We have removed 40,722 applications that have been historically curated without adhering to consistent standards. Various drivers, updates, patches, fixes, and other artifacts have been added to the ARL. For more details please refer to the following post: Content Change Notification – ARL Applications Removal list
Count of new applications added:
Number of Applications
Current Library Totals:
Number of applications in ARL:334,774 across 22,101 publishers.
Number of evidence recognition rules: 2,110,848
Installer evidence rules: 1,335,760
File evidence rules: 690,178
WMI evidence rules: 1458
Application suite evidence rules: 360
Number of commercial applications with service life dates: 83,092
Details of changes in the ARL
You can inspect changes made in this ARL release as per the following links:
Note: This list includes the 40,722 applications referenced above that have been removed after being historically curated without adhering to consistent standards, along with other applications removed through business-as-usual content updates.
Updating library data
FlexNet Manager Cloud:These updates are expected to be installed prior to Monday, October 24th, 2022.
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 aroundFriday, October 28th, 2022
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 theFlexera Community and then selecting theGet Support > Open new casemenu 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.