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Adobe Volume Software Licensing Program

Adobe Licensing Program Comparison Chart

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Adobe® Software Transactional License
Program (TLP)
Cumulative License Program (CLP)Adobe Enterprise Agreement (EA) 2Value Incentive Plan (VIP)Education Enterprise Agreement (EEA) — EDU ONLY
Program type?Volume discount based on a single transactionMembership-based program that allows accrual of significant volume discounts over the membership termMembership-based program with significant volume discounts and true up at the end of every yearSubscription based with no minimum entrance requirementTerm-based licensing program with significant discounts for education institutions
Organizations served? Small to midsize organizationsMidsize to large organizationsMidsize to large organizations Small, midsize and large organizationsK-12 Schools & Districts, Higher Education Institutions
Key benefits? Reduced software costs and simplified administrationDiscount level based on initial purchase; further discounts based on cumulative orders over 2-year membership; extra discounts for high-volume purchasesDiscount level based on initial purchase. Pricing locked for 3-year termLower up-front costs for organizations looking to avoid 2- and 3-year contracts and have access to the most current version as they become availableAccess to industry-leading creative tools, streamlined purchasing and order management, improved budget planning, compliance and version control and flexible deployment
Signed contract required? NoOnline enrollmentOnline enrollmentNoOnline enrollment
Term? None2-year membership3-year membership1 year1 or 2 year term paid up front
Forecasting required? NoNoNoNoYes
Minimum purchase requirement? NoYesYes — 100 license minimumNoYes — K12 (20) per FTE; HiEd (1) per install
Minimum reorder? NoNoMaintenance and support renewal every yearMust renew subscription annually on VIP anniversaryNo
Upgrade protection?

Optional for educational and government customers only

OptionalRequiredIncludedIncluded
Technical support? Optional; only installation/defect support included automaticallyOptional; only installation/defect support included automaticallyRequiredOptionalOptional and not part of EEA
Media? Free Electronic Software Download (ESD); physical media purchased separatelyFree Electronic Software Download (ESD); physical media purchased separately
Free Electronic Software Download (ESD); physical media purchased separatelyFree electronic software downloadTBD

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