The CODESYS Key is a USB dongle that allows the storage of up to 2000 licenses with different license models.
The CODESYS Key can be used for all license products available in the CODESYS Store:
Single device licences (‘SL’).
In addition, CodeMeter® licenses of other manufacturers can be stored in separate areas on the CODESYS Key.
With the help of the CODESYS Key it is possible to protect parts of the CODESYS application against unauthorized access by third parties.
The following protection functions are available:
Project encryption to protect the source code of CODESYS applications
Encryption of the CODESYS boot application to protect the executable code on the controller
Access protection for libraries and application functions.
Differences to the SoftContainer solution integrated in CODESYS
Software license container (SoftContainer)
CODESYS Key (dongle)
Supported Platforms/ Devices
See Wibu-Systems AG: CmStick/B.
USB interface (HID)
The CODESYS Development System is the IEC 61131-3 programming tool for industrial control and automation technology, available in a 32-bit and a 64-bit version.