Licensing

Hibernating Rhinos offers both Open Source and commercial editions of RavenDB.

Commercial editions can be used in closed source environment and are available under a subscription or perpetual pricing model. Prices are per instance. As long as the subscription is valid, new releases are included in it automatically.

For more details about licensing, please visit this page.

Pricing and Features

License Type Price per instance Buy Link
Quarterly Subscription $129 Buy
Yearly Subscription $399 Buy
One time payment $999 Buy

Features List

Name Supported?
Max RAM Utilization 12GB
Max Parallelism (number of cores used) 6
Allow Windows Clustering No
Number Of Databases Unlimited
Bundles Support Yes
Periodic Backups Yes
Sharding Support Yes
Encryption No Can be purchased separately for $199
Compression No Can be purchased separately for $149
Quotas No
Authorization Yes
Expiration Yes
Replication Yes
Versioning Yes
Max Size Unlimited
RavenDB T-Shirt No

Enterprise license is available in one of two options : a yearly subscription, or a single payment - which also includes maintenance. The enterprise license cost also depends on the number of cores that need to be supported.

License Type Cores Price per instance Recurring Payment Buy Link
Yearly Subscription $1,836 $1,836 Buy
Single Payment + Maintenance $2,796 $716 Buy

Features List

Name Supported?
Max RAM Utilization Unlimited
Max Parallelism (number of cores used) 4 cores Change number of cores:
Allow Windows Clustering Yes
Number Of Databases Unlimited
Bundles Support Yes
Periodic Backups Yes
Sharding Support Yes
Encryption Yes
Compression Yes
Quotas Yes
Authorization Yes
Expiration Yes
Replication Yes
Versioning Yes
Max Size Unlimited
RavenDB T-Shirt Free

Basic and Basic-Plus licenses are available in monthly subscription manner only.

License Type Price per instance
Basic $7 per month Buy
Basic Plus $16 per month Buy

Features List

Name Supported?
Max RAM Utilization
Basic
1GB
Basic Plus
2GB
Max Parallelism (number of cores used)
Basic
1
Basic Plus
2
Allow Windows Clustering No
Number Of Databases
Basic
5
Basic Plus
10
Bundles Support No
Periodic Backups No
Sharding Support No
Encryption No
Compression No
Quotas No
Authorization Yes
Expiration No
Replication No
Versioning No
Max Size
Basic
1GB
Basic Plus
2GB
RavenDB T-Shirt No

ISV licenses are available in yearly subscription manner only.

License Type Price per developer Renewal Buy Link
ISV Embedded $1,599 per year, per developer $999 per year, per developer Buy
ISV Server $2,599 per year, per developer $1,699 per year, per developer Buy

Features List

Name Supported?
Max RAM Utilization
ISV Embedded
6GB
ISV Server
12GB
Max Parallelism (number of cores used)
ISV Embedded
3
ISV Server
6
Allow Windows Clustering No
Number Of Databases Unlimited
Bundles Support Yes
Periodic Backups Yes
Sharding Support No
Encryption No Can be purchased separately for $399
Compression No Can be purchased separately for $329
Quotas No
Authorization Yes
Expiration Yes
Replication Yes
Versioning Yes
Max Size Unlimited
RavenDB T-Shirt No
An ISV license allows royalty free distribution of RavenDB, and is available in two flavors:
  1. The ISV Embedded license allows distribution of RavenDB running in embedded mode within your own software.
  2. The ISV Server license allows distribution of RavenDB running in server mode on an unlimited number of computers, as long as it is used only in conjunction with your software.

If you are deploying an open source project, you are eligible to get a free license. Please contact us and specify a few basic details about your project (like where your code is published, where do you want to deploy and what your project does) in order to get the open source license.

If you are a BizSpark startup company please contact us to get a special offer.