License types

There are various types of DBeaver licenses. Here you can find a short description for each of them.


Trial license

The Trial license is a free license that can be requested by everyone for any DBeaver Edition test. The Trial license is valid during 14 days.

You can request the Trial license from the DBeaver application directly or by filling the special form on the site.

You can request the trial license for each new version of DBeaver.



Individual license

The Individual license is a perpetual license that includes one year or two years of support and maintenance.

The standard support gives an access to the customer support system on the web site. The standard maintenance gives a possibility to download all new product versions released during the whole maintenance period.

The Individual license is distributed per user. One user can install DBeaver with this license on a few workstations if they are used by this user only.

This license doesn’t require an internet access on user workstation. User can run DBeaver with this license in offline mode or behind a corporate firewall.

After the end of the selected support period user can continue to use DBeaver without support and updates or buy a license extension or a new license.



Group license

The Group license is a perpetual license with a limited period of support (1 year or 2 years) that is created for a determined number of users. A customer can order the group license for any number of users.

DBeaver with the Group license can be installed on the limited number of workstations according to the number of users in the license. Also, DBeaver can be installed on a virtual machine with the limited access for the determined number of users.

The Group license can be bought on our site. The price of the Group license depends on a number of users. There are various volume discounts for the Group licenses that also depend on a number of users. The Group license for a large number of users can be ordered by the email request.



Unlimited license

The Unlimited license is a license without limitations for the number of users. This is a perpetual license with the a limited period of support (1 year or 2 years). The unlimited license can be interesting for purchases for 500 users or more. This license can be ordered by the email request.



Ultimate license

The Ultimate license is a license that combined all DBeaver tools. Each DBeaver Ultimate license has the same features as an individual one but allows a customer to use Dbeaver Lite, Enterprise and Ultimate editions.



Subscription license

The Subscription license is a license that gives a possibility to use DBeaver Lite or Enterprise Edition during the subscription period. By default subscription is automatically renewed every month. You can stop auto-prolongation at any time in your personal account or in the FastSpring storefront.

One user can install DBeaver with this license on a few workstations if they are used by this user only.

The Subscription license requires an internet access on the workstation for the first activation and each prolongation. User will not be able to use DBeaver with subscription license without activation.



Academic license

The Academic license is a free license that is provided for students and teachers only.

The Academic license fits DBeaver Enterprise Edition only. You can use DBeaver EE without any restrictions during one year with the Academic license. After the first year you will need to request the new license and reaffirm your student or teacher status.

If you want to get Academic license you need to fill a special form. We use a university email for your status verification, so, please, use your university account for the request. The official request from the university email is the easiest way to receive the Academic license.

If you do not have a university email you have to attach some documents for your status verification, e.g. photo of your student card, contract with your name, etc.

All requests are reviewed manually. Usually, it takes about three working days.



OEM license

DBeaver can become a part of your internal system or platform. We will be glad to discuss different options of the partnership. If you are interested in such type of integration, please write to us by email.