OEM License allows integrating the functionality of FabulaTech's products into third-party software solutions. OEM License provides the right to redistribute Virtual Serial Port Kit as an integral part of some solution.
OEM version comes with SDK and Developer API. SDK package provides the way for easy integration and redistribution. Developer API provides all tools necessary to configure and fully control the software from your own application.
FabulaTech OEM License Options
Integration with the help of Software Development Kit
Integration of the OEM version into a customer's software is performed with the help of Virtual Serial Port Kit SDK.
1. Installation package.
MSM installation package is provided for integration of Virtual Serial Port Kit core components into the installer of a third-party application. The following installers are supported natively: WIX, Windows Installer, InstallShield, Visual Studio Installer. It’s possible to use any other setup authoring tools to create a single compound file if needed.
2. Developer API.
Developer API is an interface for configuring and controlling Virtual Serial Port Kit without using native configuration GUI program. Any functionality available in the native configuration GUI program can be gained with the help of the developer API. It means that the functionality of Virtual Serial Port Kit can easily be integrated into a customer's own application. If desired, Virtual Serial Port Kit branding can be completely hidden from the end user.
Developer API formats:
- Dynamic Link Library
- .NET Component
- Embarcadero (Borland) Component
3. Source Code Examples.
Source code examples are available for major programming languages and can be used in different Interactive Development Environment:
- Microsoft Visual Studio
- Embarcadero C++ Builder
- Embarcadero Delphi
Complete documentation describes the integration process of OEM version into the third-party installer in detail.
Detailed description of the developer API contains the definition of all the classes, methods, properties and events.
OEM version with embedded license key
Virtual Serial Port Kit is provided “as is” and can be bundled with another application. The OEM license key is embedded into the program installer thereby the end user only has to install the program without applying a license key.
The end custom product can be developed and designed by FabulaTech depending on a customer's requirements. The functionality of Virtual Serial Port Kit can be modified fully or partially according to a customer's demands and needs. If desired, some particular features of Virtual Serial Port Kit can be blocked, removed or added. A rebranded version of GUI can be created as well.
Professional assistance is available to all the OEM customers via a dedicated support channel. Online support team offers both IT support and complimentary IT services.