License

OEM Distribution end-user device license

The OEM end-user device license is one of the commercial licenses in iText’s software suite. It allows you to embed PDFs into the end-user applications that you distribute to your customer, so you can offer sophisticated PDF capabilities. This license is available in Java and .NET.

Benefits

Why use OEM-based end-user device license?

Create an unlimited amount of PDFs with unlimited distribution time. The OEM end-user device license is perpetual and installed on an end-user’s device. The pricing is based on the number of end-user devices, with a minimum of 100 devices. This license allows you to generate an unlimited number of PDFs with unlimited distribution time. There’s a one-time fee for the production of end-user devices. The purchase of non-production end-user devices is mandatory, which is why you can purchase it with a 50% discount. Please note that other discounts apply to quantity purchases.

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No extra license needed for your application users.

The end-users of your application don’t need a full iText license, since they only use the iText functionalities within your application.

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You don't have to share your application and/or source code (closed-source)

This license has significant benefits when compared to AGPL, because it releases you from “copyleft” AGPL license requirements, as well as from the requirements to not change the PDF Producer line in the document’s properties. It offers indemnification in the event of IP (intellectual property) or patent infringement and grants you access to iText’s professional and dedicated support team.

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Use case: CRM application

You have created a desktop CRM plugin to create invoices from the CRM database that you distribute worldwide to clients. The CRM is installed locally on each client’s desktop machine and contains the iText library. 

Support

Commercial license

When purchasing a commercial license, you also gain access to our professional support and maintenance teams.

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Mandatory for the first year

After that first year, you can renew your subscription annually at 20% of the prevailing list price. 95% of our customers choose to renew their support program subscriptions, which is a testament to its high quality and added value. 

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Gain direct access to our in-house developers

Our support team can help you diagnose and fix issues that arise in your development. 

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Access to JIRA support board for 3 users

You can even provide up to three email addresses for your preferred support team members, who will have direct access to your JIRA issue tracker as well as fast access to new iText releases.

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Free upgrades to latest features and updates

Speaking of releases, the support subscription also includes access to major and minor new releases.

Satisfied Customers

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iText is a breeze! Using a proven and tested PDF technology helped us to focus on what we do best — building a high quality mobile app.
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Using the iText DITO Editor to develop our report templates is a huge time saver. I can now do in just 45 minutes what would have taken over two weeks to do in code using other PDF libraries!
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I just wanted to let you know that the support I received from your support people was excellent, super prompt, detailed, polite and helpful. Great job! Thanks very much.
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We chose the iText library because it was the only solution that allowed easy integration into our open standards architecture.
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We chose iText over other open source solutions because it was really quick and easy to develop our application using iText. That's thanks to the guides and documentation available on the iText website, and the many examples on developer communities like Stack Overflow.
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With iText we have the peace of mind that we are delivering a solid solution to our client.

Start your closed-source iText project!

Want to keep your source code secret? Looking to make money while you sleep? Licensing your software solution with iText is easy, get started with your commercial license today.

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