Because you need flexibility and choice to align with your business needs.
Flexible licensing options
Pivoting to Subscription Licensing delivers additional benefits:
Software — whether embedded in hardware, a functionality add-on, or standalone — can be licensed using two different models:
|Purchase:||Amount for the selected term length||Entire amount upfront|
|Usage rights:||Use of software and features for a specified time period||Use of software and features indefinitely|
|Support:||Elite Support included with the license||Support purchased separately|
|Software updates:||Included||Requires separate support contract|
The software-centric licensing models are tailored for...
|Minimum 1 year initial||Minimum 3 years initial|
|GigaVUE® Cloud Suite||Software only|
|GigaVUE HC Series GigaVUE TA Series||Software only(capability add-ons)|
|Hardware with software(chassis and modules)|
|Hardware with software|
HARDWARE WITH SOFTWARE
The embedded software is treated separately from the hardware
Applies to non-embedded software and software add-ons, such as features and capabilties
|Purchase||Typically purchased up front||Purchased as either subscription or perpetual||Licenses can be purchased as either perpetual or subscription|
|Support||Support purchased separately||Support based on licensing model||Support is dependent on licensing model|
|Note: Subscription model requires initial minimum term of 3 years (36 months)||Note: Subscription model requires initial minimum term of 1 year (12 months)|
Leasing includes hardware and software together and Elite Support for the specified term. Leasing grants the right to use the products for the specified term, while they remain the property of Gigamon.
NOTE: This leasing option is available ONLY for products that are deployed and used within the 50 states of the United States of America.
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