My employer was recently acquired by a much larger company. In the process of sorting out all the legal details around our licenses for our development software, we have learned that the vendor of our IDE charges a "nominal" fee of 25% of the cost of a new license to transfer our existing licenses to the new corporate name.
This struck me as absurd. I have not seen such a customer-unfriendly policy from any other vendor. Has anyone else seen this type of policy? Am I way off base in considering this unfriendly and abnormal?
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Wow really, just out of curiosity what products have you seen this with. Often i have had licenses transferred from my name to a company name and have yet to pay any transfer fee.