Re: [AMBER] Announcement about upcoming changes to Amber license fees

From: Dr. Vaibhav Anil Dixit via AMBER <>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2023 10:25:13 +0530

Dear David,
This is really great news for academic groups around the world.
It would also be helpful if you can have special discounts for start-ups.
A big thanks to you and the rest of the Amber development team.
Happy new year and best wishes and regards.

On Mon, Jan 2, 2023 at 7:27 PM David A Case via AMBER <>

> He everyone: here is an announcment about upcoming changes to Amber
> license
> fees:
> License fees for Amber22 will change on April 15, 2023. The fee for
> not-for-profit users will be removed, and fees for for-profit users
> will become $25,000 USD for new licensees, and $20,000 for returning
> sites.
> The Amber development community wants to thank all those who have
> helped its development through past purchases, all of which go to
> support development and documention. We believe that we can maintain
> a high-quality and innovative code base going forward, while removing
> a significant financial barrier for academic and other not-for-profit
> users.
> Note there is no change to license itself, just to the license
> fee. AmberTools will continue to use the GNU General Public License
> (GPL), whereas Amber itself has own license. The main difference
> is that AmberTools can be modified and redistributed as allowed by
> the GPL, whereas Amber allows modifications but not redistribution.
> See the individual license files for details.
> ...thanks...and Happy New Year to all!....dave case
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Dr. Vaibhav A. Dixit,
Asst. Prof., Department of Medicinal Chemistry,
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research,
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