Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to commonly asked questions.

Is Brakeman Pro a hosted solution (SaaS)?

No. Brakeman Pro is intended to be used on your own machines. We do not access, store, or transmit any of your information from our applications.

If you would like a SaaS version of Brakeman Pro, check out our Code Climate engine.

What does “per-seat” licensing mean? Can I install on multiple machines? Can multiple people use it on one machine?

Roughly, “per-seat” is per person. You may install Brakeman Pro Desktop on multiple machines for the same user. However, we are flexible - please contact us if you have questions.

Can I use Brakeman Pro on my client’s code? Do I need more licenses?

You may run Brakeman Pro for any number of applications, as long as you are running it and not your clients. Additionally, you cannot add the Engine gem to applications you do not own.

Can I put Brakeman Pro in the cloud and resell it?

Please contact us to discuss licensing for use in SaaS or other products. Our regular licenses cannot be used outside of an organization’s internal business.

Can I get a quote?

Yes, please contact us for a formal quote. However, our pricing is public and we do not offer discounts.

How is Brakeman Pro different from Open Source Brakeman?

Please see our comparison here.

Can I resell Brakeman Pro?

We are happy to work with VARs and independent sales agents. Contact us for details.

How do I cancel my subscription?

Contact us via our form or email.

Do you perform security assessments?

Not currently. Right now we are focused on building the best Rails security tool we can.

I have a different question.

Feel free to contact us with any questions!