Solution Based on Experience from the Field

This article provides a solution that has not been approved by the IGEL Research and Development department. Therefore, official support can not be provided by IGEL. Where applicable, test the solution before deploying it to a productive environment.

Topic of discussion/Issue:

IGEL download and license server URL

Firmware version:


UMS version:

5.08 and higher


Customers are asking us to provide the port(s) and URL's for the IGEL download and license servers, even if it's a wildcard.


Wildcard: * or is the licensing server - checks the address of our license server and establishes the connection

Ports 80 and 443 need to be allowed bidirectionally for the proper communication to occur.

With UMS 6.03.130 or higher, is contacted via port 443; for complete and up-to-date information, see UMS Contacting the Licensing Server.