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Find the license model which is right for your use case.

Single User

Software is accessed and used on a single workstation or personal computer.

  • Recommended License Model: Node-locked
  • Design and simulation on a single workstation or laptop
  • Supported operating systems: Windows & MAC OS
Single User
Multiple Users

Group holds multiple licenses and shares software among users in an R&D group or laboratory

  • Recommended License Model: Floating
  • Users access software tools over networked computing resources
  • Centralized IT management of software licenses
  • Access to concurrent computing and/or networked HPC resources for simulation and analysis
  • Supported operating systems: Windows, MAC OS & Linux
Floating Licenses

 

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Summary of License Model Capabilities
License Model Locking Mechanism Supported Users OS Support Remote Computing VM support
Trusted Storage Triad Redundant USB Key
Floating Yes Yes No One per license All Yes Upon request
Node-locked Yes No Yes Single user Windows & MAC OS No Upon request

 

Product Licenses

Wondering what our license options include? The table below contains a complete list of the solvers, simulators, and environments included with each license, as well as the optional licenses you can add to each product.

License Name Package Elements
FDTD Solutions FDTD Integrated Design Environment
FDTD (2D, 3D) Simulators
FDE Simulator
FDTD Solutions Optional Licenses:
FDTD Solutions Engine FDTD & FDE Simulation Engines
Stack Optical Solver Stack Optical Solver
Zemax Interoperability Zemax OpticStudio Interoperability
Automation API Automation API License
MODE Solutions MODE Integrated Design Environment
2.5D varFDTD Simulator
EME Propagation Simulator
FDE Simulator
MODE Solutions Optional Licenses:
MODE Solutions Engine 2.5D varFDTD & FDE Simulation Engines
Stack Optical Solver Stack Optical Solver
Zemax Interoperability Zemax OpticStudio Interoperability
Automation API Automation API License
DEVICE DEVICE Integrated Design Environment
DEVICE Licensable Solvers:
Charge Transport DEVICE Charge Transport Solver
Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain DEVICE Discontinuous Galerkin Time Domain Solver
Finite Element Eigenmode DEVICE Finite Element Eigenmode Solver
Heat Transport DEVICE Heat Transport Solver

DEVICE Optional Licenses:
Stack Optical Solver Stack Optical Solver
Zemax Interoperability Zemax OpticStudio Interoperability
Automation API Automation API License
INTERCONNECT Schematic Design Environment
S-Parameter Simulator
Transient Sampled Mode Simulator
Transient Block Mode Simulator
Standard Elementary Library
INTERCONNECT Extended Element Library Licenses:
System Element Library Extension System Element Library Extension
Laser Element Library Extension Laser Element Library Extension
INTERCONNECT Optional Licenses:
CML Publisher INTERCONNECT Protected Compact Model Library Publisher
CML Reader INTERCONNECT Protected+ Compact Model Library Reader
CML Publisher+ INTERCONNECT Protected+ Compact Model Library Publisher
INTERCONNECT-KLayout INTERCONNECT-KLayout Interoperability
INTERCONNECT-Tanner INTERCONNECT-Tanner Interoperability
INTERCONNECT-Virtuoso ADE INTERCONNECT-Virtuoso ADE Interoperability
INTERCONNECT SPICE Netlist Import/Export Generic SPICE Netlist Exchange
Automation API Automation API License

 

Lumerical License Agreement

For comprehensive licensing terms and conditions, review the complete Lumerical License Agreement.