Adobe Buying Programs

Adobe Buying Programs offer organizations of all sizes scalable purchasing options that simplify license management and provide budget predictability. Adobe offers tailored programs for commercial, education, and government customers to meet their unique organizational needs.

 

Subscription licensing programs

Adobe Value Incentive Plan (VIP)

This subscription licensing program offers simple and secure management capabilities, flexible terms, and discount levels that increase as you make additional purchases. Qualified members can save even more with VIP Select.

Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA)

An ETLA is ideal for larger deployments across centralized organizations. Get cloud and desktop offerings and budget predictability over a three-year term, with one annual payment due on the same date each year.

 

Perpetual licensing programs

Adobe Cumulative Licensing Program (CLP)

The CLP provides savings through a two-year membership, and more savings through additional volume orders.

 

Adobe Transactional Licensing Program (TLP)

The TLP has no required contract agreements or memberships. It provides a quick, easy and cost-effective way to make a one-time purchase.

 

 

Compare buying programs

Value Incentive Plan (VIP)
Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA)
Cumulative Licensing Program (CLP)
Transactional Licensing Program (TLP)
Subscription
Term
Perpetual
Perpetual
Available products:
Creative Cloud for teams, Creative Cloud for enterprise, Adobe Acrobat DC, and Adobe Sign
Available products:
Adobe Creative Cloud for enterprise, Adobe Document Cloud, and other desktop products
Available products:
Acrobat 2020 and other desktop products
Available products:
Acrobat 2020 and other desktop products
Length of term:
1–3 years
Length of term:
3 years
Length of term:
2 years
Length of term:
None
Volume discount:
Available through VIP Select
Volume discount:
Customized based on negotiated agreement
Volume discount:
Available cumulatively—can extend discounts to affiliates and subsidiaries
Volume discount:
None, though time savings achieved through license management
License management:
Online tool to easily manage licenses, users, and deployment
License management:
Online tool to easily manage licenses, users, and deployment
License management:
Deploy and manage through the Adobe Licensing Website (LWS)
License management:
Deploy and manage through the LWS
VIP program guide
ETLA overview
CLP program guide
TLP overview