support the Sentinel RMS License Manager, and the networking oflicenses, are listed as follows:
Supported operating systems
- Windows 7
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 2008
- Windows 2003
32-bit operating systems should use the Sentinel RMS License Manager v.8.0.5 or higher – available for download through
64-bit operating systems should use v.8.3.0 or higher – available for download through
LM 7 Licenses
The following versions ofsoftware are licensed using LM 7 licenses and therefore only able to run from Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.4 and previous.
If you are migrating to Sentinel RMS License Manager v8.5 you will not be able to serve legacy LM 7 licenses from there. You must maintain the server which is currently hosting the LM 7 licenses.
Please note network licenses of CSiCOL require Sentinel RMS License Manager 7.
- SAP2000 – v8 / v9 / v10
- ETABS – v8 / v9 (v9 is LM7, v9.5 is LM8)
- SAFE – v7 / v8
- PERFORM-3D – v4
- CSiCol – v8
- Section Builder – v8
- Sentinel RMS 8.5 Utilities – Required for web-activated network licenses.