This provides a guide for studios employing a zero-install configuration.
Setup the server side of the studio licensing on the dedicated server.
Install Houdini and all required components and commit this to your versioning software.
Setup a DNS SRV with details
_sesi-lm._tcpfor easier management of the license server.
On windows, Hserver should not be installed as a service on the client machine. This informs licensing that it should operate like its on Linux/OSX. What this means is that Houdini will try to startup Hserver if its not already running. Additionally, it allows studios custom launch scripts to start Hserver without requiring administrative privileges.