Software licensing

Open Source policy

Enonic is highly committed to open source.

The majority of our software is licensed under Apache 2.0 or GPL 3.0. A small selection our projects are available under the Enonic license.

Apps, libs and starters are all marked with their respective license on Enonic Market, and in their code repository.

Enonic XP and Content STUDIO

Our flagship software - Enonic XP and Content Studio - are licenced as GPL 3.0, with linking exception.

By downloading Enonic XP you agree on the following terms:
- You are free to use, change and re-distribute the software according to license- The software is provided "AS IS" - Enonic accepts no liability, indemnity or warranties

Read the full license agreement. Full source code is available at

GPL Linking exception means you can create applications on the platform without being subject to licensing them as GPL too.
Derivate work of the platform itself is however subject to the terms of the GPL license.

NB! Commercial licensing is available on demand

Enonic License

The Enonic License is a permissive, non-copyleft license, providing the right to "use, copy, distribute, make available, and prepare derivative works of the software” with a few limitations.

You cannot:

  • Provide the products to others as a managed service 
  • Circumvent the license key functionality or remove/obscure features protected
  • Remove or obscure any licensing, copyright, or other notices

Read the full license agreement.