The OEM end-user device license is one of the commercial licenses iText Software offers, and allows you to embed our software products into your end-user applications distributed to your customer, so you can offer sophisticated PDF capabilities. Available in Java and .NET.
Features & Benefits
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No full iText license needed for the end-users of your application
End-users will only get to use iText functionalities within your application and don’t get a full iText license.
Significant benefits over AGPL
Release from the "Copyleft" AGPL license requirements.
Release from the requirement to not change the PDF Producer line in the document’s properties.
Access to professional and dedicated support from iText.
Indemnification and legal warranties.
Installed on a end-user device (e.g. desktop, laptop, tablet, etc.).
License always per application.
Pricing based on the number of end-user devices deployed, minimum volume is 100 end-user devices (desktops).
Unlimited number of PDFs, unlimited distribution time.
One-time fee for production end-user device.
For non-production end-user device: 50 % discount, mandatory with purchase.
Discounts available for quantity purchases.
Professional support and maintenance
Support is annually renewable at 20 % of the prevailing list price.
Support is mandatory the first year.
Use case example
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 desktop machine with the iText library within it.