As the value of hardware continues to shift more and more from the physical components to the software running the device, the need to protect and flexibly control that software is becoming paramount. The Sentinel Embedded product family offers device and equipment manufacturers all the tools they need to effectively protect their products from tampering and reverse engineering/cloning while also opening up an entirely new world of packaging and opportunities to maximize profitability. Sentinel Embedded products are especially designed to address the needs of the embedded market by offering reduced footprint components, an improved portability and automated test suites.
Sentinel Embedded Software Monetization Solutions provide
• Software Copy and IP Protection
• Feature-Level Packaging & Control
• Development of new business models
• Easily Managed Product Configurations
• Remote Feature Management
• Centralized Management
This helps device and equipment manufacturers to protect their intellectual property, to increase their revenue, to preserve their product and brand integrity as well as reducing operating costs and improving the customer experiences at the same time.
Gemalto’s Sentinel Embedded is based on over 30 years of experience protecting and monetizing valuable software IP and is the industry’s only software monetization solution designed specifically for embedded systems. It allows vendors to protect, price, package and manage the software powering their embedded devices according to market needs.