- HW Upgrade
- HW Upsell
- HW try-before-you-buy
- HW in-app purchase equivalent
- IP activation
- IC activation
- Electronic Card Activation
- Set top box activation
- Device activation
- Industrial Network authentication
- Data flow control over HW layers
The Algodone solution fills a gap in the business model of Hardware vendors by providing maximum flexibility to control the legitimate use of all their know-how.
The invention is modeled on the principles of software license management (SLM or "Software License Manager").
It allows a very fine control of the diffusion of hardware models and circuits. In particular, a fully controlled royalty based business model is now possible.