Argonne National Laboratory

PCx Software License Agreement

Scientific Use: PCx is copyrighted software owned by the University of Chicago. It is not in the public domain; however, it may be used at no cost for education and nonprofit research purposes. The copyright notice must be retained on all copies, and the software, including derivative works, may not be resold or redistributed. Modifications and derivative works must be reported to the technical contact noted below, and must carry a prominent notice stating that you changed specified portions of the software.

Commercial Use: Commercial nonexclusive licenses are available for internal use by commercial entities and distribution or incorporation into a commercial software package. Licensing fees are based on a one-time payment for each copy or on a per CPU basis, with no right to sublicense.

To license PCx from Argonne, print a copy of the licensing agreement, complete the form, sign it, and send the signed license agreement to:

Technology Development Commercialization
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL 60439 USA
(800) 627-2596

Commercial License Fees
Number of CPUs   Annual License Fee
1        $1,000
2-5   $1,000 plus $700 additional per CPU
6-20   $1,000 plus $400 additional per CPU
21-100   $1,000 plus $250 additional per CPU