Creating the license authorization file (BigFix scenario)

The license authorization file contains deployment and licensing information and is used during the installation of the BigFix® platform to create your license files and certificates.

About this task

The license authorization file entitles you to using the BigFix platform for License Metric Tool free of charge.


Go to the license authorization website, and click Generate license authorization file.


The LicenseAuthorization_number_Create.BESLicenseAuthorization file is downloaded to your computer. The file is needed during the installation of the BigFix platform.

What to do next

Download the BigFix installer for Linux.