Thanks for your interest in Adobe eLearning Suite. We would like you to know about some of the changes in the eLearning Suite product offering.
On May 6, we announced the next generation of our Creative Cloud desktop applications, called CC apps. We also announced that these new apps and future innovation for our creative software will be available exclusively through Creative Cloud.
The latest version of the creative tools in eLearning Suite are available if its purchased under Adobe's ETLA program or as part of Adobe Creative Cloud.
If you plan to buy a new Adobe eLearning Suite, you have these options:
A. Buy Adobe eLearning Suite 6.1 (Perpetual) - We will continue to sell Adobe eLearning Suite 6.1 with the older versions of the products. For the list of products please visit: www.adobe.com/products/elearningsuite.html
B. Buy eLearning Suite under Adobe ETLA program: You can get the latest creative products, Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter if your organization buys eLearning Suite as part of the ETLA program. Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA ) represents contractual means to move all of your enterprise to a subscription based licensing model. Contact your Adobe Sales rep. or Robert Hutches, firstname.lastname@example.org
C. Buy subscription to Creative Cloud along with subscription or perpetual version of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter - You can get the latest creative products when you subscribe to the Creative Cloud. Subscription version of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter is available on adobe.com. Perpetual version of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter can be bought either from adobe.com or your preferred Adobe reseller.
If you are an existing user of Adobe eLearning Suite:
Please note: From June 3rd 2013, Adobe has stopped offering new monthly subscription or new annual subscription for Adobe eLearning Suite.
Annual Subscription Customers - We're pleased to offer every Adobe eLearning Suite annual subscription user who has an active subscription plan as of June 3rd 2013, annual Creative Cloud membership at no extra cost to you and also free annual subscription for Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter for one year starting from June 25th 2013. Your annual commitment date gets reset from June 25, 2013 to June 24, 2014, irrespective of the time remaining in your current contract. Within the year, after you avail the offer, you will be allowed to cancel the annual Creative Cloud membership at no cost. If you do not want to avail this offer, you can cancel the Adobe eLearning Suite annual subscription without any cancellation fee.
After June 24th 2014, you can renew your subscription of Creative Cloud, Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter at the then-current annual rate per license in order to keep using and receiving updates to all the CC apps and services, Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter.
With this offer you'll get the latest CC apps, features, and innovations, plus additional benefits that are only available as part of Creative Cloud. You will also get the exciting new features we will be including in Adobe Captivate 7 and Adobe Presenter 9.
You can continue to enjoy the value-added functionalities that were exclusive to Adobe eLearning Suite such as round tripping of Adobe Captivate with creative tools** and the multi-SCO packager.
Starting June 25th, 2013, your eLearning Suite subscription will be cancelled and you can use your existing Adobe ID to access creative cloud. You will also receive an email with redemption codes that can be used to activate free annual subscription of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter. If you do not receive the email with redemption codes, you are requested to call the Customer Care.
Because we appreciate your business, we're pleased to offer you one year of Creative Cloud for teams at no cost for each licensed Adobe eLearning Suite you own that is covered by Upgrade Plan and ASA, as of June 3rd 2013. This means you'll get the latest CC apps, features, and innovations, plus additional benefits that are only available as part of Creative Cloud.
You would have already received an update to get you on to the latest Adobe Captivate 7 and Adobe Presenter 9. If you have not yet received any communication, please contact the Adobe customer care.
You can continue to enjoy the value-added functionalities that were exclusive to Adobe eLearning Suite such as round tripping of Adobe Captivate with creative tools** and the multi-SCO packager
Creative Cloud for teams brings together all the latest CC apps, services, and business features your team needs to create their greatest work and collaborate with their peers. Each license also includes 100GB of file storage for sharing private folders, exclusive 1:1 access to Adobe’s expert services support organization, and centralized admin tools that make it easy for IT to purchase, deploy, and manage licenses across a team. For more information, visit www.adobe.com/go/cctbuyer
You should have received an email inviting you to join Creative Cloud for teams through Adobe’s Value Incentive Plan buying program. The email is titled: Your Invitation to Join Adobe’s Value Incentive Plan.
Once you receive the email, you’ll have until Aug 31st, 2013, to claim your complimentary year of Creative Cloud for teams membership. If you claim after the Aug 31st, 2013 deadline, you can still redeem your offer, but you’ll only receive the remaining months from the date of claim until Aug 31st, 2014. After that date, you can renew your membership at the then-current annual rate per license in order to keep using and receiving updates to all the CC apps and services.
Note * In countries and situations where Creative Cloud for team is not available you will get access to the following apps, including any updates that are released during this 12-month term:
This offer* is only available if you have previously purchased Upgrade Plan or Maintenance coverage for CS products and your coverage extends beyond June 3rd , 2013 You’ll have access to the software until Aug 31st, 2014. After that date, you’ll need to enroll in a new agreement with Adobe in order to keep using and receiving updates to all the latest CC apps.
*Offer may not be assigned, exchanged, sold, transferred, or combined with any other discount or offer, or redeemed for cash or other goods and services. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
How can eLearning Suite 6 or 6.1 customers that are not on any plan (Subscription, M&S or ASA) get latest Adobe Captivate 7 and Adobe Presenter 9 ?
If you hold a valid perpetual license of Adobe eLearning Suite 6 or Adobe eLearning Suite 6.1, you can get:
The latest Adobe Captivate 7
By ordering Adobe Captivate 6 to Adobe Captivate 7 upgrade sku from www.adobe.com/products/captivate.html or from your preferred resellers and use the existing eLearning Suite 6 or 6.1 serial number to activate Adobe Captivate 7,
The latest Adobe Presenter 9
By ordering Adobe Presenter 8 to Adobe Presenter 9 upgrade sku from www.adobe.com/products/presenter.html or from your preferred resellers and use the existing eLearning Suite 6 or 6.1 serial number to activate Adobe Presenter 9.