Adobe's VIP program dramatically simplifies and improves the customer licensing experience by allowing business, government, and education customers to easily purchase, deploy, and manage Adobe software through a term-based subscription licensing program. Learn more about VIP for business, government, and education.
The VIP program is available for business/commercial, education, and government organizations worldwide, except for countries where laws or other restrictions prevent Adobe from offering the program.
Call your reseller to enroll.
You'll get access to the Admin Console and the Creative Cloud Packager, which lets you deploy software and manage your licenses.
VIP offers a named-user licensing option which provides a VIP membership to an individual user. This offering includes a complete set of Adobe Creative Cloud software or single app option, each with services through VIP.
A device license is an Education-only licensing option for classrooms, labs, and training environments that allows multiple students to utilize the same application on a single computer without having to log-in or authenticate license ownership.
This offering includes a complete set of Adobe Creative Cloud software or a single application option. Services are not included in this offer.
VIP Admins access the Admin Console to download Creative Cloud Packager. Packager is used to create installation packages and products are deployed by a manual push or 3rd party deployment tool.
ETLA is a customizable and flexible term licensing program designed for Adobe’s top commercial, government, and education customers. An ETLA can include a full range of creative solutions, multiple products, or individual products offered by Adobe. It is the sole licensing method for Creative Cloud for enterprise, and it can also be used to license Acrobat, Digital Publishing Suite, and more. Learn more about ETLA for business, government, and education.
Contact your Adobe sales representative, Adobe Sales at 888-649-2990, or request a consultation.
CLP offers several advantages:
After Adobe processes your online enrollment, your organization is assigned a CLP membership number. You will receive an email containing your membership number and the link to the LWS. Your login ID will be your email address. You will have 30 days after enrolling online to place an initial order through your CLP reseller.
Yes. When you become a CLP member, you gain access to the web-based LWS, through which you can track your order history, run reports, edit your account, and locate your serial numbers. In addition, IT staff and others as designated can be assigned their own unique login to the LWS to easily download and deploy software to users across your organization.
Renewing your membership is easy; simply renew online and select the Returning CLP Membership option.
TLP offers several advantages:
TLP brings the benefits of enterprise-class licensing to smaller volume orders typically placed by consultants, independent designers, creative services agencies, and marketing groups. TLP also provides the benefits of volume licensing to larger organizations whose orders don't meet CLP order thresholds.
When you place a TLP order, you'll receive an email containing confirmation of your order. You'll also receive a link to Adobe's LWS. Your login ID will be your email address. When you log in for the first time, you can create a new password through the Forgot Your Password link.
Yes. When you acquire a license through TLP, you gain access to Adobe's LWS, where you can track your order history, run reports, edit your account, and locate your serial numbers.
When you order Upgrade Plan, you receive notifications when new product versions become available, giving you the peace of mind of knowing when you need to upgrade. You can choose to receive notification via email or through messages within your LWS account
Upgrade Plan pricing is determined as a percentage of volume licensing software purchased under perpetual license.
As of April 28, 2014 EEA will only be available for primary and secondary schools and school districts, based on FTE (full-time-equivalent) model where customers can deploy software on as many organizational-owned or leased computers as necessary. Optional add-on bundles including Captivate & Presenter and Photoshop Elements & Premiere Elements may be added on an FTE basis.
There will be no change to existing EEA contracts. All customers will continue to use their licensed EEA products until agreement expiration.
See the EEA 1.0 Program Guide . If you have further questions, please contact your Reseller.
When you become an EEA member, you gain access to the web-based LWS, through which you can track your order history, run reports, edit your account, and locate your serial numbers. In addition, IT staff and other designated members of your educational institution can be assigned their own unique login to LWS to easily download and deploy Adobe software through the Creative Cloud Packager. For more information on the Creative Cloud Packager, please see the Creative Cloud Help pages: http://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/packager.html.
Based upon the changing market landscape and customer demand, Adobe will begin to phase out the EA program. The last day to enroll in a new EA is March 14, 2014.
No. Current EAs will remain in effect until the agreement expires, and customers who remain current will continue to receive the same levels of maintenance & support.
Yes. The EA program change does not affect the availability of the Acrobat product family through EA. Existing EA customers will be expected to submit their annual deployment report and true-up for any over-deployment of their licenses, and pay for M&S for all covered licenses for the upcoming year.
Adobe is offering all of its Creative Suite editions through the Creative Suite K–12 School Site License program. The program allows a school to install a Creative Suite edition on up to 500 school-owned or school-leased computers regardless of school enrollment size. School Site Licenses also come with DVDs that contain a ready-to-use curriculum, Digital Careers Teaching Resources, video tutorials, and other materials that help educators implement career and technical education programs for design, web, video, interactive, and mobile projects.
Creative Suite K–12 School Site Licenses are available to qualifying accredited K–12 public and nonpublic schools only, located at a single address.
Creative Suite K–12 School Site Licenses can be purchased through TLP or CLP. Find an Adobe Authorized Education Reseller.
Adobe has discontinued K–12 EA based on the changing market landscape and customer demand. To meet the additional needs of K–12 organizations, Adobe is now offering the Education Enterprise Agreement (EEA) program. For more information on EEA, contact your Adobe Authorized Education Reseller or Adobe account manager.
Existing K-12 EA agreements will continue per the terms of the original agreement. Please see the
K-12 EA Program Guide for more information.