Pydio Cells Pricing

We offer you two versions of Pydio file sharing software:

The free and easy to install community Home version, that will covers your basic needs. And our subscription based Enterprise Distribution, which suits from small teams to large deployments and offers all of Pydio's features, a high level of control and our SLA covered support services.

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License AGPL v3

Commercial License

Community support

Unlimited Level 3 support

Basic sharing and authentification

Advanced sharing and authentification

AD/LDAP connectors, Simple easy transfer sharing, ....

Advanced administration security and high availability

Template path data sharding, configuration data retention versioning policies, security policies on REST requests,...

Compliance enterprise security features

Role-based ACLs and security policies, compliant auditable logs, cells chat desactivation, metadata based permissions,..

Perfect for home use

Starter pack up to 20 users: 1980€/year
Up to 100 users: 4980€/year
Contact us for volume pricing

FAQ - Licensing & Pricing

What is the latest version ? Pydio 8 or Pydio Cells ?

Pydio Cells is the latest version of Pydio, fully written in Go and offering the full range of features of Pydio 8. Pydio 8 community reaches end-of-life state in December 2019. If you want to purchase a Pydio 8 license, you will have to pay a long term support surcharge of 3000 euros ex VAT.

Where can I download Ajaxplorer ?

Ajaxplorer is the name of Pydio's first versions. It was discontinued in 2014. You should download our newest release Pydio Cells

What are the requirements ?

The following elements are required to compile and run pydio on your machine
Go language v1.10 or higher (with a correctly configured Go toolchain),
MySQL database 5.6 or higher (or MariaDB equivalent),
[Frontend] For running the PHP frontend, PHP-FPM is required as well (see pydio/cells-front repository).
Note: We have developped and tested Pydio Cells on MacOS, Ubuntu, Debian and CentOS. Windows version might still have unknown glitches and is not yet supported.
Minimum Pydio Cells Home configuration 2cores 4GB Ram

What is a Pydio user ?

A user is defined as any individual who is authorized to access your system and who has been given a unique user name or identifier (regardless of whether the user has used those credentials to access the Software). No more than one individual may use an issued user name or identifier. In order to maintain control over the total number of users in your system, you may limit the number of shared users to be created in the administration panel of the system, or you can share the folder/file as a public link and password protect it.

Can I use Pydio to build my own software and not contribute back my own code ?

Yes, you can, but you will need to sign an OEM / private licensing agreement.

Can I use Pydio Enterprise Distribution for free ?

You can install our 30 days trial and use it for free for 30 days. You just need to contact us for a trial key. You can alternatively use our free Community Edition.

As a hosting service provider, I would like to offer a hosted file sharing service to my customers. How can I do it ?

You can offer private cloud deployment of Pydio Enterprise to your customer. Contact us for more details.

Do you offer educational pricing ?

We do provide educational discounted pricing. Please contact our sales team for a quotation.

Do you provide discounts for multi-year agreements?

We do not offer multi-year contracts because we want our customers to have the flexibility to decide how best to move forward.

Can you do custom development of Pydio add ons ?

We can do custom development for our enterprise customers. You can choose to contribute the code or keep it private. If you want to keep it private, you will be charged for yearly maintenance.

Which version of Pydio should I use between Pydio 8 and Pydio Cells ?

As Pydio Cells becomes the only supported version in January 2020, you should definitely use Pydio Cells.