Licensing information and license programs

 

Licensing programs

Many software vendors provide several different ways to purchase their software. In addition to regular boxed products, many vendors offer volume licensing solutions for corporations, enterprises, educational institutes and the govenrment. These licensing programs equate better pricing for you, the customer. They also help you manage your software assets better, and often help with maintenance and installation of applications. Use the following list to learn more about these common licensing programs.

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A

  • Acronis: Acronis (ESD)
  • Adobe: Student license
  • Adobe: Transactional Licensing Program (TLP5)
  • Altova: License model
  • Aptech: License model
  • Arcserve: Goverment License Program (GLP)
  • Arcserve: Open License Program (OLP)
  • Attachmate: Volume Purchase Accounts (VPA)

C

  • Citrix: Easy - license model
  • Citrix: Enterprise Licensing Agreement (ELP)
  • Citrix: Goverment Entity Licensing Agreement (GELA)
  • Corel: Corel Transactional Licensing (CTL)
  • Corel: Multi-User Licensing

D

  • DameWare: License model

E

  • Embarcadero: License model

F

  • F-Secure: Volume License Program
  • FileMaker: Volume License Agreement (VLA)

I

  • Intel: License model

M

  • McAfee: Perpetual Plus
  • Microsoft: CSP (CSP)
  • Microsoft: Open License (OLP)
  • Microsoft: Open Value Agreement (OV)
  • Mindjet: Mindjet Enterprise (Enterprise)

N

  • Nero: Volume License

O

  • Oracle: License model

P

  • PTC: Volume License

S

  • Sophos: Licensing Program
  • Symantec: Academic Program (Academic)
  • Symantec: Express Program (Express)

T

  • Thomson Reuters: Volume License (VL)

V

  • Veritas: Academic Program (Academic)
  • VMware: License models