Updated November 1, 2023
Introducing Monthly Licensing: Empowering Your Development Projects
At Iron Software, we are committed to providing developers with the tools they need to succeed. We understand that different projects come with different needs, and flexibility is key to empowering your development journey. That's why we are thrilled to announce the introduction of metered licensing to our suite of offerings.
Metered licensing is about giving you more power and flexibility in your software licensing choices. “If you have a project with a finite end date, you might not want to invest in a perpetual license,” says Craig Beaumont, Sales Lead at Iron Software, continuing, “we've had many requests from entrepreneurs for this, because they need to test viability while they're seeking investments, and they want the flexibility to change license types as it suits their budget and their projects.”
So, why are we introducing monthly licensing, and what benefits does it bring to you, our valued customers? Let's dive in.
Adaptability for Your Project Needs
We understand that not all development projects are the same. Some may be short-term endeavors aimed at prototyping, testing, or experimenting. Others may be long-term, mission-critical applications that require perpetual licenses. With monthly licensing, we're giving you the flexibility to choose the licensing model that aligns with your project's unique lifecycle.
Whether you're a startup founder seeking investment, a freelancer working on various short-term projects, or a seasoned developer looking to try out our products for a limited period, monthly licensing allows you to adapt your licensing to your current needs. You can scale up or down as your project evolves, optimizing your software expenses along the way.
Cost-Effective Testing and Prototyping
For entrepreneurs and startups, testing the viability of a project is crucial before making significant financial commitments. With monthly licensing, you can access our powerful software libraries for a specific duration without the need for a perpetual license. This cost-effective approach enables you to experiment, prototype, and iterate on your projects without breaking the bank.
Budget-Friendly Options for Short-Term Projects
Short-term projects often have specific budget constraints. Monthly licensing allows you to manage your costs more effectively by paying only for the time you need the software. It's a budget-friendly solution that empowers you to allocate your resources efficiently, ensuring that you get the most value from our products during your project's lifespan.
Seamless Transition to Perpetual Licensing
Should your short-term project evolve into a long-term success, we've got you covered. With monthly licensing, transitioning to a perpetual license is straightforward. You can seamlessly switch to a licensing model that suits the ongoing needs of your project without any hassles.
“This is a new way you can start using Iron Software, without limitations and without feeling locked in. No minimum term, just pay month by month.” - Craig, Iron Software.
The Power to Choose
At Iron Software, we believe in giving you the power to choose what works best for you. With the introduction of monthly licensing, you have even more options to tailor your software licensing to your specific project requirements. It's all about making your development journey more accessible, cost-effective, and adaptable to your evolving needs, as Craig points out, “you can scale up or down, as you need. You can choose to upgrade to perpetual at any time.”.
We're excited to offer monthly licensing as part of our commitment to empowering developers. Your success is our priority, and we believe that providing flexible licensing options is a step in the right direction. As you embark on your development projects, remember that at Iron Software, we're here to support you every step of the way.
Experience the freedom of monthly licensing today and discover how it can enhance your development journey. Get in touch with us to learn more about this exciting new offering and how it can benefit your projects. Your success is our success, and we're dedicated to helping you achieve it.