Perl Dev Kit (PDK)

Perl Dev Kit (PDK), available only as an addition to your ActivePerl Enterprise or OEM license, provides essential tools for building, deploying, and wrapping Perl applications.


  • Develop and deploy your Perl programs to anyone on any platform with cross-platform wrapping.
  • Deliver code as executables or as Windows Services, ActiveX components, .NET assemblies or in the System Tray.
  • Easily create MSI files using Perl code.


  • Enforce best-practices or personalized coding policies against your source code. Great for teams! 
  • Filter text interactively, with on-the-fly results.


  • Improve code performance and reliability through coverage experiments, hotspot analysis and data set comparisons.
  • Find problems fast with the nimble Windows debugger.


Licenses are available only as an add-on to ActiveState Enterprise or OEM Editions. Contact us to get a quote or call us at 1.866.631.4581 to find out more.