Here you can find useful information on how to purchase CacheGuard Products and Services. CacheGuard Web Gateway is offered as a monthly or yearly subscription service. We also provide virtual or hardware appliances as an option. The subscription rate mainly depends on the number of connected users and the required support level. Subscription prices start from 9.99 USD per month for up to 100 users in forwarding mode (to protect Web users) and/or 20 simultaneous users in reverse mode (to protect Web applications).
Purchasing a subscription is a three-step process. 1) To subscribe, you should first either download CacheGuard-OS and install it on the machine of your choice (virtual or hardware) or purchase and download CacheGuard-VE (or purchase CacheGuard-HW). Thereafter, you can subscribe from your installed CacheGuard appliance.
2) We assign to each installed CacheGuard appliance a S/N (Serial Number) that uniquely identifies each appliance. To setup the S/N of your CacheGuard appliance, your appliance should be registered on our registration & subscription portal. Registration & Subscription are done using the Web GUI of your installed appliance. To register, please go to the menu item [GENERAL] > [Main Settings] > [Registration & Subscription] (or click on the blinking “Register & Subscribe” icon in the mini menu bar at the top of the Web GUI window) and follow given instructions. At this step you will need an OTP (One Time Password) that you can request by clicking on the Get a One Time Password link (in front of the “OTP” field).
3) Once your CacheGuard appliance is registered, the [Registration & Subscription] page looks like the screenshot above. Follow the Manage Subscription link (in front of the “License Key” field) to either 1) Purchase a new subscription or 2) Request the validation of your already paid subscription (with and invoice reference) or 3) Submit your activation code (if you got any). Upon receipt of your payment or validation/activation request, you will receive all required information by email to complete your subscription.
CacheGuard-VE and CacheGuard-HW stand respectively for CacheGuard Virtual Edition and CacheGuard Hardware. To purchase CacheGuard-VE or CacheGuard-HW please ASK For a QUOTE to get our prices. You can find more information about CacheGuard-VE and CacheGuard-HW at Web Gateway.
Purchase Punctual Anomaly Handling
Please note that if you have gone over the number of anomaly submission limit included in your subscription plan you can purchase a punctual anomaly handling. The price for a punctual anomaly handling is set at 199.00 USD.
CacheGuard Pricing Key Factors
Here you will find some key factors used for the pricing.
How to Pay
You can purchase a subscription through PayPal Subscription or through Money Transfer or through PayPal Payment. In case where you choose to subscribe through PayPal Subscription, your PayPal account is charged when you validate your subscription and every month or year at the anniversary date of your subscription. Choosing PayPal Subscription allows you to have your subscription rapidly activated.
In case where you choose to subscribe through Money Transfer or PayPal Payment, you will receive an invoice and your subscription is then activated or renewed manually by our services after having received your payment. Please note that payments by Money Transfer or PayPal Payment can only be processed for yearly subscriptions.
CacheGuard Free Edition
CacheGuard-OS is free of charge for up to 5 users in forwarding mode (to protect Web users) and/or 3 simultaneous users in reverse mode (to protect Web applications). The free edition includes all features available in the commercial edition. To use the free edition you can make a donation through PayPal, we appreciate all donations regardless of the amount donated.