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Neo4j has been powering large-scale mission-critical production applications since 2003. Today it powers a wide diversity of applications: from small startups to global mission-critical systems.
Neo4j is licensed under a dual-license arrangement: with a Community Edition licensed under the GPL, and an Enterprise Edition optimized for closed-source development. Enterprise Edition is licensed on a subscription basis for commercial use, or under the AGPL for open source projects contributing to the open source commons. In addition to a commercial license, commercial subscriptions also include professional support, certified releases, access to the Neo4j partner network, and of course Enterprise features.
There are two main editions of Neo4j:
- Neo4j Community, an Open-Source High Performance, fully ACID transactional graph database
- Neo4j Enterprise adds production capabilities - High Performance Cache, Horizontal scalability with Neo4j Clustering, High-availability Clustering and online backups, Cache based sharding, and Advanced Monitoring
Commercial Licenses include the permission to integrate the enterprise edition in closed-source or production level software products, service and support by Neo Technology.
The Enterprise edition is available in different bundles tailored to your needs. From a free personal bundle for individual usage, a startup and small business package to a comprehensive offering for medium and large enterprises.