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Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

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    Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

    Is there any restrictions how many instances of Was you can start on same server?

    Re: Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

    I doubt there is any restriction other than memory, etc. It is easy to test except you need 10+ IP addresses. They can all run on one CPU, but best spread across multiple.
    Steve Wood
    See my profile on IADN


      Re: Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

      I'm running v11 so I don't know (but am curious about) what's changed with this on Anywhere. I know in v11 you can run on multiple ports, which may not be ideal for a public-facing site simply for the aesthetic of a port number in your url, but doesn't require 10 different IPs. I was thinking there was something in the sales info for Anywhere about number of cores though--am I misremembering that having to do with the number of instances?


        Re: Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

        You can still run v12 on separate ports like before.
        Steve Wood
        See my profile on IADN


          Re: Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

          Thanks Steve.

          What I was remembering was related to licensing, not limitations on how many instances you could run if you decided to purchase multiple WAS licenses. From
          Application Server Licensing:

          The Application Server License is available as a 4, 8 or 16-Core license.
          The Application Server is licensed per server, but you can install multiple instances based on the core licensing.
          A 4-core Application Server license will allow you to run up to 4 instances of the server on a 4-core machine.
          If you have an 8-core or 16-core machine, you will need an 8 or 16 core server license and again, you will be able to run up to 8 or 16 instances of the server.
          If you are hosting applications for multiple customers, then each customer requires their own Application Server license (i.e.,, etc...).
          If you are hosting multiple applications, but all on 1 domain, then you will only need 1 App Server license (i.e.,, etc...)


            Re: Anywhere Was version limited to 10 sessions

            Here is an updated URL with that information (and then some I guess):