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Zulu Builds of OpenJDK for ISVs

  • Reduce your support costs
  • Simplify your customers’ deployments
  • Protect your and your customers IP

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Develop Once, Deploy Everywhere, Risk Free

Why Choose Zulu Builds of OpenJDK for Redistribution ?

With Zulu Builds of OpenJDK, Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) can deploy risk-free OpenJDK experiences to their customers. ISVs get timely security updates, great Azul support, IP protection and indemnification, and can deploy 100% Open Source Java across more platforms ensuring simple, straightforward develop once, deploy anywhere workflows.

Shorter Sales Cycle

No need for your customers to deploy their own Java.

Reduce Compliance Risk

No dependency on proprietary Oracle licensing and no open source contamination.

Redistribute to More Platforms

Unique support for native Alpine Linux, Solaris x86, as well as Linux, Windows and MacOS.

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Highly Secure

Protect you and your customers from hackers with unique Critical Security Updates (CPU).

JDK Scorecard for Redistribution

Redistribution JDK Feature Azul Zulu Oracle Java SE Red Hat OpenJDK Amazon Corretto Adopt OpenJDK
100% open source with no field of use restrictions
 
 
 
 
 
TCK Tested (Java SE compliant)
 
 
 
 
 
Patent Indemnification (IP grant to use JDK)
 
 
 
 
 
Certified non-contamination (through GPLv2 or other licenses)
 
 
 
 
 
Source code modified to eliminate contaminating paths
 
NA
 
 
 
Indemnification against license contamination
 
 
 
 
 
ISV dedicated support (dedicated team)
 
 
 

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RHEL
Windows

 
 
SLA for quarterly updates
 
 
 
 
 
Commercial product enhancements (TLS 1.3, JFR, fonts)
 
 
 
 
 
Startup performance enhancements
 
 
 
 
 
OpenJFX (JavaFX), 32 and 64-bit
 
 
 
 
 
Java 7 support
 
 
 
 
 
Broad Platform Support, e.g. Native Alpine Linux (musl libc), Solaris x86
 
 
 
 
 

What Do Other Software Vendors Say About Redistributing Zulu Builds of OpenJDK?

“Our relationship with Azul began seven years ago when together we brought open source Java to Microsoft Azure. Azul is well-positioned to assist the Java community with building, migrating and scaling apps in the cloud.”

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Amanda Silver

CVP of Product for Developer Tools at Microsoft

 

“At Software AG, we have used Azul Zulu as well as other products for over a year, and we can say first hand that our customers have remained wholly satisfied with the quality of the Zulu JDK.”

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Dr. Gudrun Gelfand

Senior Director R&D at Software AG

“Azul provides a well-supported, reliable and secure Java JDK and runtime that we use in many of SAS Institute’s products and solutions. The satisfaction of thousands of SAS customers demonstrates the quality of the Zulu JDK and Azul as a great Java support partner.”

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Sam Penfied

SAS Product Manager

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