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Over 2 million developers and 97% of the Fortune 1000 use ActiveState's precompiled Perl, Python and Tcl distributions.

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Editions Overview

Business Edition: More Versions, Platforms, Support

Builds and repositories for legacy Perl (including Perl 5.8), legacy Python, and legacy Tcl for Windows, Mac and Linux: inquire about AIX, Solaris and HP-UX as well. Standard technical support and licensing for production and external-facing servers -- ideal for small to mid-size development teams.  Learn more...

Enterprise Edition: Critical Support, Compliance, Risk Mitigation

All the features of Business Edition, plus unlimited and enhanced support, guaranteed response time, legal risk indemnification and quality assurance guarantee. Learn more...

OEM Solutions: Risk-Free Redistribution Rights

Licensing to embed ActivePerl, Python or Tcl in your distributed products, including all builds and repositories. Learn more...

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