Ghent, Belgium – July 9, 2010 – Geosparc, the company commercially supporting the open source GIS application framework Geomajas, today unveiled a new suite of commercial licenses as part of an expanded strategy targeted at providing the Geomajas technology to companies that want to build commercial applications with it or that want to buy a license to use the technology for internal purposes. All commercial licenses are fully tested and supported by Geosparc professionals. The company furthermore guarantees that it is the Intellectual Property (IP) owner of the software framework Geomajas.
The purpose of a Geomajas OEM License is to enable customers to embed the technology into their own software solutions and be able to resell them to their end-users. The purpose of a Geomajas Internal Use License is to enable companies to use the technology in a closed and secure way.
In a OEM License the following is included: the right to embed Geomajas in a commercial application, the right to resell it as part of the resulting application and the right to sell services provided by the Geomajas application framework, the right to receive and embed bug fix releases, an annual OEM Upgrade fee to receive minor upgrades and an OEM Service Level Agreement (SLA) providing access to our technical support team and solution resources.
In a Geomajas Internal Use license following is included: the right to use Geomajas to build an application for internal use, the guarantee that the open source software is legally safe to be used internally without possible IP claims, the right to deploy the user application (build with Geomajas) on a total (maximum) heap space defined in the Terms & Conditions of the License, the right to receive and use bugfix releases, an Internal Use annual upgrade fee to receive Geomajas minor upgrades and an Internal Use Service Level Agreement (SLA) providing access to our technical support team and solution resources
For the different Geomajas OEM and Internal Use offerings please go to http://www.geosparc.com/gis-licenses
Marketing & Communication Manager
Tel +32 (0)475 92 55 82,
E-mail: Email Contact
ABOUT GEOSPARC ( www.geosparc.com)
Geosparc is the company that commercially supports the open source GIS application framework Geomajas, coupling the innovation of open source with the stability of a true enterprise-class application framework. The open source model enables Geosparc to use best-of-breed open source technologies and contributions from the open source community to get higher quality software produced more quickly at much lower cost. Geosparc’s goal is to not only provide an open source offering but to complement it with commercial services and offerings such as service level agreements, commercial use licenses, project support, consulting services, training services and support services for configuration, implementation and development.
For more information go to www.geosparc.com.
Geomajas is an OSGeo incubation project. For more information go to http://www.geosparc.com/press/osgeo-approves-geomajas-incubation-project