Licensing

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Q: Is Katalon Studio open-source, how can I download the source code?


Katalon Studio is a freemium test automation application. In general, the software is free to use for your project or to providing automated testing service for your clients, but it is prohibited to redistribute/sublicense the tool or embed our software into your products or reverse the software. For more details, refer to the Software License Agreement.

Q: Why Katalon Studio is free? How do you fund the tool development? 


Katalon Studio originated from KMS Technology R&D. It has been a successful solution for many automation projects ranging from small to large teams for enterprise clients. Katalon Studio is free to use, thanks to the testing services provided by KMS Technology that fund its product development. To support future releases, please consider subscribing to our business support services.

Q: What is the policy for Katalon Studio business use? Can I use Katalon Studio to perform automation testing for my clients? 


We encourage our users to utilize Katalon Studio for their projects or providing automated testing service for their clients. Please contact us if you are providing automation services and would like to become a partner. However, it is prohibited to redistribute/sublicense the tool or embed our software into your products or reverse the software. For more details, refer to the Software License Agreement.

Q: Can I share my test cases or installation files with my teammates/clients to run the scripts? 


You can share your test scripts and installation files with your teammates and clients without violating Katalon License Agreement.