Vortex Tools and Licensing

Vortex OpenSplice has a number of tools to help you use OpenSplice more effectively including the tuner, tester and configuration tool.

Vortex OpenSplice Launcher Guide

An overview of Vortex OpenSplice Launcher, how to use, configure and more. Vortex OpenSplice Launcher The Vortex OpenSplice Launcher guide is part of the Vortex OpenSplice documentation set. Tools The tools tab provides easy access to all of the tools bundled with Vortex OpenSplice.   Controls The controls tab provides the ability to control and […]

Vortex OpenSplice Launcher Applications require Java Run-time Environment

When the launcher is first started you’ll notice a small warning in the top right of the pane stating Environment Variable JAVA_HOME cannot be found shown in the image below. The unavailable applications require a Java Run-time Environment to be installed on your system in order to run. To run these applications you need to […]

Vortex OpenSplice Memory Statistics Tool – MMstat

Vortex OpenSplice DDS has two different architectural structures that can be used at deployment time. The first is single process architecture where one or more DDS applications and the related services are grouped into a single operating system process. The other architecture uses federated shared memory where both the DDS related administration, services and DDS […]

What is the difference between a development and a deployment license?

Product:  Vortex Version:  All   Description:   What is the difference between a development and a deployment license?   Solution:   Development licenses are provided on a Single Named Developer basis. Each developer using the product will require a license. These are usually tied to the machine being used.   A deployment license is provided when […]

How to launch Vortex OpenSplice Tools from Command Line

The Vortex OpenSplice Tools are Java applications. In order to start these tools you need to have Java installed and set up correctly. The easiest way to start any tool is through the OpenSplice Launcher, however they can also be started from command line as follows. Please note that the JAVA_HOME variable must be set and pointed to […]

How do I license the Vortex product?

The licensing software is automatically installed on the host machine when a Vortex product is installed.  The licensing software comes in two parts> The binary files which are normally found in the bin directory of the installation The license file which controls which products and features are licensed. This is supplied separately by Adlink To […]

How can I import and export the topic data used in the OpenSplice Tuner?

I would like to import and export the topic data used in the OpenSplice Tuner. How can I do this? How can I import and export the topic data used in the OpenSplice Tuner In addition to injecting and consuming data, OpenSplice Tuner also provides facilities to export information from Vortex OpenSplice to a file […]

Error when launching RLM server: CreateProcess failed on command line

Problem: When launching the RLM server an error is shown and the server cannot be launched. Error: CreateProcess failed on command line: “C:DDSrlmprismtech.set” -s 1760 -p “C:DDSrlm” (null) (null) (null) (null) (null) (null) This generally means that the ISV server binary (prismtech.exe) is not in the place you expect it to be: Solution: This error […]

How can I tell if RLM is using the correct license key?

If any of your applications or services return a license error saying that the service is not licensed how can you tell if it is or is not finding a license key file? There is a diagnostic tool that you can run on your machine to check node locked licenses.  All you need to do […]

How do I get a permanent Vortex license key

I have been using an evaluation license key with my Vortex product. The evaluation license key has run out and now I want to get my permanent Vortex license key.  I need to know how to get a permanent Vortex license key. How to get a permanent Vortex license key In order to get a […]

How to use a Vortex floating license

This article explains how to use a Vortex floating license to license the Vortex middleware. Before you can use the Vortex middleware you will need a permanent license key.   What is a Vortex floating license? Normally a license key is tied to a single machine. A floating or roaming license key allows multiple users […]

How can I transfer my Vortex development license to another machine?

How can I transfer my Vortex development license to another machine? I recently got a new machine and need to migrate my development license to it. The development license is tied to the hostid of my old machine.  Is it possible to do this? How to transfer your Vortex Development license It is possible to […]