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Viewing your GitHub Advanced Security usage

You can view usage of GitHub Advanced Security for your enterprise.

Who can use this feature

Enterprise owners can view usage for GitHub Advanced Security.

GitHub Advanced Security is available for enterprise accounts on GitHub Enterprise Cloud and GitHub Enterprise Server. For more information about upgrading your GitHub Enterprise Server instance, see "About upgrades to new releases" and refer to the Upgrade assistant to find the upgrade path from your current release version.

About licenses for GitHub Advanced Security

Each license for GitHub Advanced Security specifies a maximum number of accounts, or seats, that can use these features. Periodically you should check that your use is within your license capacity. For more information, see "About billing for GitHub Advanced Security."

You can calculate how many additional seats will be used if you enable GitHub Advanced Security for more organizations and repositories with the site admin dashboard. For more information, see "Site admin dashboard."

Viewing GitHub Advanced Security license usage for your enterprise account

You can view the enterprise account's current seat limits and usage.

  1. In the top-right corner of GitHub Enterprise Server, click your profile photo, then click Enterprise settings. "Enterprise settings" in drop-down menu for profile photo on GitHub Enterprise Server

  2. In the enterprise account sidebar, click Settings. Settings tab in the enterprise account sidebar

  3. In the left sidebar, click License. "License" tab in the enterprise account settings sidebar

    The "GitHub Advanced Security" section shows details of the current usage. You can see the total number of licenses used, as well as a table with the number of committers and unique committers for each organization.

  4. Optionally, click the name of an organization where you are an owner to display the security and analysis settings for the organization.Owned organization in GitHub Advanced Security section of enterprise billing settings

  5. On the "Security & analysis" settings page, scroll to the "GitHub Advanced Security repositories" section to see a detailed breakdown of usage by repository for this organization. GitHub Advanced Security repositories section For more information, see "Managing security and analysis settings for your organization."