iLok 3 - What is an iLok? How does it work and why do I need one?
An iLok is a special USB device that holds your licenses for iLok-protected software. Software publishers use the iLok to provide secure protection for their software. When you run the iLok-protected software, it looks for your license on your attached iLok.
It's portable - Authorize your software anywhere it is installed. From home, work, or remote location; your licenses are with you, not your computer.
It's convenient and cross-platform - Store your Mac and Windows iLok-enabled software licenses all on a single iLok. An ...
In addition to the iLok USB-A, we are now offering the iLok USB-C which uses the USB Type- C connector. Both iLok devices hold up to 1,500 authorizations—3x more than before—and deliver twice the transfer speed of the second generation iLok USB. Plus, they're sleeker, smaller, and more secure, with a full metal jacket (made from durable aluminum) that won’t split or crack from normal use.