In 2022 Adobe announced two sets of price increases. The first in March/April for Creative Cloud and Design Applications. The price increase (the first since Q1 2018) although announced, was not widely implemented due to some processing and license model anomalies.
Adobe is now poised to put those increases in to place across the commercial customer base. Along with the Design apps/Creative Cloud increase, there was also an announcement made in the Fall of 2022 about an estimated 40% increase on Acrobat Pro.
The Acrobat Pro story is a bit different than the design apps. The price increase while notable is specific to Acrobat Pro. Many of the features that are widely used in Adobe Sign are now in Acrobat Pro.
Acrobat Pro Price Increase FAQ
To highlight a significant upside, Adobe has now made Acrobat Standard, a fully functional pdf editable application available on MAC and WIN. Previously Acrobat Standard was available for WIN only. Pricing for this licensing is less than Acrobat Pro, and is not part of announced increase. We anticipate many businesses exploring the move from Pro to Standard.
If you are a Commercial/Business customer with Adobe, most likely you have seen, or will see shortly a notification of these changes.
Depending on what Adobe licensing model your organization is currently enrolled in, there are paths to investigate to get the best cost and value for your Adobe licensing. Reach out to use at LicenseMySoftware to help guide you. We are happy to inform and compete for your business.