New license validation utility – This self-help tool enables end customers to pre-validate their certificate-based license before it is applied and avoid support calls to their software vendors.
License Server scale and performance enhancements
A new diagnostic mechanism provides diagnostic information with each message. This enables system administrators to accelerate troubleshooting activities such as identifying problematic clients that might be consuming too many resources or reporting on the number concurrent connections prior to a server crash.
Addition of asynchronous message processing for the lc_vsend API helps optimize message handling.
Examples for the automated recovery of trusted storage – This release adds examples for the automated recovery of trusted storage to supplement the recommended approach documented in the FlexNet Publisher White Paper: Best Practices for Recovering Trusted Storage.
The release also addresses the lmadmin security vulnerability CVE-2020-12080.