Saxonica: Saxon Product/Feature Matrix

Saxon 9.8 product comparison (Feature Matrix)

For features in version 9.7 products, see the Saxon 9.7 Feature Matrix.

For features in version 9.6 products, see the Saxon 9.6 Feature Matrix.

The table below lists product features and indicates which features are present in which product package.

Language Support HE PE EE EE-T EE-Q EE-V




















Performance Features HE PE EE EE-T EE-Q EE-V





















Extensibility HE PE EE EE-T EE-Q EE-V













Interfaces, APIs HE PE EE EE-T EE-Q EE-V







Product packages

  • HE: Saxon Home Edition (open source)
  • PE: Saxon Professional Edition
  • EE: Saxon Enterprise Edition
  • EE-T: Saxon Enterprise Edition, Transformation package (restricted license allowing XSLT and Schema processing only)
  • EE-Q: Saxon Enterprise Edition, Query package (restricted license allowing XQuery and Schema processing only)
  • EE-V: Saxon Enterprise Edition, Validation package (restricted license allowing Schema processing only)