A Network License Server from Freedom Scientific is used to manage software such as JAWS, ZoomText, Fusion, MAGic, and WYNN. This announcement for the person in your organisation who is responsible for maintaining software licensing.
The Sentinel License server technology Freedom Scientific have been distributing over the past 15 years, requires updating in order to address issues related to changes in technology such as Virtual environments and IPv6.
For all the Freedom Scientific software releases as of October 2019 using Network License Servers, it is necessary to visit the link below in order to update to the latest version of the license server.
Please visit the following page to view all the details and FAQs on this topic.
Upcoming releases of JAWS, ZoomText, and Fusion will no longer support Freedom Scientific Network Authorization Utilities 6.6 and earlier. Version 7.0 will be required for products released in October 2019 and later. The 7.0 version offers the following benefits:
- Backwards compatible with earlier versions of JAWS, ZoomText, and Fusion.
- Improved support for virtual environments
- Contains the latest bug fixes and performance improvements
- Support for IPv6 coming with JAWS, ZoomText, and Fusion 2020