Licensing

The Arm Allinea Studio tool suite provides a full solution for developing HPC applications on Arm hardware. It includes:

  • Arm C/C++/Fortran Compiler
  • Arm Performance Libraries
  • Arm Forge (Arm DDT, Arm MAP, and Arm Performance Reports)

To use these tools, you must have a license.

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License types

Type Attributes Description
Named User
  • Locked to a specific UNIX username, and a specific node.
  • One seat per user.
  • User can run any number of instances of the compiler on a single node.
  • Managed by one client license file.
Choose this license type to restrict access to specific users.

Named User licenses do not require Arm Licence Server.
Floating
  • Server-hosted license.
  • One seat per user, per node.
  • Managed by 2 license files, one local to the client, one on the license server.
Choose this license type to enable any logged-in users to access the tools

Floating license require you to download and install Arm Licence Server.

Note: To trial the tools, you can request an evaluation license.

Arm Allinea Studio Floating license network topology

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You can request a trial license or buy full licenses from Arm.

Request a license

Contact Arm support if you need more help or advice about the type of license you require.

Manage licenses

  • Line drawing of letter, email etc.
  • How do I set up a named user license?

    Find out how to set up a named user license for Arm Allinea Studio. 

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  • A stack of servers.
  • How do I set up a floating license?

    Find out how to set up a floating license with the Arm Licence Server.

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  • Applications on a computer.
  • How do I change the license file location

    Find out how to specify a custom license file location

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