MVTec HALCON is available in two different software editions: HALCON Progress and HALCON Steady. Both are completely independent editions. This also applies to licensing, and this also means that there is no possibility to “switch“ from one edition to the other.
New features will be available for you as soon as we finished developing them. This reduces your time to market, which is a great benefit.
- New release approximately every six months
- This edition will always contain the latest features
- Available via subscription model
HALCON Steady stands for high compatibility and is your edition of choice if you require long-term support. It receives a new release every two years and is available as standard purchase.
- New release every two years
- Regular maintenance releases for bug fixes
- One-time purchase
The Editions in a Nutshell
HALCON Progress Edition
HALCON Steady Edition
|Subscription-based (automatically renews every year, grants access to all versions released during the subscription period)|
|During the subscription period||Long-term support|
|Included||Purchasable module increment|
Runtime license upgradability
|Free up to 2 years after purchase||Available on request|
|Validity is limited to the|
Not sure which edition fits best for you?
Do not hesitate to ask your contact person at MVTec or your local sales partner for more advice.