Academic Licenses for Cloud Management

Academic License

Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is available for non-commercial use via the Academic License for cloud management at no cost. With this license, Flexiant are now able to help advance research projects and ensure that academics and students are exposed to commercially current and complete software. Learn more here.

Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is available for non-commercial use via the Academic License for cloud management at no cost. With this license, Flexiant are now able to help advance research projects and ensure that academics and students are exposed to commercially current and complete software.

The launch of this new academic license results from Flexiant’s experience working with many academic institutions to support cloud computing research and development and working on several of the EU’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) research and technological development projects.

What is Flexiant’s Academic License?

Flexiant’s academic license is a unique way for universities and academia to use Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator for on-demand, fully automated provisioning of cloud services. Working with Flexiant’s enterprise-grade platform, academia will align research with the requirements of future industry.

Who would ideally sign up for Flexiant’s academic license?

Decision makers and department heads that are responsible for ensuring the optimal usage of their test bed clusters and laboratory environments should install Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator.

We are providing the academic license to academic institutes looking to build out a cloud platform for noncommercial research and experimentation. The institution should be a degree or equivalent granting body.

Why will it benefit my students and research?

The success of cloud computing today is dependent on the next generation of IT educators and researchers across universities and academia adopting it and thereby acquiring the skillset required for them to be successful in the enterprise community of tomorrow. It also allows for research in cloud computing to be developed from a state-of-the-art industrial baseline.

How much does the academic license cost?

The academic license of Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is free of charge. Recognizing the potential for cloud technologies to fuel economic development, we are keen that academic institutions have access to the most commercially advanced solution. By offering free academic licenses, Flexiant will expose academics and students to commercially current, established and complete cloud management software.

If you would like to learn more about our Academic License, read our Academic License Fact Sheet.

Or read our research paper, ‘Flexiant’s FP7 Involvement Supports Academic Partners and Research Institutions to Develop the Next Wave of Cloud Technology.’

You can also fill out the contact form to speak to a representative directly about your interest in the Academic License.