About this Document

This document primarily describes the installation and configuration of Sentinel Cloud Plug-in (SCP). SCP is used for supporting the cloud-based functionality in the various Sentinel RMS deployment modes:

Deployment Mode Role of SCP Represented Using...
Lease deployment mode For obtaining license updates and supporting usage logging
On-premises deployment mode For supporting usage logging
Connected (Cloud LM) deployment mode Introduced since the 10.0 release, this deployment mode allows license management using the cloud-based RMS Cloud License Manager (LM).

For getting familiar with all the three deployment modes, refer to the Sentinel RMS Developer Guide.

NOTE   The section Connected Deployment Mode provides information about the connected deployment mode.

This document is meant to be used by the developer in the software vendor's organization responsible for integrating Sentinel RMS licensing with their applications.