Create an entitlement

You create software entitlements for both CIs and users from the same License Entitlement form.

About this task

You can create these entitlements from Asset Management. Navigate to one of these locations and click New:
  • Asset Management > Software > Asset License Entitlements
  • Asset Management > Software > User License Entitlements

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Software Asset > Software Licenses.
  2. Click an Asset tag.
  3. Click Add Entitlement and complete the License Entitlement form using the fields in the table.
    Software license entitlement
  4. Click Submit.

    The view returns to the Software License form.

  5. Set an optional condition in the Allocated conditions section.

    The configuration items given this license must meet the specified conditions. For example, you might set a condition that allocates this software license to CIs in a certain department only.

    Asset entitlement condition
  6. Click Update.
    Table 1. License entitlement
    Field Description
    Display name [Read-only] Name used in record lists.
    Assigned to User of the entitlement token.
    Allocated to The configuration item consuming the license token.
    Licensed by License granting this token.
    Cached [Read-only] Internal flag set and used by software counters.