FileCatalyst has extremely flexible licensing/pricing options that will fit into any budget. It can be licensed perpetually, or on a pay as you go basis both on- premise, or in a cloud deployment. Select a license type below for details.

Starting at $500/month (3 month minimum)


This is a subscription license model, which allows the use of FileCatalyst Direct without a large up-front capital expense. Pricing starts at $500/month for a single 1 Gbps server and $1000/month for a single 10 Gbps server. Pricing scales based on concurrent connections (5 are included), and which client applications you require (Express client included). With subscription terms of 3, 6 or 12 months, it can be budgeted into either short or long term projects. 


  • Subscription terms of 3, 6, or 12 months
  • Unmetered – no additional charges for data transferred
  • Starts at $500 / month – single server – 1 Gbps total bandwidth
  • Starts at $1000 / month -single server – 10 Gbps total bandwidth. 
  • Base price includes Express client and 5 concurrent connections
Get a Subscription License

Starting at $3,000


With this licensing model, the software is licensed for life.  An upfront license fee is paid which includes one year of support, and there is an optional 20% annual support/maintenance fee.  This model is ideal for organizations that prefer the predictable upfront capital cost and annual renewal costs.  There is no data caps, so you can transfer as much data as you need, any time with no additional costs.


  • First year of support and maintenance included, optional thereafter
  • Unmetered – no additional charges for data transferred
  • Based on your specific bandwidth and concurrency needs
  • Software suite is licensed a-la-carte
*License fee starts at $3000 USD for a single server location, and comes with our FileCatalyst Express and 5 concurrent connections.
Get a Perpetual License

Starting at $0.35/GB


When purchasing a consumption license, enter the special coupon code to claim your $600 credit. This will waive the $200 setup fee, and provide up to 2TB of free data transfer.


This license model is perfect for organizations that do bulk transfer only occasionally or on a per event basis, and where there is a predictable volume of data, or if you require unlimited bandwidth transfers whenever you are moving files. You can budget the costs of the data transfer into your overall project budget, and not continue to pay when the project is complete. In addition, those offering a service that require a model that has a low entry cost and scales with their business will benefit from this model.


  • License never expires
  • Metered – you only pay for data transferred by the GB
  • No bandwidth or concurrent connection limits
  • Access our entire client software suite, with unlimited distribution
  • Use the same license on multiple FileCatalyst Servers

Consumption Calculator

Sign up for a per-GB license at with no up front cost and send your first 50GB for free.  Prices start at $0.35 per GB.

Get a Consumption License
Discount code value: $600. Expires August 31st 2020. Applicable for 2 1-month periods. 

Starting at $1.75/hr.


This license model is ideal for organizations that do not have their own infrastructure, and wish to use cloud based infrastructure.  These resources are generally billed per hour, and the FileCatalyst marketplace offerings fit this model perfectly, and allow the billing to be done completely through your cloud provider.  Bandwidth is generally limited by the cloud provider based instance size you choose.


  • Support for AWS, Azure, Google and Oracle Clouds
  • BYOL and Per-hour options available
  • Integrated with cloud provider billing

Per hour costs start at $1.75 per hour, and scales up based on instance size. For BYOL, you can use any of the license types on your cloud, including monthly subscription, a “Per-GB” or a perpetual license .

You can see full pricing information, or purchase the hourly instances directly from their respective cloud marketplaces using the following links:

AWS Marketplace
Azure Marketplace