Choosing the right Pimcore Edition

Data & experience management challenges can vary greatly between enterprises. That’s why we offer a whole range of options that cater to your specific solution and architecture needs. Our experts have created an easy-to-use decision-making tool that helps you select the right Pimcore Edition for your project. No worries, we’re here to guide you through the jungle of alternatives!

Pricing Table

Cloud
Edition
Enterprise
Edition
Community
Edition
PIM/MDM/DAM & DATAHUB
DXP/CMS/E-COMMERCE

Headless DXP/CMS only

ENTERPRISE FEATURES
not supported
SYSTEM SETUP

Out-of-the-box, instant access, ready-to-go

Installation is required before the system is ready to go.

Installation is required before the system is ready to go.

DATA MODEL

Configuration only

Full flexibility, possibility to extend the configured data model via code

Full flexibility, possibility to extend the configured data model via code

CUSTOMIZATION
  • Configuration only
  • No developer required

100% framework flexibility & adaptability with Pimcore SDK

100% framework flexibility & adaptability with Pimcore SDK

HOSTING
  • Cloud (AWS) - included in costs
  • No IT staff required

On-premises - in your own or your partner’s infrastructure

On-premises - in your own or your partner’s infrastructure

LICENSE

Pimcore Commercial License (PCL)

Pimcore Commercial License (PCL)

Open Source (GPLv3)

TIME TO MARKET
  • Quick MVP
  • Short time to market

Longer time to market

Longer time to market

SETUP USUALLY DONE BY

Self-service or Client Success Manager

Developer

Developer

UPDATES & UPGRADES
  • Automatic – no effort
  • Always up-to-date & latest features available
  • Decide on your own
  • Efforts for update/upgrade/migration needed
  • Decide on your own
  • Efforts for update/upgrade/migration needed
PREDICTABILITY OF COSTS

100% predictable

Costs depend on multiple factors (infrastructure, integration, templating, etc.)

Costs depend on multiple factors (infrastructure, integration, templating, etc.)

BILLING/COSTS FOR SOFTWARE

Recurring subscription (annual payment) for software as a service

Recurring subscription (annual payment) for Enterprise License

Free software

PROJECT SUCCESS SUPPORT
  • Onboarding success hours included in Cloud Edition plans
  • Optional Pimcore Client Success Packages available
  • Project consulting & implementation by Pimcore Solution Partner
  • Optional Pimcore Client Success Packages available
  • Project consulting & implementation by Pimcore Solution Partner
  • No direct support by Pimcore
TECHNICAL SUPPORT
  • Pimcore helpdesk included
  • Optional SLA with more powerful support (uptime, fast guaranteed response times, etc.)
  • Community support (GitHub – for Community Bundles)
  • Pimcore helpdesk included
  • Optional SLA by Partner and/or Pimcore
  • Community support (GitHub)
  • Optional SLA by Pimcore Partner

Do you need more details?

Our decision-making tool can be very helpful – but do you need even more information regarding the scope and features of our Pimcore Editions? No problem at all. There is a more detailed comparison right in front of you just with a click of a button.

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