As the leading commercial vendor behind Perl, Python, and Tcl, more than 2 million developers and 97% of Fortune 1000 trust ActiveState's technologies and solutions. At ActiveState, we understand the complexities with using open source dynamic languages, and are passionate about working with the leading partners to solve these challenges for our customers.

Whether you're a reseller, education partner, or training partner, we help companies capitalize on the growing demand for dynamic languages. As the defacto standard for commercial and enterprise use of Perl, Python, and Tcl, we are committed to providing the technical expertise and resources to help partners succeed.

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ActiveState has partnered with some of the leading cloud hosting providers around the world. Whether on premise or with a hosting provider, Stackato is available in multiple flavors!

Stackato is available as an Amazon Machine Image (AMI). Users can set up their own private PaaS in Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) without having to download a virtual machine of Stackato.

HP Helion Cloud

Stackato provides support for HP Helion Cloud. With this integration, developers and enterprises can quickly and seamlessly create a private PaaS using HP Cloud Services without having to download a virtual machine.

Rackspace delivers enterprise-level hosting services to businesses around the world. Their core products include managed hosting, cloud hosting, and email & apps.

Cloud Sigma

CloudSigma, the only international, customer-centric, pure cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, offers Stackato as part of its cloud service offerings.


West provides technology and customized services that connect businesses with their customers, workforce, partners, and vendors. They specialize in the creation of solutions that cover every aspect of voice communication.

Stackato Partners

ActiveState Stackato partners with leading cloud technology providers and open cloud organizations interested in enabling PaaS services for their customers.

Cloud Foundry is an open source platform as a service. It is one of the various open source packages upon which Stackato is built. ActiveState is also the Cloud Foundry Community Lead for Python, a member of the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board and a gold sponsor of the Cloud Foundry foundation


Piston Cloud

Piston is the web-scale infrastructure orchestration and automation company. They make software to enable agile development teams to quickly deploy scalable, secure, production-ready private cloud environments on commodity hardware, without wrestling with infrastructure plumbing.


Cloudscaling is the leading elastic cloud infrastructure company, delivering cloud software for on-premise elastic Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). The core product, Open Cloud System is built on OpenStack technology and delivers the agility, performance and economic benefits of leading public cloud providers, but deployable in the customer’s datacenter and under their IT team’s control. Across industries, IT departments are able to rapidly build out and manage an private elastic cloud infrastructure that lets them support a new generation of dynamic apps for their customers. Cloudscaling is backed by Trinity Ventures and headquartered in San Francisco.

Nebula Inc

Nebula provides an integrated hardware and software appliance providing distributed compute, storage, and network services in a unified private cloud system. ActiveState is a Solutions Member of the Nebula Orion Alliance, which delivers certified and tested solutions for turnkey integration and delivery of applications across vendor platforms.

OpenStack open source cloud platform

In our continued commitment to promote the development of Stackato as a hypervisor and infrastructure-agnostic platform, we have joined the OpenStack™ ecosystem with over 100 other companies to foster the adoption of OpenStack as the industry standard open source cloud operating system.

Redapt provides a turn-key cloud solution that combines all the benefits of the public cloud with the performance, security, and cost control that enterprises need from private clouds.

SUSE®, a pioneer in open source software, provides reliable, interoperable Linux and cloud infrastructure solutions that give enterprises greater control and flexibility. More than 20 years of engineering excellence, exceptional service and an unrivaled partner ecosystem power the products and support that help our customers manage complexity, reduce cost and confidently deliver mission-critical services. The lasting relationships we build allow us to adapt and deliver the smarter innovation they need to succeed—today and tomorrow. Learn how SUSE Cloud and Stackato work together

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As a VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP), ActiveState's Stackato cloud application platform works with VMware's cloud infrastructure (vSphere).


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Stackato is verified as Citrix Ready. The Citrix Ready program helps customers identify third-party solutions that are recommended to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix Systems, Inc. Stackato completed a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with Citrix CloudPlatform, powered by Apache CloudStack, providing confidence in joint solution compatibility.

Clouds Sky's Open CloudBox combines OpenCompute commodity Hardware, Open Source Cloud Operating, Provisioning, and Monitoring Systems into a single and modular Cloud Box integrated with enterprise class applications and frameworks to run secure, elastic and easy to manage business applications.

Eucalyptus Systems provides enterprises and technology businesses with the leading open source software for building AWS-compatible private and hybrid clouds.

Eucalyptus is uniquely suited for enterprise clouds with production-ready software that supports industry-standard AWS APIs, including EC2, S3, EBS, and IAM. Hundreds of customers in North America, EMEA and Asia run Eucalyptus clouds with the agility, elasticity, and scale required for their highly demanding development and test and scalable web services applications.

By providing an open path to cloud computing, Eucalyptus is dedicated to the success of its active and rapidly growing ecosystem of customers, partners, developers and researchers. For more information, please visit

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The FeedHenry mobile application development and deployment environment is integrated with ActiveState Stackato to deliver a unified solution for enterprises to develop, deploy and manage both web and mobile applications in a private cloud.

Happiest Minds is an IT services provider that focuses on cloud, mobility, social CRM, analytics, infrastructure, and security.

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Stackato works on KVM, a full virutalization solution available on most Linux systems.


ManageEngine is the enterprise IT management software division of Zoho Corporation. ManageEngine provides a complete gamut of IT management solutions ranging from network performance management, help desk & ITIL, bandwidth monitoring, server and application management, security information event management, password management, network configuration management, desktop management, mobile device management, to active directory management. More than 72,000 established and emerging enterprises across 200 countries rely on ManageEngine products to ensure optimal IT service delivery.

Morphlabs, Inc. provides OpenStack based cloud solutions for service providers and enterprises. Their mCloud product deliver the most efficient open-source cloud available today. 

New Relic

ActiveState partners with New Relic to bring best-in-class web application performance monitoring to Stackato.


Open Virtual Alliance (OVA) member

In our continued commitment to promote the development of Stackato as a hypervisor and infrastructure-agnostic platform, we have joined the Open Virtualization Alliance (OVA). ActiveState joins leading virtualization and cloud solution providers in the OVA to foster adoption and promote third-party solutions around Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) as an open virtualization alternative to proprietary solutions.

Solutions Consultant

Altoros Systems is a global software delivery acceleration specialist who provide product engineering for Private and Public Cloud solutions to enterprises. They are experts at NoSQL / distributed computing solutions, Microsoft .NET, Java, Ruby on Rails, Adobe Flex/Flash, HTML5, and mobile technologies.


BestIT is a technology solutions integrator that delivers high-value, client-focused solutions to enterprises at competitive prices. BestIT works with clients to create a roadmap designed to reinstate the collaborative dialog between business and technology.


Cloud Technology Partners enables the world’s leading businesses and institutions to innovate through cloud computing. With a comprehensive cloud-focused service portfolio and custom methodologies and tools, Cloud Technology Partners plans, designs and builds cloud implementations that reduce IT costs, streamline operations and accelerate time to market for enterprise applications, infrastructures and platforms. Engagement expertise includes cloud strategy consulting, private cloud deployment, systems integration, and application migration and development. Headquartered in Boston, the company’s investors include select angels, State Street Bank and Greylock Partners. For more information visit


If you're looking for a local partner to help you purchase ActiveState Business Edition, Komodo IDE, Perl Dev Kit, Tcl Dev Kit, or Pro Studio bundles, use our directory to find a reseller partner that meets your needs.

Contact the local reseller in your region below. For Enterprise or OEM Editions, please contact us directly.

North America

850 Asbury Drive Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 United States

3480 Lotus Drive Plano, Texas 75075 United States
Programmer's Paradise
1157 Shrewsbury Avenue Shrewsbury, NJ 07702-4321 United States
salesasst [at] programmers [dot] com
Software House International
33 Knightsbridge Road Piscataway, NJ 08854 United States
1-888-764-8888 / 732-764-8888


AB&D Software India Pvt Ltd

2079, "C" Block, Kodegehalli Sahakar Nagar, Bangalore, 560092 India, Landline: 080-23629977, 080-60909047
+91 96322 27977
sales [at] abdindia [dot] co [dot] in
Qast Systems Solutions, Inc.
21/F, No. 369 Jiang Su Road Shanghai, 200050 China
Contact information varies by country. See website for country-specific info.
Tegara Corporation
1308-14 Hongo-cho, Minami-ku, Hamamatu-shi Shizuoka, 430-0812 Japan


AnyWare E-Commerce Ltd.
Str. Buzesti No. 50-52, Sector 1, 011015 Bucharest, Romania
sales [at] anyware [dot] co [dot] il
Blochstr. 1 04329 Leipzig Germany
+49 341 2568 000
info [at] comparex [dot] de
Comsoft - SOS Developers S.A.S

WTC 2 - 120 Route Des Macarons 06905 Sophia Antipolis France
0825 07 06 07 or +33 (0)4 97 21 58 00
0825 07 06 08 or +33(0)4 97 21 58 51
infos [at] comsoft [dot] fr

Glowackiego 35c 05-250 Radzymin Poland
+48 22 763 08 74
+48 22 211 19 17
Grey Matter Ltd.
2 Prigg Meadow Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7DF United Kingdom
01364 654 100
01364 654 200
maildesk [at] greymatter [dot] com
Insight EMEA

Gutenbergstr. 1 Ismaning, D-85737 Germany
+49 89 94580-0
QBS Software

7 Wharfside Rosemont Road, Wembley, HA0 4QB United Kingdom
08456 580 580
08902 7600
sales [at] qbssoftware [dot] com

MS-G S.C. ul. Kazubów 8B/21 01-466 Warszawa
+48 608-044-941
+48 22 898-41-41
sales [at] soft [dot] ware [dot] pl
Version-X GmbH

Am Steinfeld 5 A-2344 Maria Enzersdorf Austria
+43-(0)2236-42 43 55
+43-(0)2236-42 43 54
office [at] version-x [dot] at

Middle East

AnyWare E-Commerce Ltd.

11, Haavoda st. Givat-Shmuel 54023 Israel
sales [at] anyware [dot] co [dot] il


ActiveState partners with the following leading software and hardware vendors to deliver leading-class development solutions.

ActiveState is an Apple Developer Connection member, delivering Perl, Python and Tcl language distributions and tools for Mac OS X.


ActiveState is an IBM Business Partner, creating software and services for the AIX platform.


As a development partner to Intel, ActiveState ports Perl, Python, and Tcl to Intel's Itanium processer to power today's applications that demand performance.


ActiveState works with HP, delivering software and services for the HP-UX platform, and providing technical support to HP support centers for ActivePerl.

As an application development partner, ActiveState uses Mozilla as an application framework for the Komodo IDE.

Oracle Partner Network

ActiveState is a member of the Oracle Partner Network, to enable our customers to use and build software for Oracle Enterprise Linux and Solaris.

ActiveState works with O'Reilly and Safari to provide valuable esources for the open source development community. As a partner for, the de facto source for dynamic language and web development code recipes, O'Reilly features the best recipes from the community site in its books. In addition, subscriptions to O'Reilly's Safari Bookshelf is included with ActiveState's ActivePerl Pro Studio and ActiveTcl Pro Studio software bundles.


ActiveState Training Partners offer a variety of courses for dynamic languages and ActiveState developer solutions. Courses are taught in various areas, and in a variety of formats including on-site, at a client site, or online.



Academy X

Located in downtown San Francisco, AcademyX has been delivering hands-on, instructor-led training in the Bay Area since 1998. They specialize in Internet-related applications and languages. They offer PHP and Ajax training using Komodo IDE, and three levels of Perl training using ActivePerl. 




Accelebrate delivers on-site Perl training using ActivePerl and PHP training using Komodo IDE for audiences worldwide. Accelebrate also offers on-site training on other web development languages and tools.


Interface Technical Training


Interface Technical Training is the largest corporate technical training provider in Arizona and the only Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Learning Solutions in the Southwest. Interface has achieved this status by consistently delivering high level .NET Developer, Systems and Networking training to clients at the local and enterprise level.


One Course Source

One Course Source

One Course Source develops and distributes personalized and branded courseware and includes classroom instruction in three core technologies including:

  • Software Programming and related scripting tools - C++, Perl, Java, Python, Tcl.
  • IT Networks - UNIX, Linux, Windows, Solaris, network security.

One Course source offers public and private training, as well as local, state, national, and international training. Additional services include classroom rental, free training consultation as well as courseware development and customization.

For more information, please call 1.858.689.2773 or email Steve Hedge.


Open Technology Group

Open Technology Group

Open Technology Group, Inc. (OTG) provides instructor-led training in the areas of Open Source technologies, including PHP, Python, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Linux, a wide range of content management systems, and other open source solutions. They provide a complete range of Open Source courses, both in a public, open-enrollment setting as well as on-site customized training.

OTG provides guaranteed to run courses, and offers package deals that include training, airfare, and hotel accommodation starting at $1,895 for a 3 day course.

For more information please call 877-258-8987, or email us as


PHP Architect

PHP Architect

php|architect is a provider of diverse PHP Knowledge products, including the most widely read PHP magazine in the English language, unique training courses designed for PHP and Web 2.0 developers of all levels, and technical conferences throughout North America.


Plus Plus Pty Ltd

Plus Plus Pty

Plus Plus is a premium supplier of programming language training in Australia, New Zealand and Australasia. With a wide range of experience, they have been running training courses since 1985. They teach Perl, Python, XML, and other languages at Advanced levels, using the latest tools, including ActiveState products. They can also customize our training to meet specific in-house needs.




Webucator offers the latest in Web Development training, including HTML5 training.


Noumena Corporation


Noumena provides onsite training for corporate customers. The client list includes PMC-Sierra, AT&T, Cisco, Alcatel, DaVita, as well as many other smaller companies that require Tcl/Tk training. Depending on demand, we offer between three and twenty sessions per year.


The ActiveState Education Partner Program provides software to qualified academic institutions. Give your students hands-on access to our development tools in your curriculum. Below is a list of our education partners.

If you're a qualified academic institution and instructor, we provide free licenses to bring hands-on access to our development tools to students in your classrooms and labs. We provide licenses of our latest award-winning software to help introduce students to the programming skills and tools needed to succeed in the work force. To purchase a student license, contact Studica (valid student ID required) or learn more about Komodo IDE Individual licenses.

The Education Partner Program provides:

  • Free licenses for instructors, classroom and lab systems
  • Educational resources and collateral for instructors
  • Student discounts available to qualified students
  • Discounted pricing for researchers and other employees working for your institution
  • Notification of new and upcoming ActiveState release

Join these Education Partners to bring award-winning dynamic language development tools to your students:

  • Ball State University
  • Berufskolleg Alsdorf
  • Boise State University, Educational Technology
  • Brigham Young University
  • CART (Centre for Advanced Research & Technology)
  • CEGEP du Vieux, Montreal
  • Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Informatique et de Mathematiques Appliquees de Grenoble France
  • George Fox University
  • Harry Ainsley High School
  • High School of Math Science and Engineering
  • Izmir Institute of Technology
  • Jamk University of Applied Sciences
  • Landau Forte Academy, Tamworth
  • Lewis University
  • Meridian Academy
  • Odessa National Economic University
  • Oregon State University Open Source Lab
  • Pearl River Community College
  • Red Rocks Community College
  • Republic Polytechnic
  • Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science & Technology
  • Silesian University in Opava
  • South Carolina State University
  • St. Dominic's Sixth Form College
  • Telecom Bretagne
  • Telford College (Edinburgh)
  • Umea University Department of Computing Science
  • Universality of Sharjah
  • Universidad Federal De Campina Grande
  • University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of San Diego
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Vienna