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Editions Overview

Business Edition: More Versions, Platforms, Support

Builds and repositories for older versions such as Perl 5.6 to 5.12 and Python 2.5 to 2.6, and platforms including AIX, Solaris and HP-UX. 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 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 a distributed product, including all builds and repositories. Learn more...

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