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FlexNet Manager Platform / Suite – SKU, PURL & Bundle updates (Release #514)

RamyaJagadeesh
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The SKU, Product Use Rights Libraries (PURL) and Bundles libraries, used by FlexNet Manager Suite have been updated. For on premise customers the SKU/PURL/Bundles libraries have been published and are now available.

Customers of FlexNet Manager Suite Cloud will have this update applied by the Recognition Data Import task and be available on Monday, Nov 28th 2022 in your time zone.

What's new in this release?

  • 4,767 new SKUs have been added. The following table provides an overview of the number of SKUs with respect to publisher:

Manufacturer

Newly added SKUs

Altova

2,004

Infoblox

781

Bitdefender

672

Red Gate

286

Others

1,024

Total

4,767

  • 1,261 SKUs are now mapped to its respective applications.

  • Microsoft Visio and Project online SKUs have been refreshed. 113 SKUs are now linked to ‘Visio Online for 365’ application and 15 SKUs are linked to ‘Project Online for 365’ application.

  • 35 new custom SKUs have been created and released for selected few products to complement other product changes.

Manufacturer

SKU

1

Microsoft

FLX-O365-TOPIC_EXPERIENCES

2

Microsoft

FLX-O365-SPE_F5_SEC

3

Microsoft

FLX-O365-SPE_E3_RPA1

4

Microsoft

FLX-O365-SHAREPOINTSTANDARD

5

Microsoft

FLX-O365-POWERAUTOMATE_UNATTENDED_RPA

6

Microsoft

FLX-O365-POWERAUTOMATE_ATTENDED_RPA

7

Microsoft

FLX-O365-POWERAPPS_PER_USER_BD_ONLY

8

Microsoft

FLX-O365-POWERAPPS_PER_APP_NEW

9

Microsoft

FLX-O365-PBI_PREMIUM_P2_ADDON

10

Microsoft

FLX-O365-OFFICE_PROPLUS_DEVICE1

11

Microsoft

FLX-O365-MTR_PREM

12

Microsoft

FLX-O365-Microsoft_Teams_Audio_Conferencing_select_dial_out

13

Microsoft

FLX-O365-MCOCAP

14

Microsoft

FLX-O365-M365_F1_COMM

15

Microsoft

FLX-O365-INTUNE_A_D

16

Microsoft

FLX-O365-IDENTITY_THREAT_PROTECTION

17

Microsoft

FLX-O365-FLOW_BUSINESS_PROCESS

18

Microsoft

FLX-O365-EXPERTS_ON_DEMAND

19

Microsoft

FLX-O365-E3_VDA_only

20

Microsoft

FLX-O365-Dynamics_365_for_Operations_Sandbox_Tier2_SKU

21

Microsoft

FLX-O365-DYN365_SCM_ATTACH

22

Microsoft

FLX-O365-DYN365_REGULATORY_SERVICE

23

Microsoft

FLX-O365-DYN365_PROJECT_OPERATIONS_ATTACH

24

Microsoft

FLX-O365-Dyn365_Operations_Activity

25

Microsoft

FLX-O365-DYN365_FINANCE

26

Microsoft

FLX-O365-D365_SALES_ENT_ATTACH

27

Microsoft

FLX-O365-CPC_LVL_2

28

Microsoft

FLX-O365-CPC_LVL_1

29

Microsoft

FLX-O365-CPC_E_4C_16GB_128GB​

30

Adobe

FLX-ADBE-ALL_APPS

31

Adobe

FLX-ADBE-ACROBAT_STANDARD_DC

32

Adobe

FLX-ADBE-ACROBAT_SIGN_SOLUTIONS_FOR_ENTERPRISE_TRNS

33

Adobe

FLX-ADBE-ACROBAT_PRO_DC

34

BUFFALO COMPUTER GRAPHICS

FLX-BFCG-000002

35

BUFFALO COMPUTER GRAPHICS

FLX-BFCG-000001

  • SKUs without PURL templates have been refreshed and 3,905 SKUs are now linked to its license templates. Details on number of SKUs covered across each publisher is here:

Publishers

# of SKUs mapped in this release

IBM

185

VMware

147

Microsoft

49

Others

3,524

TOTAL

3,905

  • Refreshed ‘Adobe Creative Cloud for Enterprise’ and ‘Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams’ bundles with latest applications and SKUs. SKU-ARL mapping has been made consistent for the mapped SKUs. We now have 1,294 and 2,851 SKUs mapped to each of these bundles respectively.

  • A new bundle for ‘Quest Toad for Oracle DBA Suite RAC’ has been released with few missing applications.

  • Updated 4 bundles with 14 new SKU mappings -
    • Tableau Viewer - hosted with Tableau Server
    • Tableau Creator
    • Adobe Creative Cloud for Enterprise
    • Red Gate .Net Developer Bundle 7.5

  • Updated 3 bundles by adding few missing applications –
    • IBM Cognos Controller Standard Edition 10. 2
    • IBM Cognos Controller Standard Edition for Non-Production Environment 10. 2
    • IBM Sterling File Gateway Enterprise V6.0

  • Unpublished the below 3 IBM bundles, as they are missing its primary applications -
    • IBM Cognos Controller Standard Edition 10
    • IBM Cognos Controller Standard Edition for Non-Production Environment 10
    • IBM SPSS Predictive Analytics Enterprise Server 4.2

  • Replaced ignored application 'Tableau Prep Builder 2020.4' with 'Tableau Prep Builder 2022' - for the bundle 'Tableau Creator'

  • 52 new Veritas core points have been added according to vendor literature.
  • Library information are as follows:
    • Total number of SKUs in the library is 2,002,777 across 1,418 publishers.
    • Total number of PURL templates is 4,227 across 49 publishers.
    • Total number of published Bundles is 4,492 across 21 publishers.


How can I verify that my SKU Library has been updated?

You can inspect the changed data in the SKU Library with the SKU Library Update Report. If you do not already have a copy of this report installed, you can obtain the latest version of the report (and installation instructions) from Flexera Software knowledge base article M100955 available from the Flexera Software Knowledge Center at https://community.flexera.com/t5/FlexNet-Manager-Knowledge-Base/SKU-Library-Update-Report/ta-p/5900

Please note to access the link it ‘Requires login to the Flexera Customer Community’.


How do I report issues with SKU Library updates?

Should you have any issues related to SKU/PURL processing with FlexNet Manager Suite, please send an email to your regular Flexera Software Support address:

The regular schedule for SKU/PURL updates

We expect the next update to the PURL & SKU Library to be available on Friday, December 23rd, 2022. The libraries are available as soon as published and are updated daily via the Recognition Data Import task, or as otherwise reflected in your local configuration. Customers of FlexNet Manager Suite Cloud will have this update applied by Monday, December 26th 2022 in your time zone.

Downloading the SKU/PURL Libraries Manually

The SKU/PURL library updates can be downloaded from the Flexera Product and Licensing Center (PLC 2.0).

Instructions for downloading the libraries can be located in the following KB article: https://community.flexera.com/t5/FlexNet-Manager-Knowledge-Base/Manual-PURL-SKU-Download-amp-Importe...

Monthly updates are our minimum commitment. We may also provide additional updates from time to time based on customer demand. We will continue to send email alerts to announce each update.

Regards,
Team Content