L i c e n s e
Big Brother is distributed under our Better
than Free license. Clause 2 from that license determines whether
you need to buy a Commercial license.
2. LICENSE GRANT
Quest grants Licensee a non-exclusive and non-transferable
license to use the Product. Licensee may not use the product for commercial
purposes beyond an initial thirty (30) day evaluation period without the
purchase of a commercial license from Quest. Commercial purposes include any
activity engaged in for the purpose of directly generating revenue or in
support of activity that generates revenue. This license does not entitle
Licensee to receive from Quest hard-copy documentation, technical support,
telephone assistance, or enhancements or updates to the Product.
If you want to discuss the particulars of your situation, just
drop a note to
email@example.com on how you intend
to use BB and we'll be happy to help.
Big Brother is Free for Non-Commercial Use
Big Brother is appropriate for personal use (non-commercial) and use by not-for-profit organizations; others are required to use the Professional Edition.
More information about our licensing...
Outsourcing is a special challenge for licensing. Click
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Educational,Government and Non-profit
Generally don't need a commercial license unless you're monitoring
e-commerce sites or other revenue-producing activities, or you've been
outsourced to monitor their servers.