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Which license option is best for you?

Below is chart that can walk you through the process of deciding which Bing Maps license best meets your needs. Need more guidance? Check out the FAQ or contact us.

Website

Windows Development App

Mobile App

Mobile Asset Management Tracking

Education or Non-Profit


Bing Maps for Enterprise is a Microsoft Cloud Service for customers who need to add an intelligent business mapping and visualization solution to their commercial or consumer applications. Bing Maps offers a variety of licensing options to align with your application and business needs. Whether you're looking to create a new consumer web application with custom maps, improve your business intelligence and CRM insight or more effectively manage tracked assets and resources, Bing Maps has a geospatial package that's right for you.

Not sure which Bing Maps license you need? Review the chart below to learn more about Bing Maps licensing options.



What is your
application type?
What is the anticipated usage
for this application?
Type of
license
Next
steps
Website
Open to the general public or over a private network
Less than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year Applications using up to 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year qualify for limited website and mobile app terms within the Bing Maps API Terms of Use.

Under these terms you may use up to 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year.
Create a Bing Maps account and Basic Bing Maps key to authenticate your application. Please review the Limited License Use terms. To get started, review developer resources here.
More than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year Applications using more than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year will need a Bing Maps Transaction subscription license for the number of billable transactions that will be used. Fill out the Request for Quote form to have a Bing Maps representative assist you with your licensing options.
Windows Development App Less than 50,000 cumulative billable transactions with any 24-hour period Application using up to 50,000 billable transactions per 24-hour period qualify for Windows development app terms within the Bing Maps API Terms of Use.

Under these terms you may use up to 50,000 cumulative billable transactions within any 24 hour period.
Create a Bing Maps account and Basic Bing Maps key to authenticate your application. Please review the Limited License Use terms

To get started, review developer resources here
More than 50,000 cumulative transitions with any 24-hour period Applications using more than 50,000 transactions per 24-hour period will need Bing Maps Transaction subscription license for the number of billable transactions that will be used. Fill out the Request for Quote form to have a Bing Maps representative assist you with your licensing options.
Mobile App Less than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year Applications using up to 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year qualify for limited website and mobile app terms within the Bing Maps API Terms of Use. Create a Bing Maps account and Basic Bing Maps key to authenticate your application. Please review the Limited License Use terms
More than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year Applications using more than 125,000 billable transactions per calendar year need Bing Maps Transaction subscription license for the number of billable transactions that will be used. Fill out the Request for Quote form to have a Bing Maps representative assist you with your licensing options.
Mobile Asset Management Tracking Refer to the Terms of Use for details on usage and limits for Business Applications with Mobile Asset Management tracking (See Section 2(v) under Volume Licensing). Applications with mobile asset management are assets that are used in fleet management to track, store, query, display or perform calculations using an asset's GPS position. A business application with Mobile Asset Management usage will require a mobile asset management license. Fill out the Request for Quote form to have a Bing Maps representative assist you with your licensing options.
Education or Non-Profit Use
Website, Windows App, or Mobile App
Less than 50,000 cumulative billable transactions with any 24-hour period Application using up to 50,000 billable transactions per 24-hour period qualifies for Education or non-profit use within the Bing Maps API Terms of Use. Under these terms you may use up to 50,000 cumulative billable transactions within any 24 hour period. Create a Bing Maps account and Basic Bing Maps key to authenticate your application. Please review the Limited License Use terms To get started, review developer resources here.
More than 50,000 cumulative transitions with any 24-hour period Application using more than 50,000 transactions in a 24-hour period need Bing Maps Transaction subscription license for the number of billable transactions that will be used Fill out the Request for Quote form to have a Bing Maps representative assist you with your licensing options.

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