InterBase 2009 licensing

Abstract: Explains the various licensing options for InterBase 2009

What are the InterBase SMP 2009 Server Simultaneous User License options?

 

InterBase SMP 2009 Server Edition is sold in configurations of 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 or Unlimited simultaneous users. Additional

Simultaneous User licenses can be purchased to increase the number of users who can simultaneously access the InterBase SMP Server.

 

Can InterBase SMP 2009 Server Edition Simultaneous User Licenses be combined?

 

InterBase SMP Server Edition is available in 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 and Unlimited simultaneous users options. These versions include one license for the InterBase SMP Server, and the corresponding amount of simultaneous user licenses. Additional simultaneous users can only be added by purchasing the number of desired “1 Additional Simultaneous User License” to meet your needs. Note that purchasing a 5-User and a 10-User InterBase SMP Server product will not allow 15 simultaneous users to access the InterBase SMP Server. To add additional simultaneous users, you must purchase the appropriate amount of “1 Additional Simultaneous User License” to meet your requirements. ISVs, OEMs, VARs, and other volume buyers should contact a CodeGear sales representative for other licensing options. To find the CodeGear office nearest you, please visit: http://www.codegear.com/shop.

 

Does InterBase SMP 2009 support multi-processor and multi-core deployment environments?

 

InterBase SMP 2009 is designed for SMP and leverages multi-processor deployment on all supported platforms. The standard InterBase SMP 2009 Server license includes built-in support for Dual / Quad-core and additional CPUs – no additional licensing is required (up to 8 CPU / Cores on a single machine). Support for more than 8 CPU / Cores on a single machine require the purchase of the InterBase Additional CPUs License which increases the CPUs / Cores supported on a single machine to a total of 32.