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The Application Recognition Library (ARL), as used by FlexNet Manager, has been updated. The updated version for the ARL is #2443.

The Service Life Data Pack has been updated to version #292.


What's new in this release

 Changes to note:

  • 110 applications have been added with lifecycle dates.
  • Adobe Dimensions has been updated to Adobe Dimension as per vendor literature.
  • Few applications of Dell EMC have been moved under Dell and RSA Security publishers.
  • Websphere MQ (Unknown Component) apps have been cleaned w.r.t their associated evidence.
  • Below products have been updated according to their re-branding
    • IBM Enterprise Planning TM1 Modeler to IBM Cognos Performance Management Modeler
    • IBM Enterprise Planning TM1 Contributor to IBM Cognos Performance Management User
    • IBM Platform Application Center to Spectrum LSF Application Center
    • IBM Platform LSF to IBM Spectrum LSF 
  • 26 tier 3 publisher applications have been updated to their current acquirer.
Old publisher Current publisher
StimLab Core Laboratories
Unigraphics Solutions Siemens
UUNET Technologies Verizon
Cyco Software BlueCielo ECM Solutions
Dallas Semiconductor Maxim Integrated Products
Haestad Methods Bentley Systems
Reed Business Information RELX Group
Spirian Technologies Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
St. Croix Systems Accruent
Pratt & Whitney Canada United Technologies
PSION Teklogix Zebra Technologies
BINK Software DGMR Software
Camouflage Software Imperva
Cenqua Atlassian
Auralog Rosetta Stone
Xelus Huron Consulting Group
Research Information Systems Thomson Reuters
American Reprographics Company ARC Document Solutions
LucasArts Lucasfilm
Netik,   IHS IHS Markit
Brooktrout Technology,  Brooktrout Techonology  Dialogic
Add-In Express  4Bits 


Count of new applications added:

Publisher Number of Applications


IBM 30
Tanium 20
Xilinx 12
No Magic 11
Perforce 11
Autodesk 7
Symantec 7
Veritas Technologies 7
Broadcom 6
Other 39 Publishers 71
Total 271


Current Library Totals:

  • Number of applications in ARL: 286,497 across 17,412 publishers.
  • Number of evidence recognition rules: 978,547
    • Installer evidence rules: 642,608
    • File evidence rules: 334,316
    • WMI evidence rules: 1,266
    • Application suite evidence rules: 357
  • Number of commercial applications with service life dates: 32,314


Details of changes in the ARL

You can inspect changes made in this ARL release as per the following links:


Updating library data

FlexNet Manager Cloud: These updates are expected to be installed prior to Monday, August 05, 2019.

FlexNet Manager On-premises: This library release will be applied to your FlexNet Manager according to schedule settings and processes configured for your instance. If your environment requires to you manually download and update library data, see the following article for guidance: Downloading the FlexNet Manager Suite Content libraries manually.

You can inspect the versions of currently installed libraries using the system Menu > System Health > System Health Dashboard menu option in FlexNet Manager.

Upcoming ARL and Service Life Data Pack updates: We nominally expect the next ARL and Service Life Data Pack updates to be published on or around Thursday, August 08, 2019.


Reporting issues with ARL and SLDP updates

Should you have any issues related to FlexNet Manager library data, please submit a case by logging in to the Flexera Community and then select the Get Support > Open new case menu option.

We are interested in feedback on these announcements. If you have any questions or suggestions for improvements, please comment below.

We trust that you will find this update helpful and look forward to continually improving your application recognition results.


Flexera Content Team