Add a software client access record

You can add a client access record to specify the number of devices or users that are accessing a particular version of software with a client access license (CAL).

Before you begin

Role required: sam_admin, sam_user can view and read but not create

About this task

Client access records are used when reconciling these Microsoft and Oracle license metrics.
Metric group License metric
Microsoft User CAL
Device CAL
Oracle Named User Plus

License metrics are set on the software entitlements form and can be accessed from the Metric Attributes related list on the software models form.

Procedure

Navigate to Software Asset > Administration > Client Access and create a new record (see table for field descriptions).
Table 1. Client Access form
Field Description
Name Specify a unique name for the client access record.
Software model Specify the software model for the client access record.
Database instance Oracle database instance. Only shown for Oracle Named User Plus.
Total device count Specify the number of unique devices allowed to access the product.
Total user count Specify the number of unique users allowed to access the product.