FlexNet Manager Update: Application Recognition Library #2518 and Service Life Data Pack #357 are available

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The Application Recognition Library (ARL), as used by FlexNet Manager, has been updated. The updated version for the ARL is #2518.

The Service Life Data Pack available version is #357.

 

What's new in this release

Changes to note:

  • Over 10 publishers have been updated according to their current copyright.

 

Count of new applications added:

Publisher Number of Applications
Red Hat 362
IBM 44
Oracle 32
Micro Focus 29
Microsoft 25
Amazon.com 21
Hewlett-Packard 19
Autodesk 9
CentOS 7
Adobe 7
Other 57 publishers 142
Total 697
 

 

Current Library Totals:

  • Number of applications in ARL: 304,390 across 17,973 publishers.
  • Number of evidence recognition rules: 1,043,184
    • Installer evidence rules: 685,343
    • File evidence rules: 356,187
    • WMI evidence rules: 1,294
    • Application suite evidence rules: 360
    • Number of commercial applications with service life dates: 53,310

 

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, June 08, 2020.

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, June 11, 2020.

 

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