Most types of license for the FICO Optimization Modeler and FICO Xpress products are locked to a specific computer. To create this license, some information is required from the chosen machine. This information is referred to as the hostid or xphostid.
Evaluators: Unless previously agreed with your FICO sales representative, please follow the instructions for Static licensing.
Static/Fixed license for desktops/workstations and servers: Follow the instructions below for each machine you wish to license.
Network Floating license: This configuration uses a central license manager to grant a temporary license to any client on the local network. The license manager software (xpserver) is locked to a chosen machine. The xphostid information will be required for this machine only.
- 1. From the list below download the relevant program for your platform and save it to your computer.
|Hostid Tool Windows|
|Hostid Tool Linux 64bit|
|Hostid Tool Linux 32bit|
|Hostid Tool MacOS|
|Hostid Tool Solaris Sparc|
|Hostid Tool Solaris x64|
|Hostid Tool HP UX|
|Hostid Tool AIX|
2. Unzip the file ( winzip for Windows users, gunzip for unix users ).
3. Navigate to the directory where you saved xphostid.
4. Windows: Run xphostid. It will open a dialog window and display the required system information. Click the "Copy to Clipboard" button and paste the text into an email.
Unix: Run ./xphostid and copy the output to an email.
Send the email to your FICO sales representative as requested.