Licensing Options

This article summarizes the licensing options of nTop. For details on specific topics, browse the knowledge base, or contact nTop support.

Licensing Options:


License Type


Cloud Licensing

Cloud licensing offers optimal flexibility and security for named-user licenses.

Cloud Floating Licensing

Our cloud licensing system supports floating licenses for teams that want to share licenses between 2+ users, managed through our Organization Administrator function.

Organization Administrator (Org Admin) Licensing

A designated administrator can manage the organization’s allotment of licenses.

Floating Licensing (on-prem)

FlexNet Publisher integration provides on-prem floating licenses for qualified enterprise customers.

Local Licensing

Local licensing is available to qualified enterprise customers.


Licensing Notes

  • nTop issues license on a per-user subscription basis.
  • nTop licenses require named users with unique email addresses.
  • Cloud licenses may be used concurrently by a single user on as many as three devices.
  • nTop delivers licenses, downloads, and updates via the nTop user dashboard.
  • nTop is a desktop application that stores project data locally. However, it connects to cloud services for software delivery, software updates, license authentication, account management, and analytics.
  • Some users may require IT assistance to install the application and configure network settings.
  • Cloud licenses may be used for ten days without an active connection to the internet.
  • The licensing term starts when nTop creates the account. The license expiry date is shown in the nTop user dashboard.
  • Org Admin accounts do not count towards the allotment of user licenses unless the Org Admin requires nTop.

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