Licensing

There are different ways to purchase Cortona3D products, depending on your organization. Whether you are looking for authoring tools to produce technical documentation or viewers to view created 3D or 2D content we have a solution for organizations of every size.

Authoring tools: licensing policy

Licensing options for authoring tools (RapidAuthor, RapidDeveloper, etc.) are listed below.

Node-locked license

A node-locked license allows you to use the software on a fixed number of computers:

  • Each computer is identified by a unique Host ID (MAC address)
  • The software can run only on the identified computers
  • The total number of identified computers must not exceed the number allowed by the license
Floating license

A floating license allows multiple users to share the use of the software. The software can be used on any computer within a local network provided that the number of concurrent users does not exceed the number allowed by the license

Floating license: roaming

The roaming license allows you to use the software while disconnected from a local network. A roaming license is provided as an extra option to the floating license.

Floating license: failover server

The failover server takes over the license load of another server which has gone down.The failover server is provided as an extra option to the floating license.

Academic use

The academic license can be used for academic purposes only, any commercial use is prohibited. The academic license can be used by academic institutions and registered students only.

Evaluation use

If the software is provided on an ‘evaluation’ basis, it can be used for evaluation purposes
only. The license duration for an evaluation license is typically limited to thirty or ninety days, and the evaluation license will cease to be operational when the licensing period is over.

Maintenance and technical support

The annual cost of support and maintenance is 20% of the list price of the relevant software covered.

Viewers: licensing policy
Cortona3D Solo

The users of the Cortona3D authoring tools (RapidAuthor, RapidAuthor for Teamcenter, etc.) are granted the right to distribute the Cortona3D Solo Library along with RapidAuthor publications. Cortona3D Solo API is provided at an extra charge.

RapidAuthor Viewer

RapidAuthor Viewer is free for personal, non-commercial, and academic use. The users of the authoring tools (RapidAuthor, RapidAuthor for Teamcenter, etc.) can copy and distribute RapidAuthor Viewer to third parties alongside content generated from authoring tools. In other cases the user needs to purchase the license.

Cortona3D Viewer and Cortona2D Viewer (for Windows)

Cortona3D Viewer and Cortona2D Viewer (for Windows) are free for personal, non-commercial, and academic use. The users of the Cortona3D authoring tools (RapidAuthor, RapidAuthor for Teamcenter, etc.) are allowed to copy and distribute Cortona3D Viewer and Cortona2D Viewer to third parties alongside content generated from the authoring tools. In other cases the user needs to purchase the license.

Cortona3D Viewer for IOS

Cortona3D Viewer for iOS is available for purchase on the App Store.

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Check the technical details of the licensing procedure

If you'd like to learn more about the trial or discuss licensing details please contact our team at sales@cortona3d.com.

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